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A place to call home

For 4 years, widowed Hauwa Kala has been living in the General Hospital Internally Displaced Person’s (IDP) camp in Damboa town with her children.  


Government of Japan contributes $4.3 million towards stabilization and early recovery of +11,000 conflict-affected persons and communities in northeast Nigeria

Today, the Government of Japan announced a $4.3 m (equivalent to 1.8 billion NGN) contribution to UNDP Nigeria’s ongoing stabilization and early recovery efforts in the north-east Nigeria.  


Improved learning space brings hope to Uba Hong community

Ruth Edward is a pupil of Government Science Secondary School (GSSS) in Uba Hong Local Government, Adamawa State. She joined the school in 2019 in hopes of earning an education so that one day she can…  


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  


Customs and Immigration Office Reopens on Critical Lake Chad Cameroon-Nigeria Border Through Regional Stabilization Facility

Rehabilitated infrastructure, such as the Customs and Immigration Office, as well as reconstructed police station and barracks, on the border between Nigeria’s town of Banki in Borno State and the…  


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…  


Borno State Government and the United Nations host high-level donor visit in north-east Nigeria

Delegates were able to visit the Banki IDP camp and the newly constructed police station and customs office on the border of Cameroon to learn how development efforts are increasing security and…  


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…  


Creating unity and peace through community led platforms

Hajja Ali, is a member of Bama’s community platform and plays a critical role in representing the voices and concerns of women and girls.  

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