UNDP Country Director: Speech at the opening session of the African Group of Negotiators Meeting
Sep 30, 2015
Excellency, Mr. Hassan Abdelgadir Hilal, Minister of Environment, Forests and Physical Development. Excellency, representatives of the United Nations Environment Programme Regional office for Africa, The New Partnership for African’s Development (NEPAD), the African Union Commission (AUC)
US$ 40 million Announced to Strengthen HIV and Tuberculosis Response in Sudan and reach out to Most Vulnerable Population
Aug 9, 2015
Geneva –9 August, 2015 - Two new agreements reached in Sudan by the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the Federal Ministry of Health and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is set to halt spread of HIV among most at risk Sudanese population and keep TB under control.
Japan Contributes USD 2.5 million to Community Stabilization and Resilience in the Border States of Sudan
Mar 24, 2015
Khartoum - The Government of Japan has allocated USD 2.5 million to UNDP’s Promoting Community Stabilization Programme. This generous contribution enables UNDP to support the Government of Sudan initiating project implementation immediately in the target states.
Japan Contributes USD 750,000 to the Strengthening of Rule of Law in Sudan
Jan 28, 2015
Khartoum, The Government of Japan has made a generous contribution of USD 750,000 to UNDP’s Strengthening the Capacity of the Sudan National Human Rights Commission (SNHRC) project which will be implemented from 2015 to 2018 with the main objective of supporting the SNHRC in the development of its operational, technical and legal capacities to become a cornerstone within Sudan’s national human rights protection system, in line with the Paris Principles.
Switzerland Continues its Support to the Recovery and Development Efforts in Darfur
Sep 18, 2014
Khartoum-September 17, 2014 - Switzerland continues its support to the recovery and development efforts in Darfur. Today, an amount of USD267,000 has been granted to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in support for its Livelihoods and Recovery Programme targeting vulnerable communities in Central, West, North and South Darfur.
Launch of the African Economic Outlook Report 2014
Sep 10, 2014
Khartoum, September 10th, 2014 – The 13th Edition of the African Economic Outlook Report for 2014 was launched today with participation of policy makers, ambassadors of African countries, national and international development partners, and the media. The occasion took place at Mamoun Behiery Centre (MBC), where representatives of the Government, African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and MBC addressed the event.
Graduation Ceremony of Darfur Youth Volunteers
Jun 26, 2014
The ceremony took place simultaneously in El Fasher and Nyala to celebrate the volunteers’ graduation under the project led by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in cooperation with the Peace Studies and Research Centres of the Universities of El Fasher and Nyala. Local authorities such as the State Ministry of Finance, State Judiciary, Ministry of Animal Resource, Darfur Regional Authority (DRA) as well as representatives of the African Union - United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID), El Fasher and Nyala universities have participated in the event.
Darfur reshapes its public spending processes
Jun 9, 2014
Planning a state’s public spending on local infrastructure and basic services, and keeping reliable and transparent records of that expenditure, is crucial. These processes boost citizen confidence about the integrity of its public officials and good use of the public purse.
Crafting South Kordofan’s First Locality Development Plan
May 21, 2014
South Kordofan- The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with South Kordofan state ministries and local authorities have kick started recently South Kordofan’s first ever Five Year Locality Development Plan.
UNDP Regional Meeting on Sustainable Development in a Time of Transition
May 13, 2014
Khartoum - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sudan country office and the UNDP Regional Centre- Cairo are organizing a three day high level regional event hosting the Arab states Environment & Energy Community of Practice (CoP) Meeting during the period 13-15 May, 2014.