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A Step Towards A Safer Afghanistan: 242 Female Officers Graduate from Police Training in Turkey

This week 242 female police officers - 150 new recruits and 86 currently serving - graduated from a four-month intensive police training course in…

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Win-win for Businesses and Municipality in Kunduz

Issuing business licenses is one of the most important responsibilities of a municipality. This enables municipalities to regulate the local commercial activities and collect tariffs. At the same time…  


SDG Financing and Programming for UNDP Afghanistan: A Joint Path Forward

UNDP Afghanistan and the Regional Bureau of UNDP for the Asia Pacific – convened a a week long meeting in Bangkok in September involving experts and officials from across UNDP HQ, Regional Bureau of…  


Climate Change and Disasters: How Should We Prepare for Them in Afghanistan

Today is the International Day of Disaster Reduction. But it’s also a time to talk about climate change. Why? The recent trend we see where floods, droughts and storms are on the rise is a result of…  


Media Coverage: European Union Provides 8 Million Euro to UNDP

In line with the international community’s commitment to support the democratic processes in Afghanistan, the European Union (EU) has committed to provide EUR 8 millions in funding to support the…  


European Union Provides 8 Million Euro to UNDP in Support of Afghanistan 2019 Presidential Election

In line with the international community’s commitment to support the democratic processes in Afghanistan, the European Union (EU) has committed to provide EUR 8 millions in funding to support the…  


UNDP‘s Interim Programme Arrangements for SDG Integration

UNDP Afghanistan is making adjustments to its country programme so it can reposition itself as the SDG integrator in Afghanistan and become the knowledge hub supporting Afghanistan’s transition from a…  


Advancing Knowledge: 25 Masters Students in Education and Law Enforcement Graduate

UNDP Afghanistan, together with the American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) and the Ministry of Interior Affairs (MOIA) held the graduation ceremony of its Master of Arts in Education and Law…  


Anti-Corruption Efforts in Afghanistan to be Strengthened

The Royal Danish Embassy, Attorney General Office and UNDP signed an agreement for a new anti-corruption project, Anti-Corruption, Transparency, Integrity & Openness (ACTION) on Wednesday 7 August…  


The Path to Afghan Peace Economy Within SDGs Framework

The fourth day of the week-long roundtable on Afghanistan Sustainable Development Goals moved the discussion to the next level to align the government’s macro-economic policies with that of the SDGs…  


SDGs Roundtable Continues with Focus on Data Collection and Health Services

The week of expert roundtable discussions on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) continued with lively debates on data collection, SDGs modeling options for Afghanistan and policy options to improve…  

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