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Inclusive Growth and 
Structural Transformation

Ongoing projects


Blue Economy

There is global focus on the blue economy, and Kenya is one of the countries in the forefront of building global consensus around best approaches to promote sustainable blue economy development. The…  


Joint Program to Support Low Carbon Climate Resilient Development for Poverty Reduction in Kenya

The UNDP Kenya Country Office, in collaboration with the UNDP-UNEP Poverty Environment Initiative,UNEP, UN-HABITAT, UN-ILO, UNIDO and UNESCO are working with the Government of Kenya under a Joint…  


Environmental Governance in the Extractives Sector

UNDP will work with the Government of Kenya to build national capacity to monitor and enforce environmental standards,conduct or commission environmental and social impact …  


Access to Clean Energy and Services

To achieve access to clean energy services, it is vital to have an enabling environment with appropriate policies, standards and regulations. The project aims to strengthen the capacity of the…  



Combating Poaching& Illegal Wildlife Trafficking

The objective of the Project is to support the Government of Kenya to effectively address combating poaching and illegal wildlife trade (IWT) through a new IWT strategy, improvements of law…  


Sound Chemicals Management Mainstreaming and UPOPs reduction in Kenya

The objective of the Project is to support the Government of Kenya to effectively address combating poaching and illegal wildlife trade (IWT) through a new IWT strategy, improvements of law…  


Economic empowerment programme

The overall outcomes are to enhance and mainstream poor and vulnerable in institutional and policy frameworks and empower them as economic agents by enhancing entrepreneurship, vocational skills,…  


Extractive industry for sustainable development

UNDP supported the Ministry of Mining to develop 16 Mining Regulations that support the implementation of the 2016 Mining Act. These regulations will strengthen the management of the mining sector in…  


County Business Development Centers

UNDP’s Economic Empowerment Program (EEP), promotes inclusive and equitable economic growth in Kenya and seeks to ensure that the poor and vulnerable participate in and benefit from economic growth.  

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