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Women in leadership on the frontlines of COVID-19

They are healthcare workers and innovators. They are nurses, doctors and caregivers administering vaccines and performing clinical testing. Regardless of their role in the COVID-19 response, they are…  


COVID-19: Ending violence against women and girls

In a targeted effort to empower women and girls and eliminate GBV, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with support from the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative, provides livelihood support and…  


ECOWAS Receives Vital Medical Supplies from UNDP for Second Wave of the COVID-19 Response

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) received a shipment of COVID-19 test kits and other medical supplies procured by the United Nations Develo-pment Programme (UNDP) on the 24th of…  



UNDP and Federal Capital Territory Authority launches Unconditional Cash Transfer Project targeting over 18,000 vulnerable households, MSMEs and informal businesses

With a total contribution of N 264,499,200 million (equivalent to US $694,679.43), the project implemented seeks to alleviate the socio-economic impact of the pandemic on beneficiaries and strengthen…  


COVID-19 RESPONSE: Unconditional Cash Transfers unveiled to support the vulnerable and poor in Ebonyi State

UNDP Nigeria in collaboration with the Ebonyi State Government, have launched an unconditional cash transfer project funded by UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Africa (RBA). With a total sum of N…  


United Nations Nigeria, Nigeria Development Partners Group and International donor community launch UN Plus Offer contributing $250m towards socio-economic recovery support

The United Nations (UN) Nigeria in partnership with the Nigeria Development Partners Group (NDPG) and the international donor community, launched the UN Plus Offer for socioeconomic recovery support…  


COVID-19 Response: EU, Government of Japan, UNDP, Humanitarian Affairs Ministry and Kano State Government launch new unconditional Cash Transfer Project to support 9,600 families and 2,500 SMEs

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with Kano State Government and the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs (FMHDS) have launched an unconditional cash transfer project…  


COVID-19: EU, UNDP, Humanitarian Affairs Ministry and Lagos State Government target 22,600 vulnerable families, 5,000 SMEs in New Unconditional Cash Transfer Project

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with the Lagos State Government and the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development (FMHDS) has…  


COVID-19 crisis: Japan partners with UNDP to support Nigeria's health and socio-economic response

The Government of Japan has partnered with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Nigeria with a contribution of $3,394,286 (equivalent to N1.3 billion) to support the Government of…  

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