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Peugeot Nigeria: 50 youths from Borno complete technical skills training thanks to UNDP and EU support

The Peugeot Automobile Nigeria (PAN) Learning Centre in Kaduna graduated 50 youths from Borno State who completed a vocational training in auto mechanics technology and trades, including painting,…  


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 partners EU to train 820 IDPs in Borno

In the bid to rebuild and re-establish the source of livelihoods of target populations across Borno state, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with funds from European Union (EU) under the…  


UNDP's Cash for work project continues to make positive impact in people’s lives

Funded by European Union (EU), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with Borno State Government commenced the Large-scale cash for work activity (CFW) in Maiduguri for 2020…  


Officials from North-East Nigeria learn from Japan’s recovery experience

Delivery of people centered interventions that are driven by robust policies and strategies are critical to bridging the humanitarian - development gaps. Recently, UNDP and Japan International…  


UNDP Scaling Fences : Voices of irregular African migrants to Europe

Scaling Fences’ focus is on those migrants who travelled for development-related reasons — whose primary motivation, in their own words, was not humanitarian or protection-related in nature.  


Despite dangers, majority of irregular migrants from Africa to Europe would still travel: UNDP report

Irregular migrants who made the fraught journey from Africa to Europe would do so again despite knowing the dangers of the trip. Some 93 per cent of almost 2,000 irregular migrants surveyed…  


The State of Social Assistance in Africa Report 2019

The State of Social Assistance in Africa report examines processes and trends in social assistance: the origins and evolution of social assistance over time; the introduction of social protection…  


African governments are committing more domestic resources, increasing social assistance to the poor, report reveals

The findings demonstrate that state-provided social assistance like cash, food transfers, and public works programmes are becoming an important policy instrument to address poverty and vulnerability,…  


UNDP organizes Nigeria’s first boarding meeting for the regional stabilization facility for Lake Chad

Key stakeholders from around the country gathered in Abuja for the first board meeting for the regional stabilization facility for Lake Chad.  

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