Kenya Launches Green Climate Fund Readiness Program
Sep 20, 2016
In order to prepare national and local systems to access and manage additional climate finance, in particular from the GCF, the Government of Kenya, led by the National Treasury as the Fund’s National Designated Authority has strategically requested the coordinated support from different international delivery partners, including the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Environment Programme(UNEP), the World Resource Institute (WRI), the Government of Germany (GIZ and BMUB) and the Green Climate Fund Secretariat.
Celebrating International Youth day in Kenya
Sep 15, 2016
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.
Leave No One Behind: Kenya Government Gives Road Map to implementation of SDGs
Sep 14, 2016
the Government of Kenya launched the national implementation plan for the Sustainable Development Goals, and expressed commitment that ‘no one will be left behind’ in the economic and social prosperity of the country.
- Chatterjee Appointed to Lead UN in Kenya Aug 26, 2016
UNDP GOODWILL AMBASSADOR VISITS JAPAN PROJECT AHEAD OF TICAD VI
Aug 7, 2016
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador and acclaimed Japanese actress Ms. Misako Konno has today witnessed firsthand the already existing commitment by the Government of Japan towards the development of Africa, ahead of the 6th Tokyo International Conference on Africa’s Development (TICAD VI) to be held on the 27th and 28th August, 2016, in Nairobi, Kenya.
UN Supports Girls Teams in the County League Football to Fight HIV and AIDS
Jul 29, 2016
The UN has supported renewed efforts by the Kenya Government to prevent stigma associated with HIV and AIDS, and contributed Ksh. 4.5 Million towards the Maisha County League football tournament
- Africa Dependence on Primary Commody a Challenge for Development Growth Jul 25, 2016
From Decision to Action: African Governments and the UN challenged to make good the SDG promise
Jul 25, 2016
The Kenya Government has called on the United Nations and international community to seek partnerships with governments and other stakeholders so as to understand the needs and opportunities available to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Kenya Ready to Host TICAD VI
Jul 1, 2016
Kenya is all set to host the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) summit and conference to be held from 27th to 28th August 2016. This will be the first time TICAD is being held in Africa since its inception in 1993.
- UNDP Kenya Staff pledge for Gender Parity in the Work Place Jun 27, 2016