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UNDP Support to Prevention of Violent Extremism n Kenya

UNDP interventions targets epicenter, spillover and at-risk communities where youth and women are at risk of both radicalisation and are victims of violent extremist acts  


Driven to extremes - Poverty fuels violent extremism

Poverty is a blight, and one that disproportionately affects sub-Saharan Africa. It is a vast and complex issue whose tentacles reach into many areas, including climate change, sustainable development…  


In-depth

UNDP contributes to, and supports, the development of technical capacities, skills and knowledge; helps strengthen institutional systems, tools and structures; and provides technical assistance to key…  


Community security, cohesion and resilience

Our work is oriented towards strengthening resilience against conflicts, risks of climate change and disasters.  


From Barriers to Bridges: Transforming the Ethiopia-Kenya Border Region

Consider this. The communities around the Kenya-Ethiopia border in Moyale-Borona area have long been associated with internecine violence, extreme poverty, and environmental stress. These have led to…  


Countering Violent Extremism Through Media

Media editors have pledged to use their trade to shrink violent extremist ideologies. This was the resolution made at a media training on countering violent extremism by the National Counter…  


Countering Violent Extremism

The project is working with Communities and grassroot leaders to help identify and respond early to manifestations of violent extremism, working with mothers of current fighters and victims and…  

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