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Resident Representative remaks at the BES-Net First Kenya National Trialogue

Pollinator species, including bees, butterflies, bats and hummingbirds, are increasingly under threat from anthropogenic activities, we must make a concerted effort to develop a better understanding…  


UNDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Health to pilot Smart Anti-Epidemic Robotic Solutions in Kenya

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with Ministry of Health has launched the piloting of smart anti-epidemic robotic solutions to aid the health response and management of…  



The Government of Russia contributes US $ One million, towards UNDP’s support to Kenya’s COVID-19 response and recovery.

The support will specifically target counties in the Lake Victoria Region, focusing on Kisumu County, where the Russian Federation has had historical ties through the support earlier provided to the…  


UNDP convenes Youths to deliberate on REDD+ and Nature Based Enterpreneurship Skills

Youth engagement and capacity building is not only a REDD+ Safeguards requirement, but also an SDG requirement - engaging and empowering the youth and Agenda 2030 principle of leaving no one behind…  


UNDP with the Ministry of ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs in Kenya launches the first Youth Sounding Board in Africa

The Youth Sounding Board is a critical vehicle that UNDP intends to engage directly with a highly representative and diverse panel of young women and men leaders, influential youth voices and…  


UNDP and Sweden joint field visit to Kilifi and Mombasa counties

The Government of Sweden is one of UNDP’s key partners in Kenya’s interventions for building and sustaining peace as well as strengthening national cohesion. It is in this context that a joint field…  


United Nations, Government of Kenya and development partners agree to reprogramme $3.1m towards rapid COVID-19 response

As part of the UN’s response to the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic in Kenya, an agreement has been reached with partners to mobilize $3.1m of funds committed to a devolution support project…  


Government of Kenya, United Nations and Foreign Missions to Kenya Visit the Frontier Counties of Kenya

Led by the Cabinet Secretary of Devolution and ASALs Hon Eugene Wamalwa and the United Nations Resident Coordinator to Kenya Siddharth Chatterjee, this joint mission had wide representation from the…  


As Africa gains development ground, new inequalities emerge, says new UNDP report

African countries have made significant strides in advancing human development, gaining ground on primary education and health. But a new generation of inequalities is opening up that, left unchecked,…  

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