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  • 9. feb. 2015UNDP sees public-private partnerships for investments in infrastructure as vital for achieving sustainable developmentWith populations growing, some estimates suggest annual infrastructure spending in developing countries must increase between US$1.8-2.3 trillion each year by 2020, and more of these resources must come from the private sector through public-private partnerships, according to Magdy Martínez-Solimán, UNDP’s Director of Bureau for Policy and Programme Support.

  • UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton Visits Rwanda22. jun. 2015UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton Visits RwandaUNDP Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton visited Rwanda over the weekend as part of her official visit to Africa. Committed to raising awareness of UNDP’s work in poverty reduction and women’s empowerment, Britton witnessed firsthand the agency's projects and their impact on African communities.

  • As Ebola ebbs, a boost for justice in Sierra Leone 24. jun. 2015As Ebola ebbs, a boost for justice in Sierra LeoneMoyamba, Sierra Leone - For over two years, 17-year old Sorbah lived in fear and uncertainty. Falsely charged with burglary in early 2013, his life was put on hold.

  • Madagascar votes in milestone municipal election31. jul. 2015Madagascar votes in milestone municipal electionVoters today headed to the polls in Madagascar to elect mayors and local officials. The election was one of the final steps of a Southern African Development Community (SADC)-brokered roadmap to end the crisis and consolidate the country’s young democracy.

  • As Ebola resurfaces, Liberia focuses on staying at zero cases10. jul. 2015As Ebola resurfaces, Liberia focuses on staying at zero casesWhen a new Ebola case was confirmed in Liberia, almost two months after the country was declared free from the disease, the country’s active case finders spurred into action.

  • UNDP kicks off support for victims of the conflict in Northeast Nigeria3. aug. 2015UNDP kicks off support for victims of the conflict in Northeast NigeriaUNDP has begun to implement a programme of early recovery in the northeast of Nigeria that will create hundreds of jobs while promoting peace and social cohesion among conflict-affected communities.

  • International Youth Day to focus on civic engagement12. aug. 2015International Youth Day to focus on civic engagementAn online campaign spreads the voices of young people from around the world in the build up to International youth Day on August 12.

  • UNDP, Red Cross to help reintegrate Ebola volunteers14. aug. 2015UNDP, Red Cross to help reintegrate Ebola volunteersUNDP and IFRC kick-start a project to reintegrate and train volunteer workers who have been on the front line fighting the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone.

  • Sweden continues commitment to support UNDP by pledging $58.6m for 20153. sep. 2015Sweden continues commitment to support UNDP by pledging $58.6m for 2015The Swedish Government announced its continued commitment to the United Nations Development Programme by making a 2015 core contribution of $58.6m, or 495m Swedish Kroner, to help UNDP support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and fulfill its coordination role for the UN system.

  • 3. sep. 2015Without credible elections peacebuilding activities cannot take placeCredible and inclusive elections are at the core of UNDP’s electoral assistance and a main strategy in the UN’s efforts to prevent electoral violence and conflict, a UNDP Executive Board Side Event heard today.