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UNDP Supports Uganda Feed Her People, Conserve Ecosystems

Zero hunger! The rallying call for both developed and developing nations is to forge a global partnership and end the deprivation of enough and nutritious food, to all the people of the world.  


Judiciary video conferencing system supported by UNDP eases access to justice in Masaka

Inmates, court officials say the system has transformed the administration of justice in Masaka and want it extended to other districts  


Prime Minister of Uganda Launches New Industrial Policy

The Government of Uganda with technical support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a new industrial policy which is expected to spur industrial development and economic…  


Govt, UNDP Launch Jobs and Livelihoods Plan for Refugees, Host Communities

framework to address the socio-economic needs of refugees and host communities, tackle environmental challenges and promote investment, has been launched.  


Risk and Vulnerability Atlas launched to boost Uganda efforts to identify and mitigate disasters

A document that identifies areas in Uganda that are prone to disasters, the extent of the hazard, the probability and frequency of occurrence and magnitude of their impacts has been launched, to boost…  


UNDP, UTB’s take on the Pearl of Africa challenge kicks off to attract tourists

The Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) jointly held a hiking expedition to the snow-capped Mountain…  


The world is at a turning point due to dangerous pressures humans put on the planet, says UNDP

A global 2020 Human Development Report (HDR) launched by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) shows that for the first time in a relationship spanning 300,000 years, instead of the planet…  


UNDP and KOICA project fosters unity, food security and empowers refugees and host communities

Uganda’s open-door policy to refugees has seen the country host over 1.4 million refugees, largely from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and South Sudan, with many joining communities in Acholi…  


UGANDA DEVELOPING GEOSPATIAL DATA TOOL TO PROMOTE CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABLE LAND USE

As part of their mission to protect, manage, and restore areas critical for human life and biodiversity, the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) and the United Nations Development…  


Broken societies put people and planet on collision course, says UNDP

An experimental global index offers a new measurement of human progress that illustrates the challenge of tackling poverty and inequality while easing planetary pressure.  

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