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A story of recovery and resilience

19-year-old Aisha Abubakar has witnessed the hardship that comes with experiencing conflict. She painfully recollects when her town Potiskum in Yobe State, north-east Nigeria was attacked years ago by…  


Tree Planting for Peace

UNDP launches tree planting campaign to help preserve the environment and improve livelihoods for youth in border communities of Sokoto and Katsina States  


UNDP Nigeria organizes environmental training for technicians and engineers in the refrigeration and air condition sector

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Environment held a three-day training in Lagos for technicians and engineers to improve energy efficiency…  


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.  


Institutional support towards climate change reporting to the UNFCCC - Third National Communication (TNC)

This project is being implemented to strengthen Nigeria’s technical and institutional capacity to enable it respond effectively to climate change challenges  


UNDP Nigeria Newsletter May_July 2019

Our newsletter captures activities that UNDP Nigeria Country Office undertakes, engages in and facilitates. This product is developed and shared in order to keep our partners and general public…  


UNDP Launches Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad

The Facility is anchored in the Regional Stabilization Strategy (RSS) for Lake Chad, a ground-breaking initiative led by the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and adopted by its Member States in…  


UNDP and partners join forces to strengthen the Groundnut and Rice value chain in Nigeria

The event discussed and establish linkages through the creation of an innovation platforms which will provide sustainable structures for advancement of a win-win interstate food commodity value chain.  


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…  


Green Bonds as an Innovative Financing Mechanism for Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Nigeria

Initially viewed in some quarters as untrue and far-fetched; or at least a problem for future generations only.  

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