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The UNDP and Government of Japan handover ambulances to the NCDC to enhance response efforts in Nigeria’s fight against COVID-19

UNDP in collaboration with the Government of Japan, handed over three ambulances to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) today as part of its support to Federal Government led-efforts in…  


20 percent of the fulltime workforce in Nigeria lost employment during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, says new UNDP and National Bureau of Statistics report

A new report by UNDP and the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says that 20 percent of the fulltime workforce in Nigeria lost employment during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.  


Youth’s contribution to local economy recovery and strengthening social unity

In Bama town, Borno State, Nigeria, Mohammed is preparing his viewing centre for the football match that will start later in the evening  


Equipping conflict affected communities with skills to rebuild

In its eleventh year, the conflict in north-east Nigeria remains one of the most severe crises in the world.  


The UNDP Nigeria Accelerator Lab, 2 Day Workshop: Tackling Nigeria’s Youth Unemployment Challenge

Join us for a 2 day workshop on Tackling Nigeria's Youth unemployment challenge on 27th and 28th of August 2021, 10am –1:00pm WAT  


Assessing the Impact of Conflict on Development in North-east Nigeria

The objective of this report is to become a useful resource for understanding and working around conflict to foster the process of stabilization, peacebuilding and recovery in the region.  


New skills for survivors of conflict

Mohammed now wants to give back, by teaching other community members interested in learning from him. He has big plans for opening a shoe factory in Banki, giving jobs to young people thereby helping…  


Creating unity and peace through community led platforms

Hajja Ali, is a member of Bama’s community platform and plays a critical role in representing the voices and concerns of women and girls.  


Yagana speaks out: rebuilding Banki through community voice

Yagana Ibrahim never expected to have her fair say in community decisions. A mother of four, Yagana hails from Banki in Bama Local Government Area Borno State, Nigeria.  


Rebuilding a new life in the wake of improved security

Before the insurgency began in northeast Nigeria, Falmata Ali was a businesswoman in Banki, a town near the Nigerian and Cameroon border.  

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