http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases2014-09-02T21:06:17.376ZPress ReleasesAdobe CQSupported by the United Nations and the World Bank: Yemeni Government Takes Serious Steps towards fighting poverty in the New Yemennoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana'a, The Government of Yemen requests support from the United Nations to accelerate progress on eradicating poverty. Under a joint leadership by the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation and the Ministry of Local Administration, partners and stakeholders have been invited for a two day workshop to discuss the unfinished business of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/08/17/supported-by-the-united-nations-and-the-world-bank-yemeni-government-takes-serious-steps-towards-fighting-poverty-in-the-new-yemen2014-08-19T07:10:38.773Z2014-08-19T07:10:38.773ZHajjah WASH activities receive Dutch contribution for firstname.lastname@example.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana'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).
http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/07/06/hajjah-wash-activities-receive-dutch-contribution-for-scale-up2014-07-07T06:57:48.026Z2014-07-07T06:57:48.026ZUNV launches Youth Volunteering Award in Yemennoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriThe 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.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/06/07/unv-launches-youth-volunteering-award-in-yemen2014-06-08T10:06:15.422Z2014-06-08T10:06:15.422ZGovernment of Yemen and UNDP signs two Project Documents supporting Yemen during the transitional email@example.comAbdulkareem.AlsabriA 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.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/05/29/government-of-yemen-and-undp-signs-two-project-documents-supporting-yemen-during-the-transitional-period2014-05-29T10:01:48.686Z2014-05-29T10:01:48.686ZThe Government of Yemen and the United Nations sign the Peacebuilding Priority Plan for Yemen worth $12 firstname.lastname@example.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriThe 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. http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/05/29/the-government-of-yemen-and-the-united-nations-sign-the-peacebuilding-priority-plan-for-yemen-worth-12-million2014-05-29T10:49:01.085Z2014-05-29T10:49:01.085ZYemen's Election Commission Rolls out Biometric Voter Registration Pilotnoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriMore 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.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/05/10/yemen-s-election-commission-rolls-out-biometric-voter-registration-pilot2014-05-14T08:13:38.862Z2014-05-14T08:13:38.862ZUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Regional Director for Arab States and Resident Representative in Yemen email@example.comAbdulkareem.AlsabriMr 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.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/05/07/united-nations-development-programme-undp-deputy-regional-director-for-arab-states-and-resident-respresentaive-in-yemen-2014-05-12T10:53:23.469Z2014-05-12T10:53:23.469ZBiometric Voter Registration Software Tested and Accepted by SCER firstname.lastname@example.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana'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.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/04/20/biometric-voter-registration-software-tested-and-accepted-by-scer-2014-04-20T10:44:44.091Z2014-04-20T10:44:44.091ZThe Joint Peace and Transition Support Project PTSP email@example.comAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana’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)”.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/04/06/the-joint-peace-and-transition-support-project-ptsp-signed2014-04-06T11:38:12.943Z2014-04-06T11:38:12.943ZUNDP Signs Project Document for Phase II of Support to Elections during the Transitional Period with Government of Yemennoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana’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. http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/04/06/undp-signs-project-document-for-phase-ii-of-support-to-elections-during-the-transitional-period-with-government-of-yemen2014-04-09T11:07:56.959Z2014-04-09T11:07:56.959ZInvesting in youth: unleashing the potential of entrepreneurship and innovation in Yemen <br>Multi-donor Youth Economic Empowerment Project firstname.lastname@example.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana’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). http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/04/03/investing-in-youth-unleashing-the-potential-of-entrepreneurship-and-innovation-in-yemen-br-multi-donor-youth-economic-empowerment-project-signed2014-08-10T12:54:14.127Z2014-08-10T12:54:14.127ZNew United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative Arrives Yemennoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriMr. Paolo Lembo today assumed his duties as the Resident Coordinator (RC) of the United Nations in Yemen. He is responsible for coordinating all UN entities in the country to ensure that UN’s efforts are coherent and aligned with the Government’s development priorities and the needs and aspirations of the people living in the Yemen.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/04/02/new-united-nations-resident-coordinator-and-undp-resident-representative-arrives-yemen2014-04-02T07:05:31.479Z2014-04-02T07:05:31.479ZUN hails the release of two abducted UN email@example.comAbdulkareem.AlsabriThe UN is grateful for the determined efforts of the Yemeni Authorities which secured their safe return.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/03/26/un-hails-the-release-of-two-abducted-un-staff2014-03-26T11:32:51.823Z2014-03-26T11:32:51.823ZArhab Youth Benificiaries completeed first Phase of 3X6 Approachnoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana’a, More than 60 youth in Arhab area celebrated today at Eagle Hotel in the Capital Sana’a their successful completion of the first phase of the 3x6 approach phase. The 3x6 approach of UNDP’s Youth Economic Empowerment Project (YEEP) targeted Arhab area north Sana’a as being a post-conflict area through WASH interventions.
http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/03/20/arhab-youth-benificiaries-completeed-first-phase-of-3x6-approach2014-03-20T17:56:38.995Z2014-03-20T17:56:38.995ZPolice Public Relation officers further develop their Public Communication and Inter-personal firstname.lastname@example.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSANA’A, 09March 2014. The Ministry of Interior in cooperation with United Nation Development Program(UNDP)/Emergency Capacity Development Facility (ECDF) project and with funding from the U.S Department of State: Bureau of Intl Narcotic & Law Enforcement (INL) has organized an intensive one-week training course on Public Communication for 35 MoI Public Relation Officers fromSana’a and several governorates.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/03/09/police-public-relation-officers-further-develop-their-public-communication-and-inter-personal-skills2014-03-09T11:33:05.074Z2014-03-09T11:33:05.074ZUNDP Congratulates Government of Yemen on Launching the Partnership Framework with Civil Society Organizationsnoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP) congratulates the Government of Yemen (GoY) on its remarkable achievement of launching the "Partnership Framework between the Government of Yemen and Civil Society Organizations" during the “Partnership for Development Knowledge Conference” held today at Movenpick Hotel in Sana'a.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/03/04/undp-congratulates-government-of-yemen-on-launching-the-partnership-framework-with-civil-society-organizations2014-03-04T11:45:53.325Z2014-03-04T11:45:53.325ZConsultation process for formulation of Yemen's Human Rights Strategy initiated email@example.comAbdulkareem.AlsabriSANA’A, with support from the UNDP, Yemenis, representing governmental institutions and civil society have commenced discussions on the formulation of Yemen's first-ever Human Rights Strategy. The inclusive formulation process of the Yemen Human Rights Strategy will be supported by a multi-donor (UNDP, SIDA and The Netherlands Government) supported project.http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/02/26/consultation-process-for-formulation-of-yemen-s-human-rights-strategy-initiated-2014-03-02T12:51:05.041Z2014-03-02T12:51:05.041Z3x6 Approach of UNDP Provides Sustainable Income to Vulnerable Youth in Taiz firstname.lastname@example.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriTaiz, a high-level delgatation from UNDP and the Yemeni governoment officials have conducted a two-day field visit to Taiz to review the progress of the youth beneficiairies’ bussiness projects generated as a result of the Youth Economic Empowerment Project’s support that apply 3x6 Approach of UNDP. http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/02/26/3x6-approach-of-undp-provides-sustainable-income-to-vulnerable-youth-in-taiz-2014-03-02T07:48:41.743Z2014-03-02T07:48:41.743ZUNDP Welcomes Appointment of Prime Minister Spokespersonnoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSANA'A, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) welcomes the appointment of the Prime Minister Spokesperson, Mr. Rajeh Badi, and considers the establishment of the official spokesperson office an important step in improving communication and transparency across by the Government of Yemen. http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/02/24/undp-welcomes-appointment-of-prime-minister-spokesperson2014-02-24T13:00:01.441Z2014-02-24T13:00:01.441ZUNDP Resident Representative submit the 1st two years Progress Report 2012-2013 of Transition Plannoemail@noemail.orgAbdulkareem.AlsabriSana’a, during a meeting with Dr. Mohammed Al-Sa’adi, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, Mr. Ismail Ouldcheickh Ahmed, UDNP Resident Representative handed over copy of a progress report on UNDP support during the first two years (2012-2013) of transitional period. http://www.ye.undp.org/content/yemen/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/02/18/undp-resident-representative-submit-the-1st-two-years-progress-report-2012-2013-of-transition-plan2014-02-18T09:12:10.380Z2014-02-18T09:12:10.380Z