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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.  


UNDP to empower 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa through the Tony Elumelu Foundation

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the global development network of the United Nations, has partnered with the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) — Africa’s leading philanthropy committed to…  


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.  


Nigerian NGO wins global award for local innovative environmental solution

The Equator Prize recognizes innovative initiatives from local communities and indigenous people who demonstrate exceptional achievements in the areas of nature-based actions that address climate…  


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…  


UNDP partners with Civic Foundation for Innovation

Within the context of UNDP’s flagship initiative, the Youth Employability, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Programme, the organisations intend to work together in promoting innovation activities.  


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