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A ceasefire is necessary to protect Yemen from coronavirus

Preparing for a pandemic in one of the most fragile countries on earth.  


Arab states step up response to coronavirus

Almost all nations are taking precautions by closing borders, schools, and public places.  


The struggle for women in politics continues

From suffragettes to modern day feminists, women and men have fought long and hard for women’s right to vote and hold office.  


Recycling waste and creating opportunities for women

For a community in Jordan a new recycling centre represents more than just work.  


Providing hope and support for Yemeni women as conflict drags on

Women become equal partners in addressing urgent needs in their communities.  


Light, life, and peace in Libya

The recent Berlin Summit has opened a new window of opportunity to build a peaceful and inclusive state.  


Breathing new life into sustainable development

Finding ways to help Libya move past more than a decade of conflict.  


UNDP Administrator: 2020 is once in a lifetime opportunity to support Sudan

The international community must immediately boost its support to Sudan to accelerate its transition to civilian rule, said Achim Steiner, the head of UNDP.  


Building social bonds in Jordan

UNDP backs an initiative which addresses the economic and social needs of women.  


Artificial intelligence and policy innovation: New milestones for UNDP and Qatar partnership at 2019 Doha Forum

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the State of Qatar strengthen their partnership with new commitments made at this year’s Doha Forum.  

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