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UNDP hands over Medical Waste Management equipment to Nakuru County

On 21 May 2020 UNDP joined partners from the Government of Kenya and County Government of Nakuru at Rift Valley Provincial General Hospital, Nakuru County, to mark the handover of Medical Waste…  


COVID-19 Pandemic: a war Kenya must win together with other battles

As uncertainties rise among populations and response is characterized with heavy-handedness, peace and stability are threatened (Goal 16) and the potential for disruptions in the rule of law becomes…  


Statement by Walid Badawi at handover of equipment to bolster COVID-19 response

With the current situation where at least 13 counties have reported COVID-19 cases, it is important that the management of waste, especially medical waste is done in a manner that reduces exposure of…  


UNDP-led Devolution Project remobilizes $3.1m towards a rapid COVID-19 response

As part of the United Nations response to the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic in Kenya, an agreement been reached with partners on the UNDP-led Consolidating Gains and Deepening Devolution in…  


Taking strides in democratic governance: UNDP and civil society convene to plan for the future

From 2-6 March 2020 in Nakuru County, UNDP convened an Annual Review meeting of 40 civil society organizations (CSOs) to discuss future plans for community-led development, whilst taking stock of…  


REDD+ Process in Kenya: Towards addressing the negative impact of climate change

UNDP is implementing the REDD+ readiness process in Kenya with the aim of reducing greenhouse emissions caused by deforestation and forest degradation. The Government of Kenya is putting in place…  


Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge

The Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge is an opportunity to identify solutions that can have a positive impact around education, skills, training, employment opportunities and empowerment of young…  



New Dawn for Kenya and Uganda as Peace Agreement is signed to end Conflict

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Ugandan counterpart President Yoweri Museveni witnessed the historic signing of the Memorandum of Understanding for Cross border peace and development in the…  


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