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UNDP deeply saddened by deadly attack in Afghanistan

United Nations personnel working in Afghanistan were killed after demonstrators attacked a UN compound on Friday in the country’s northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif. “I am deeply shocked by the horrific killings of UN colleagues and security personnel,” said Helen Clark, Administrator of the UnitedLue lisää (englanti)

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UNDP deeply saddened by deaths in Nigeria UN attack

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is deeply saddened by the loss of UN personnel and Nigerian citizens killed today in a car bomb attack at the UN compound in the Nigerian capital, Abuja. “I deplore this brutal attack on our UN colleagues in Nigeria,” said UNDP Administrator HelenLue lisää (englanti)

UNDP deeply saddened by plane crash deaths in DRC

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) personnel working in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) were among those killed in a plane crash in Kinshasa on Monday. The plane, returning to the capital from Kisangani, was carrying 29 passengers, including members of UNDP, UN Volunteers andLue lisää (englanti)

UNDP defers programmes for Yemen, Bahrain and Syria

New York — In light of developments in the region, UNDP is deferring its upcoming five-year programmes for Yemen, Bahrain and Syria pending further review.  The decision was taken by UNDP to ensure that new programmes address the evolving development needs of the people in each country.Lue lisää (englanti)

UNDP empowers communities to treat TB in Burkina

Throughout her tough TB treatment, 18-year old Mouniratou (front) received regular home visits from community worker Djeneba Baro. “I do not know how I would have managed without her”, says Mouniratou (photo: Kerstin Gosse/UNDP) 18-year-old Mouniratou in Bobo-Dioulassou is happinessLue lisää (englanti)

UNDP extends solidarity to flood-hit Brazil

UNDP Administrator Helen Clark sent a letter of solidarity to President Dilma Rousseff and reiterated commitment to support the country The United Nations extends solidarity to the Brazilian government, local authorities and civil society organizations in their efforts to cope with the tragedyLue lisää (englanti)

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UNDP food security report in Africa to be honored for excellence

The Africa Human Development Report 2012, titled Towards a Food-Secure Future, has won the 2013 HDR Award for Excellence, which honors every three years the best and most impactful Human Development Reports. The awards, handed to national, sub-national and regional reports have helped advocate theLue lisää (englanti)

UNDP gives technological boost to schools in Albania

A UNDP-supported "e-School" programme in Albania is providing the country’s primary and secondary schools with modern computer labs, high-speed, reliable internet access and training in the information technology skills that are crucial to thrive in a world that is increasinglyLue lisää (englanti)

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UNDP help Lebanese women in conflict-worn communities

Beirut - More than 40 women’s cooperatives have formed small businesses across Lebanon to revitalize communities that were economically devastated by the 34-day conflict with Israel in 2006. Focusing on the well-being of women and wider communities in areas of Lebanon where some live on incomes asLue lisää (englanti)

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UNDP helping recovery efforts in flood-affected Niger

As humanitarian agencies mobilize emergency aid in support of the victims of Niger’s recent floods, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is working with UN agencies and the Government to assess needs and kick-start early recovery activities. Heavy rains and the exceptional increase inLue lisää (englanti)

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