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UNDP and Yahoo Japan join forces to scale up wildlife protection project

Windhoek, 3 April 2017 –The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Namibia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Yahoo! Japan on 9 March 2017 to enhance wild animal protection and…  


United Nations Partnership Framework

The Government of the Republic of Namibia will tomorrow sign a new partnership agreement with the United Nations (UN) system in Namibia.  


UN Development Chief Hails Progress on Halting and Reversing Spread of HIV; Says Significant Challenges Remain

Dec. 1, Johannesburg – On the 25th Anniversary of World Aids Day, the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Helen Clark hailed the significant progress made to date in…  


First-ever visit by a UNDP Administrator to Namibia. Helen Clark: “Our programmes here are strongly aligned with the country’s National Development Plan’s focus on inclusive growth, environmental sustainability, and capacity development.”

Dec. 4, Windhoek – On the first day of the first-ever visit by an Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to Namibia, Helen Clark assured national authorities of her…  


Etosha Centenial Symposium

Environmental scientists and researchers are convening near Etosha National Park on 28 – 30 June as part of the programme of commemorating the centenary of Etosha National Park. The symposium will…  


Ministry Awards First Concession with Communities in Khaudum National Park

The Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) has signed a concession with a traditional authority (TA) and two conservancies to establish tourism accommodation facilities in Khaudum National…  


Central African Republic - UNDP Urges Governments to Help End Suffering

Brussels/New York, 20 January 2014 - As the violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) continues, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has called on the international community to help…  


The world celebrates first ever International Day on Sport for Development and Peace

Sports personalities and UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors Marta, Maria Sharapova, Didier Drogba, Iker Casillas, Ronaldo and Zinédine Zidane unite to join the celebration  


United Nations opens up channels for direct participation of people in international decisions

The United Nations will devote the first week of May to getting out the vote for its MY World opinion poll, organizing a multitude of activities in more than 50 countries to raise awareness of and…  

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