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RR Remarks at the Youth and COP 26 - Local Conference of Youth in Kenya (LCOY)

With more than 1.8 billion young people in the world, of which 35.7 million live in Kenya (75.1%) are below 35 years, youth are critical stakeholders in climate action.  


Mining: a leading cause of land and ecosystem degradation in Kenya

Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining is an essential source of livelihood for many communities in the county of Migori yet many miners lack the skills, knowledge, and incentives to rehabilitate degraded…  


Resident Representative Speech at the 9th Monitoring & Evaluation Meeting

The imperative of monitoring and evaluation as a driver of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) cannot be gainsaid. M&E provides critical data, analysis and information on impacts of investments…  


Youth Sounding Board


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…  


2020, what an unprecedented and disruptive year that was!

2020 was unpredictable and a challenging year for humanity. Like many people across the world, for us at the UNDP Accelerator Lab in Kenya, 2020 was a year where we had to unlearn and relearn how to…  


Resident Representative remarks at Great COVID-19 Innovation Challenge- Acceleration Programme

While we find ourselves in this unprecedented crisis, we are navigating these complex, unpredictable and challenging times, with a glimmer of hope, as one cannot help but marvel at the opportunities…  


Harnessing the power of innovation for disability inclusion

COVID-19 has brought devastation, loss of lives, and instability across the world. However, the impact of COVID-19 has not been homogenous. The pandemic has affected persons with disability…  


Securing a greener future for Kenya calls for a collective responsibility

Forest and land conservation play a crucial role in curbing the negative impact of climate change. According to a recent survey by UNDP in 50 Countries, forest and land conservation with a 54% vote…  


Resident Representative speech at the Council of Governors’ leadership transition

UNDP has facilitated and continues to support countries and institutions in the localization of numerous global and regional frameworks including Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals,…  

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