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  • Restoring livelihoods and promoting sustainable peace in Nigeria
    Jan 29, 2015

    Selected from various backgrounds, participants of the programme who graduated were further supported with various equipment to enable them start their own businesses. Although the initiative benefitted only these individuals, it complements the Federal government’s programmes aimed at enhancing national capacity for conflict management and promoting inclusive growth and supporting livelihoods of victims of conflict/violence especially women and youth.

  • Today’s IDPs will be tomorrow’s Auto-Mechanic experts - thanks to UNDP
    Apr 19, 2017

    Contuining with interventions aimed at meeting early recovery needs of populations affected by the crisis in the North-East, UNDP is building on activities focusing on empowering Internally Displaced People (IDPs) with skills that would enable them to have sources of livelihoods - following the seven yearlong insurgency in North-East Nigeria, Millions have been displaced and livelihoods disrupted.

  • UNDP’s continuous support, key to Nigeria’s deepening democracy
    Apr 8, 2015

    UNDP’s support in the process was aimed at ensuring that the country continues to enjoy a just, democratic, stable society, with accountable governance and increased transparency, through trusted, regulated, participatory electoral processes. Through partnerships established at different levels with both state and non-state actors, UNDP provided institutional capacity building support, through skills training and knowledge exchange.

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