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UNDP deploys 50 healthcare professionals to bolster COVID-19 response in 14 counties

A total of 50 health personnel are being deployed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to 14 counties across Kenya to bolster county-level healthcare systems, an intervention which is…  


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…  


Consolidating Gains and Deepening Devolution in Kenya

Kenya has recorded sustained economic growth and progress in human development over the past five years. However, challenges remain on issues related to marginalization, equity, accountability, and…  


Strengthening Devolved Governance in Kenya

This project will target 15 counties, including the Frontier Counties Development Council (FCDC) counties, with a focus on improving county government capacity - namely, Garissa; Wajir; Lamu; Turkana;…  



KINGDOM OF NORWAY TO SUPPORT TURKANA COUNTY UNDER THE UN DELIVERING AS ONE FLAGSHIP PROGRAM

The Kingdom of Norway has pledged USD 550,000 to the United Nations Delivering as One flagship program in Turkana County as continued support to strengthening the County’s capacity to effectively…  


Fast Facts Support to Devolution

Since 2014, UNDP has been supporting Kenya’s transition to the system of devolved government.  


Climate Change: From Global Goals to County Realities

Global negotiations and international environmental governance agreements such as last year’s Paris Agreement are crucial to tackling climate change; however, local action is an immediate imperative…  


Strengthening Kenya’s resilience to disaster through devolution

UNDP is working with all levels of government and the public to develop planning and budgeting platforms to mitigate the human and financial costs of disasters.  

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