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UNDP Launches Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad

The Facility is anchored in the Regional Stabilization Strategy (RSS) for Lake Chad, a ground-breaking initiative led by the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and adopted by its Member States in…  


MPI - More Nigerians are multidimensionally poor than a decade before 2017

New data demonstrate more clearly than ever that labeling countries - or even households - as rich and poor is an oversimplification.  


UNDP to empower 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa through the Tony Elumelu Foundation

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the global development network of the United Nations, has partnered with the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) — Africa’s leading philanthropy committed to…  


EU funded project ends activities in Borno State, records successes.

After 20 months of implementing activities aimed at addressing information and coordination gaps for recovery in Borno State, the project implemented by UNDP concluded its activities on 30 March.  


UNDP, EU to train 600 conflict-affected persons from Borno State in vocational skills

The vocational trainings are aimed at equiping those affected by the conflict with skills that will enable them to be self-reliant as they rebuild their lives.  


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…  


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…  

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