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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,…  


Development dialogue series for Nigeria launched as an initiative geared towards inclusive public engagement

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched the development dialogue series for Nigeria aimed supporting conversations that can constructively inform policy options, strengthen national…  


UNDP partners EU to train 820 IDPs in Borno

In the bid to rebuild and re-establish the source of livelihoods of target populations across Borno state, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with funds from European Union (EU) under the…  


UNDP's Cash for work project continues to make positive impact in people’s lives

Funded by European Union (EU), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with Borno State Government commenced the Large-scale cash for work activity (CFW) in Maiduguri for 2020…  


Despite dangers, majority of irregular migrants from Africa to Europe would still travel: UNDP report

Irregular migrants who made the fraught journey from Africa to Europe would do so again despite knowing the dangers of the trip. Some 93 per cent of almost 2,000 irregular migrants surveyed…  


African governments are committing more domestic resources, increasing social assistance to the poor, report reveals

The findings demonstrate that state-provided social assistance like cash, food transfers, and public works programmes are becoming an important policy instrument to address poverty and vulnerability,…  


Nigeria's Integrated Sustainable Development Goals (iSDG) model Report

The iSDG-Nigeria model is a policy simulation tool for use in aligning our national development strategies and programmes with the SDGs. The core objective of this is to enhance the achievement of the…  


UNDP organizes Nigeria’s first boarding meeting for the regional stabilization facility for Lake Chad

Key stakeholders from around the country gathered in Abuja for the first board meeting for the regional stabilization facility for Lake Chad.  

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