UNDP Climate Change Storytelling Contest: Oxfam supports journalists’ participation with additional fellowships
Sep 15, 2015
Oxfam will support the Voice2Paris global storytelling contest launched in August by the United National Development Programme (UNDP) by providing three additional fellowships for participating journalists to cover the UN Conference on Climate Change, COP21, in Paris in December.
The fight against sexual violence in Eastern DRC: support for victims now effective
Sep 15, 2015
The joint program ‘Tupinge Ubakaji’ has been fighting against sexual violence in Eastern DRC since 2013, with financial support from the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development.
Access for all to sustainable energy
Sep 11, 2015
Contribution from Mme Priya Gajraj, Head of the country’s UNPD programme during the Special Work-group rally to participants formulating the Action Agenda (AAP) and shaping the Investment Programme (IP), aimed at access for all to sustainable energy
Initial training for newly-assigned UN Youth Volunteers
Sep 7, 2015
Nine recently recruited UN Youth Volunteers engaged to evaluate the impact of UNICEF health and education programmes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo , plus three UN Youth Volunteers with UNICEF Cameroon and UNREC Togo followed an initial training course in Kinshasa prior to the assignment.
An English website to reach a larger audience
Aug 21, 2015
This English website will allow UNDP to reach a larger audience and to continue to put the accent on results, beneficiaries, the satisfaction of funding bodies and a good coordination with Congolese authorities.
Select Task Group on National Report Themes for Human Development 2016
Jul 23, 2015
I am honoured to be here with you on the occasion of the special task group for identifying the theme of the next National Report on Human Development of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Statement by Helen Clark on the hird International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3)
Jul 16, 2015
The Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3) reached agreement on an outcome document in Addis Ababa on July 16.
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark on Pope Francis Encyclical on the Environment and the poor
Jun 18, 2015
UNDP works with developing countries to avoid what Pope Francis describes as an "economy of exclusion," and strives to enable progress and growth which benefits everyone.
Boost investment in Africa’s energy for a triple win for people, power and planet, Annan report urges
Jun 5, 2015
African governments, investors, and international financial institutions must significantly scale up investment in energy to unlock Africa’s potential as a global low-carbon superpower.
Final Communiqué of the Ministerial Conference on strengthening the Rule of Law and the fight Against Corruption in Africa, from 2 to 4 June 2015 in Dakar (Senegal)
Jun 4, 2015
The Ministers of Justice and the Conference participants conducted an in-depth analysis of the situation of frameworks and institutions designed to guarantee the rule of law and fight against corruption in their respective countries.