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UN transitions: Improving Security Council Practice in Mission Settings

This policy paper covers the role of the UN Security Council in mandating and overseeing UN transitions, typically as peace operations are drawn down or significantly reconfigured.  


Strengthening social cohesion: Conceptual framing and programming implications

This Guidance Note seeks to clarify the social cohesion conceptual framework and provide knowledge and practical guidance in assessing and designing effective programs/projects- identifying…  


Germany, UNDP-DPPA Joint Programme renew partnership

The Federal Republic of Germany, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and theUnited Nations Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (DPPA) signed a new US$6.7 million partnership on…  


Do fragile and conflict-affected countries prioritise core government functions?

This research explores ‘core government functions’ and transitions in fragile and conflict-affected situations using the context of Colombia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Sierra Leone and South Sudan as case…  


New UNDP–Sweden partnership will support governance, peacebuilding and resilience

Sweden and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have entered a US$19.3 million partnership to strengthen work on governance, peacebuilding, crisis, and resilience.  


UNDP, DPPA and EU sign new agreement on building national capacities for conflict prevention

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (DPPA) signed today, an agreement with the European Union (EU) to renew the…  


Joint UNDP-DPPA Programme on Building National Capacities for Conflict Prevention - Annual Report 2018

This Annual Report presents an overview of the engagement of the Joint UNDP-DPPA Programme on Building National Capacities for Conflict Prevention in 2018.  


Deployments - 2018

407 experts deployed to 87 countries worldwide in 2018 to support crisis preparedness, response and recovery  


Deployments - 2017

388 experts deployed to 81 countries worldwide in 2017 to support crisis preparedness, response and recovery  


PDNA Guidance: Integrating Conflict Sensitivity

Post-Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) guidelines have been developed to support practitioners who plan and conduct PDNAs.  

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