Transitional Justice Awareness Workshops Conducted as Public Platforms to Address Past Injustice
Dec 24, 2013
The UNDP's Acting Resident Representative Mr. Mahamed Hassen and Mr. Anders Frankenberg, Head of MENA Unit of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) signed a Cost Sharing Agreement through which the SIDA will donate SEK 14,000,000 ($ 2,1 million, approximately) to support the Implementation of Transitional Justice Project in Yemen.
Signing of fvie agreements to address environmental challenges in Socotra
Dec 1, 2013
Sana’a, Sunday, 1st December 2013 – A signing ceremony took place at United Nations Development Programme office in Sana’a between the Global Environmental Facility, Small Grant Programme (GEF-SGP) and five Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Community Based Organizations (CBOs) from Socotra to implement specific interventions to address environmental challenges in their localities.
Police Leaders further develop their skills attending a Leadership & Strategic Planning Course
Nov 18, 2013
AMMAN, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) in cooperation with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)/Emergency Capacity Development Facility (ECDF) project and the Public Security Directorate of Jordan has organized an intensive two-week training course on Leadership and Strategic Planning for 10 senior police officers leading the new departments which were established after the restructuring of the Ministry of Interior as part of the Gulf Cooperation Council initiative and its implementation mechanism that was signed in Riyadh on 23 November 2011.
The Government of the Royal Kingdom of Netherlands enters into an agreement with UNDP to Support Implementation of Transitional Justice in Yemen
Nov 13, 2013
SANA'A - a cost sharing agreement between the Royal Kingdom of the Netherlands and UNDP was signed on 13 November 2013 between Ms. Renate Pors Acting Charge’ d Affair and Head of Development Cooperation at the Royal Kingdom of the Netherlands Embassy in Yemen and UNDP Acting Resident Representative Mr. Mahamed Hassen for an amount of $754,876 to support Transitional Justice Project in Yemen.
Contribution Agreement between the EU Delegation in Yemen and the UNDP signed
Nov 3, 2013
The Head of Delegation of the EU in Yemen Ms. Bettina Muscheidt and the UNDP's Senior Country Director Mr. Gustavo Gonzalez signed a Contribution Agreement through which the EU will donate €1 million to the Transitional Justice Project (Support to the Implementation of Transitional Justice in Yemen).
With support from UNDP and the Governments of Japan and Korea, Youth boost business and entrepreneurship in Yemen: the Innovation and Creativity Award winners
Oct 31, 2013
A press conference was convened at at Al-Bustan Hotel to inaugurate the winners of the youth innovation and creativity award. Twenty eight youth from around Yemen were impatient for 31st of October the day, in which sixteen innovative and creative business ideas won the Youth Innovation and Creativity Award. The award rewards the youth innovative business ideas with $20,000 for each project.
UNDP leads multilateral organizations in global aid transparency
Oct 23, 2013
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the top-ranked multilateral organization in aid transparency according to a leading global ranking released today.
Development Partners and Yemeni Election Commission Sign Common Resources Framework for Biometric Voter Registration Phase to Enhance Coordination
Sep 15, 2013
Implementing agencies and Multi-Donor Basket Fund partners gathered at the Supreme Commission for Elections and Referendum (SCER) on Sunday, 15 September 2013 to sign a comprehensive coordination document known as the Common Resources Framework, ensuring greater cooperation and coordination for the rollout of the nationwide Biometric Voter Registration campaign.
Biometric Voter Registration Kits Arrive in Yemen, Signaling a New Era for Yemen
Sep 15, 2013
Two-thousand nine-hundred and fifty biometric voter registration kits have arrived in Yemen as a portion of the planned roll out of a technologically-advanced biometric voter registration system supported by the Multi-donor Basket Fund project managed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), which is spearheading the support to the reform to the currently outdated voter registry.
Police Female Leaders further develop their skills attending a Leadership & Strategic Planning Course
Sep 8, 2013
SANA’A, the he Ministry of Interior in cooperation with United Nation Development Programme (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 Leadership & Strategic Planning for 28 female police officers from Sana’a and other Governorates serving in key positions and senior female police officers aspiring to become leaders.