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  • 20 Nov 2013
    UN Secretary-General's Message on Africa Industrialisation Day

    On this year’s Africa Industrialization Day, we are highlighting the crucial role of job creation and entrepreneurship in eradicating poverty.

  • 12 Nov 2013
    UN system in Ghana marks 68th UN Day with cultural night

    The United Nations system in Ghana last Friday held a Cultural Night of musical performances as part of the 68th United Nations celebrations in the country. The event, which was attended by the diplomatic community, private sector representatives, students and staff of the UN, was the first of its kind to be organised by the UN system. The aim was to portray strategies, through cultural expressions, vulnerable groups adopt to strengthen their resilience and social cohesion.

  • 05 Nov 2013
    UNDP presents best development journalism award

    The Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme in Ghana Mr. Dominic Sam on Saturday, November 3, 2013 presented the best 'Development Journalism for furthering MDGs' award to Ms. Efua Acquaah Harrison of Multi Tv.

  • 01 Nov 2013
    Wechiau women receive livelihood support

    As part of the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) support to flood-impacted communities in northern Ghana, the UNDP Recovery Project has been collaborating with Community Aid for Rural Development (CARD) to implement a Livelihood Security for Rapid Response to Flood Recovery initiative at Wechiau in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region.

  • 01 Nov 2013
    UNDP and partners boost nutrition in Chiraa Community

    The Intervention of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and partners on tackling of malnutrition in the Northern Ghana through the provision of milled-premix fortification for cereals to the Chiraa Community in the Upper West region has helped boost nutrition among children in the community.

  • 30 Oct 2013
    UNDP leads multilateral organizations in global aid transparency

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the top-ranked multilateral organization in aid transparency according to a leading global ranking. Publish What You Fund’s 2013 Aid Transparency Index recognized UNDP for its “ambitious” efforts to publish information beyond international standards this year, placing it fourth overall out of 67 major donors evaluated worldwide

  • 09 Oct 2013
    Ghana’s First Regional Human Development Report Launched

    The maiden Western Region Human Development Report (HDR) has been launched, with a call on the residents and citizens of the region to join efforts toward implementing the key recommendations. It is Ghana’s first-ever regional HDR initiated and funded by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

  • 01 Oct 2013
    The Launch of the Western Region Human Development Report

    The maiden Western Region Human Development Report (HDR), jointly produced by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Western Region Coordinating Council, with close collaboration with the traditional leadership of the Region will be launched in Takoradi on 3rd October, 2013. It will be Ghana’s first-ever regional HDR initiated and funded by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

  • 13 Mar 2013
    UNDP-GEF Project Coordinator takes part in Energy Efficiency (EE) Global Conference

    From 20th to 21st May 2013, Mr. Eric Kumi Antwi-Agyei, Project Coordinator of the UNDP Refrigerators Energy Efficiency Project in Ghana funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), attended the 6th Energy Efficiency Global Forum in Washington DC.