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UNDP, ONSA partner to activate community-based platforms for preventing and countering violent extremism

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) have agreed to activate community-based platforms for preventing and responding…  


UNDP and Partners establish Market Linkages for Farmers and Herdsmen

The competition for scarce resources between farmers and herders has had devastating impacts on communities in Nigeria’s Middle-Belt region.  


The Nigeria One UN COVID-19 Response Board holds inaugural meeting and approves US$ 22 million procurement of essential medical supplies to enhance the national response

In addition to US$12 million approved for the procurement of PPE's in April 2020, the Project Board approved an allocation of US$ 10 million to WHO-UNICEF for the acquisition of testing kits and…  


More hands on-deck: Aliko Dangote Foundation contributes N1.5 Billion (USD $ 3.8 million) to the Nigeria UN COVID-19 Basket Fund

The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) has joined hands with the United Nations in Nigeria with a total sum of N1.5 Billion (equivalent to USD $3.8 million) contribution to the Nigeria UN COVID-19 Basket…  


UN procures ventilators and other medical supplies to boost the Government of Nigeria’s response to COVID-19

A shipment of ventilators and other essential medical supplies procured by the UN system in Nigeria to support the Government’s COVID-19 response arrived at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport today.  


The UN in Nigeria launches a COVID-19 Basket Fund to support Government response.

The UN system in Nigeria, in collaboration with the Government, has launched the COVID19 Basket Fund to complement ongoing efforts to mobilise resources in support of the National COVID-19…  


Government of Japan announces USD $2.5 million for Early Recovery and Peacebuilding in Northeast Nigeria

The Government of Japan has announced the release of 2,5 million dollars for early recovery and peacebuilding activities in Northeast Nigeria.  


Solar powered lanterns light up homes in Ngwom, Borno State

Through the project funded by the Government of Japan, UNDP partnered with a Japanese electronics company Panasonic, to improve the living standards of the community by providing them with solar…  


Peugeot Nigeria: 50 youths from Borno complete technical skills training thanks to UNDP and EU support

The Peugeot Automobile Nigeria (PAN) Learning Centre in Kaduna graduated 50 youths from Borno State who completed a vocational training in auto mechanics technology and trades, including painting,…  


UNDP and Channels Television agree on a strategic partnership will promote public engagement and inform development strategies

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Nigeria and Channels Television today announced a new strategic partnership to promote public engagement on the development issues facing Nigeria with…  

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