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Mohamed Yahya formally assumes duty as UNDP Resident Representative in Nigeria

UNDP's newly appointed Resident Representative, Mohamed Yahya, formally commenced his duties in Nigeria. My Yahya will be UNDP’s first Resident Representative following the UN reforms that resulted in…  


Nigeria participates in innovation think tank meeting for Africa

The meeting in Dakar is part of UNDP’s initiative intended to create a learning network among country teams and to test new ways of working to address social and environmental challenges.  


UNDP Nigeria Newsletter Jan-Apr 2019

Our newsletter captures activities that UNDP Nigeria Country Office undertakes, engages in and facilitates. Please feel free to share the newsletter within your network and give feedback using details…  


Over 3,400 certified from UNDP and Lagos State Employability Support Project

Since inception, over 1,100 trainees have been recruited by different companies are now in gainful employment. Close to 500 have opted to start their own businesses and are now employing others.  


UNDP takes “Peace Project” to communities in Benue State

The visits conducted in Logo, Guma, Kwande, Buruku and Agatu Local Government Areas were useful in gaining insights in the local conflict dynamics which are unique to communities.  


Nigeria participates in EU-UNDP Conference on Lake Chad Basin Stabilization

UNDP and partners are working towards developing a programme that will support national interventions for immediate stabilisation, in line with UNDP global practice, while also supporting the Lake…  


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…  


UNDP/GEF and FMARD hold communication training for project staff

The objective of the training was to equip them with information and skills to enable them effectively communicate the project, its results and impact on the lives of people.  


UNDP supports 2019 election activities across the Federation

During the 2019 electoral cycle, UNDP took a partnership approach, working closely with several CSOs and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensuring that the elections were…  


UNDP invests $3.7m towards entrepreneurship development in Africa

The investment by UNDP towards the 2019 cohort, in excess of US$3.7 million, is made up of contributions from the regional office and selected UNDP country offices across the continent, including…  

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