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Japan releases USD1.5m for Stabilization activities in North-East Nigeria

The funding from the Government of Japan will be utilized within the framework of Integrated Community Stabilization Programme which UNDP has been implementing in the region intended to directly…  


Officials from North-East learn from Japan’s recovery experience

Three officials included one each from three States of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe, which have been the most heavily affected under the conflict. They stayed in Japan for two weeks in Japan.  


Over 700 conflict-affected persons engaged in emergency employment in Borno State

Conflict affected communities now engaged in emergency employment are able to fend for their families without having to depend on humanitarian aid.  


Achieving human development in North-East Nigeria will require addressing root causes of the crisis - Achim Steiner

The decade long military insurgency in North-East Nigeria has eroded the region of development potential. With its roots in prolonged development deficits, addressing the crisis in the region will…  


Over 600 victims of North-East conflict engaged in emergency employment in Borno State

Through partnership with the European Union, over US$8 million will be invested in activities aimed at ridding the region of debris both from the conflict and reconstruction and cleaning up…  


UNDP and Japan flag of distribution of agricultural inputs in Adamawa State

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Adamawa State Government and the Government of Japan flagged off the distribution of agricultural inputs in Loko, a village once hit by Boko Haram in…  


UNDP partners with Civic Foundation for Innovation

Within the context of UNDP’s flagship initiative, the Youth Employability, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Programme, the organisations intend to work together in promoting innovation activities.  


UNDP facilitates establishment of Lake Chad Basin Governors’ Forum

The meeting, attended by over 150 stakeholders representing regional and multilateral organisations, development partners and State Governments, discussed critical issues that needed addressing for…  


Government of Japan releases USD2.5 million for Early Recovery interventions in North-East Nigeria

The funding from the Government of Japan will be utilized within the framework of Integrated Community Stabilization Programme which UNDP has been implementing in the region intended to directly…  


Conference recommends inter-basin water transfer to save Lake Chad

Diminishing water levels of the Lake have contributed to the significant reduction in economic viability of the lake's basin, triggering mass migration, conflicts and crises in the region.  

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