Democratic Governance

Challenges in Yemen

Yemen is entering a critical phase in its history and fledging transition from autocracy to democracy, 2013 represents a milestone year for the country as it attempts to achieve a series of crucial benchmarks. More

Our Goals

In response to Yemen’s challenges and the Transitional Period, the UNDP Country Office undertook a massive realignment of its resources and capacities to target and align its priorities to the Transition Period. This new focus was motivated by the Gulf Cooperation Council Implementation Mechanism, as well as a “UNDP Transitional Plan for Yemen” aligned with "“Joint UN Vision to Support the Transition", encouraged on by management. more

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Democratic Governance

UNDP supports Yemen during the Transitional Period by focusing on elections, national dialogue, rule of law, transitional justice and others.

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    Innovating in Transitional contexts
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    The UNDP Country Office presented two innovative approaches for employment generation –the 3x6 approach- and capacity development in transitional settings –the Emergency Capacity Development Facility- at more

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Projects and Initiatives

SETP

Support to Elections during the Transitional Period

The SETP project aims to support the Government of Yemen (GoY), and the Supreme Commission on Elections and Referenda (SCER) as it prepares for its next cycle of elections and referenda. more

ECDF

Emergency Capacity Development Facility Project

The Emergency Capacity Development Facility (ECDF) is the United Nations Development Programme‘s response to develop and deliver such assistance during Yemen’s transitional phase. more

Support to Human Rights during the Transition Period in Yemen

The project provide support to Human Rights and the establishment of independent Human Rights Institution as a key outcome during this period, and to build both the institutional capacity and the human capital for such an endeavor to be central to Yemen's transitional milestones. more

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Video: Emergency Capacity Development Facility

The Emergency Capacity Development Facility (ECDF) is the United Nations Development Programme‘s response to develop and deliver such assistance during Yemen’s transitional phase.

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