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1.1 million lives highly at risk in North-East Nigeria by 2030 if development deficit continues, says UNDP Report

This UNDP report, coming on the heels of a United Nations OCHA study, reinforces its findings that stabilization is the way to prevent upwards of 29 million people in the Sahel Region needing costly…  


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…  


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.  


Government of Japan contributes $5.7 million towards the UNDP social stability and security of conflict affected communities in North-East and Middle Belt of Nigeria Project

The Government of Japan has partnered with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Nigeria with a contribution of $5.7 m (equivalent to N2.2 billion) towards the ‘Support for Social…  


Japan and UNDP to contribute towards training and strengthening of capacities of peace operations in Nigeria

The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the Centre for Strategic Research and Studies, National Defence College (CSRS/NDC) today launched a…  


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.  


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…  


Nigerian creative sector steps out for UNDP create to develop connect in Lagos

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Nigeria held its first series of development conversations with the Nigerian creatives dubbed #CreateToDevelop.  

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