Hajjah WASH activities receive Dutch contribution for scale-up
Jul 6, 2014
Sana'a, a cost sharing agreement was signed between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and UNDP represented by Mr. Jeroen Verheul, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Netherlands, and Mr. Paolo Lembo, UNDP Resident Representative for an amount of 500,000 euros dedicated to Water and Sanitation Hygiene (WASH).
UNV launches Youth Volunteering Award in Yemen
Jun 7, 2014
The Arab Youth Volunteering for a Better Future project, under the umbrella of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme, is launching the “Youth Volunteering Award” competition for young volunteers of Yemeni nationality, aged between 18 and 29 years.
The Government of Yemen and the United Nations sign the Peacebuilding Priority Plan for Yemen worth $12 million
May 29, 2014
The Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, His Excellency Mohammed al Saadi, the United Nations Resident Coordinator, Mr. Paolo Lembo, and a representative of the Office of the Special Adviser of the Secretary-General, Mr. Niels Guenther, today signed the Peacebuilding Priority Plan and five initial projects.
Government of Yemen and UNDP signs two Project Documents supporting Yemen during the transitional period
May 29, 2014
A signing ceremony was organized at the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation in which two of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) projects to support Government of Yemen efforts during the transitional period were signed.
Yemen's Election Commission Rolls out Biometric Voter Registration Pilot
May 10, 2014
More than a thousand citizens in a small district of Sanaa actively took part in the future of electoral registration in Yemen when they headed to local schools to participate in Multi-donor Basket Fund supported Biometric Voter Registration.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Regional Director for Arab States and Resident Representative in Yemen
May 7, 2014
Mr Mourad Wahba, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Regional Director for Arab States and Mr Paolo Lembo, Resident Representative visited on 7 May the Port city of Aden, accompanied by Ms. Mikiko Tanaka, Country Director.
Biometric Voter Registration Software Tested and Accepted by SCER
Apr 17, 2014
Sana'a, as part of the GCC initiative and its implementation mechanism, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) technical experts under the Multi-Donors Basket Fund (MDBF) and the Supreme Commission for Elections and Referendum (SCER) judges huddled late into the night around the commission’s meeting room throughout this week, testing the latest software version for the Biometric Voter Registration kits set to be used in the nation’s largest registration drive.
UNDP Signs Project Document for Phase II of Support to Elections during the Transitional Period with Government of Yemen
Apr 6, 2014
Sana’a - United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its partners, including the UK, Denmark, Sweden, Japan, Netherlands, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, France and Turkey, through the Support to Elections during the Transitional Period (SETP) project extend their support to the Government of Yemen with the aim of reinforcing the electoral cycle and conducting fair, open and inclusive electoral events, as part of the UN’s integrated support to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Transition Agreement.
The Joint Peace and Transition Support Project PTSP signed
Apr 6, 2014
Sana’a - United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Government of Yemen (GoY), represented by the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation and Ministry of Local Administration signed the “Peace and Transition Support Project (PTSP)”.
Investing in youth: unleashing the potential of entrepreneurship and innovation in Yemen Multi-donor Youth Economic Empowerment Project signed
Apr 3, 2014
Sana’a - United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Yemen (GoY), represented by the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation and the Ministry of Industry and Trade, signed on April 3rd the second phase of the Youth Economic Empowerment Project (YEEP).