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Second Lake Chad Conference aims to maintain momentum and expand international support

Millions of people in Africa’s Lake Chad region (north-east Nigeria and parts of Niger, Chad and Cameroon) are facing a profound and protracted crisis driven by extreme poverty, climate change and…  


Supporting youth in Albania to enter the labor market through self-entrepreneurship

In March 2016, thanks to the Swiss cooperation, UNDP launched the Self-employment Programme targeting youth between 18 and 30 years old to strengthen entrepreneurial skills.  


US$70 million initiative to help Georgia adjust to climate change, thanks to Green Climate Fund and Swiss government

The seven-year programme received a $27 million grant from the Green Climate Fund (GCF), $38 million in co-finance from the Government of Georgia, and a $5 million grant from the Swiss Government.  


"Survivors of Extremism" Photo Exhibition

The photo exhibition will take place during the first two weeks of the 37th HRC session.  


Citizens’ Advisory Bureau helps conflict-affected people get back on their feet

UNDP supports five сitizens’ advisory bureaus to support the government in providing administrative, psychological and legal aid in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts.  


Women Have the Right to ‘Freedom from Fear’, say UN Officials

Senior UN officials are calling for an end to violence against women and an end to impunity for sexual abuse.  


Geneva Peace Week: What works and what doesn’t in strengthening national capacities for conflict prevention  

This forth edition of the Geneva Peace Week will focus on conflict prevention, taking stock about the progress towards solutions for the prevention of violent conflicts and looking into the future of…  


SDC and UNDP to support Anti-corruption Efforts in Kosovo

UNDP’s Support to Anti-Corruption Efforts in Kosovo (SAEK II) Project will help prevent and fight corruption in the country.  

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