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Statement by Walid Badawi at the launch of Elgeyo Marakwet County Sustainable Forest Management Policy

UNDP supports countries in REDD+ readiness to develop national REDD+ strategies and investment plans; which provide the overall vision, policies, measures and actions to address deforestation and…  



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…  


UNDP’s REDD+ supports counties in forest conservation and management in Kenya

With the support of the National REDD+ Process led by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry with financing from Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) through UNDP, the County Government of…  


Leveraging opportunities forged in the COVID-19 crisis to deliver long-term change

Responding to the speed, dynamics and complexity of the negative developmental impact of COVID-19 fits the UNDP’s Accelerator Labs' foundational goals. By building a system map, we in Kenya have…  


GEF Small Grants Programme

Through the project, SGP will provide grants to community organizations in rural areas of the Kenya Lakes System in the Great Rift Valley, the marine ecosystem of Southern Kenya, and the sacred…  


Support to NDC process: Delivering sustainability through action on Climate Change

The programme supports countries on eliminating barriers to this ambitious transition, in particular by formulating a systemic, integrated approach through governance and policy frameworks, inclusive…  


Self-sustainability through small grants: the future of Nyumbani Village

Nyumbani Village is a truly unique and inspiring place. Set up in 2006 as part of a network of facilities to house children whose family situation has been affected by HIV/AIDS, Nyumbani provides…  


Harnessing and protecting genetic heritage to build resilient communities

Kakamega is a farming county. Deep in the Luhyaland of Kenya’s West, the year-round hot, wet climate suits agriculture in a way that much of Kenya’s semi-arid Northern or Coastal regions does not;…  


Strengthening Human Resources, Legal Frameworks and Institutional Capacities to Implement the Nagoya Protocol

The Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) aims to implement the agreement to the Convention on Biological Diversity that calls for fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising out of…  

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