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Afghanistan Launches US$71 Million Initiative to Prepare Rural Communities for Climate Change

The Government of Afghanistan, with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Least Developed Countries Fund, has…

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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

The theme of this year's International Day for the Eradication of Poverty - Acting together to achieve social and environment for all - is extremely pertinent in the era of COVID-19.  


UNDP Afghanistan to Accelerate Financing the Sustainable Development Goals

UNDP Afghanistan held first SDG Finance Roundtable with participation government officials, academician, research institutions, private sector and UN system in Afghanistan.  


Impact of COVID-19 on Attainment of SDGs in Afghanistan, in the News

UNDP Afghanistan launched its third series of COVID-19 Socioeconomic Impact Assessment Note on the potential impact of the coronavirus outbreak in Afghanistan in general and implications on…  


Coronavirus and the SDGs: Potential Impact on SDG Attainment in Afghanistan

UNDP Afghanistan launched a new COVID-19 Socioeconomic Impact Assessment Note on Afghanistan. The note is the third of a series of Country Notes that examine the likely effects of the coronavirus…  


Media Coverage: Afghanistan Human Development Report 2020

UNDP Afghanistan launched its National Human Development Report on minerals extraction in Afghanistan. It provides rich insights into the present situation of Afghanistan’s extractive industry.  


Afghanistan Human Development Report 2020

Today, UNDP Afghanistan launched its National Human Development Report on minerals extraction in Afghanistan. The report is based on extensive field work, substantive consultation with civil society,…  


Innovative Solar Mini-grids Project set to Bring Relief and Hope to Afghanistan Amid COVID-19 Crisis

A new UNDP project approved by the Green Climate Fund will lay the foundations for Afghanistan’s mini-grids market  


UNDP Continues to Train Virtually with COVID-19 Precautions

During the COVID-19 pandemic, judges and prosecutors of the Afghanistan Anti-Corruption Justice Centre (ACJC) were provided a virtual training from 19 to 21 July 2020, to strengthen their capacity to…  


UNDP’s Support to Afghanistan Proves Vital in Fight Against COVID-19

Afghanistan faced COVID-19 pandemic in a time when the system was not ready to respond to the desease and to the needs of the vulnurable population.  


Afghan Exporters Ink Millions in Deals at International Food Show

Afghanistan’s finest dried fruits, nuts and spices were on display at Gulfood 2020, the world's largest food and beverage exhibition. The event, which took place Feb. 14-17, 2020 in Dubai, yielded…  

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