Unlocking Bureaucracy to Improve Service Delivery at the County
Jan 4, 2018
Taita Taveta County has opened a Complaints, Compliments and Information Center where residents can seek assistance. Through analyzing the trends of the complaints received, The Office has also helped the county government to know the needs of citizens, and formulate ways to fill these gaps.
KINGDOM OF NORWAY TO SUPPORT TURKANA COUNTY UNDER THE UN DELIVERING AS ONE FLAGSHIP PROGRAM
Nov 10, 2017
The Kingdom of Norway has pledged USD 550,000 to the United Nations Delivering as One flagship program in Turkana County as continued support to strengthening the County’s capacity to effectively implement devolved governance systems and services. This brings the ongoing support that Norway provides to the UNDP managed Integrated Support Programme to the Devolution Process in Kenya (2014-2018) to a total of USD 2 million.
- Speech by H.E. Ambassador Victor Ronneberg -Royal Norwegian Embassy During the Extension Signing Ceremony between Norway and UN to Support Devolution Nov 10, 2017
Kenya Parliamentarians and UN Country Team meet on SDGs
Oct 19, 2017
In recognizing the role of parliamentarians as key development agents and influencers, the UN Country Team is collaborating with the Kenya Parliamentary Caucus on SDGs to enable them to promote and advocate on the development goals.
Oct 9, 2017
It has been brought to the attention of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Kenya Country Office that a false vacancy announcement is circulating on various social media platforms, alleging that the Country Office is recruiting temporary election observers for the upcoming presidential elections.
The Federal Republic of Germany to support electoral institutional strengthening
Oct 6, 2017
The Federal Republic of Germany to support electoral institutional strengthening as kenya readies for the 26 october presidential election
Celebrating International Youth day in Kenya
Oct 2, 2017
Policy makers at national and county level have been advised to empower the youth with vocational skills for job creation. This will enable the youth to actively participate in economic development and secure their future and that of the country.
Linking Climate Change Adaptation to Better Planning
Sep 28, 2017
County governments prepare a ten-year spatial plan using a Geographic Information System (GIS) data base to adapt to climate change.
Climate Change: From Global Goals to County Realities
Sep 28, 2017
Global negotiations and international environmental governance agreements such as last year’s Paris Agreement are crucial to tackling climate change; however, local action is an immediate imperative that cannot wait. UNDP, together with national and county governments, is taking action to make a difference on the ground.
Strengthening Kenya’s resilience to disaster through devolution
Sep 28, 2017
UNDP is working with all levels of government and the public to develop planning and budgeting platforms to mitigate the human and financial costs of disasters.