United Nations Development Programme

Regional Bureau for Arab States (RBAS)

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we present some of the recent highlights by UNDP's Regional Programme for Arab States. These include the strengthened regional partnership around the Arab Anti-Corruption and Integrity Network, enhanced products on knowledge such as the Knowledge4All mobile application, and the efforts through the Arab Development Portal to support Arab countries to monitor progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Among others, the newsletter also provides an update on the work of the Aid for Trade initiative to encourage economic diversification in the Arab Region and on the second phase of the Youth Leadership Programme which launched national workshops in 10 participating countries.

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Young ‘Transparency Knights’ gear up to fight corruption in Jordan

August 20 2017

While the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim to complete the unfinished business of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), they also include additional areas of focus. A milestone addition is SDG 16, which is dedicated to the promotion of peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, the provision of access to justice for all, and building effective, accountable institutions at all levels.   One of the targets of SDG...

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United Nations Development Programme

Regional Bureau for Arab States (RBAS)

Latest Update: August 2017

In each issue,

we present some of the recent highlights by UNDP's Regional Programme for Arab States. These include the strengthened regional partnership around the Arab Anti-Corruption and Integrity Network, enhanced products on knowledge such as the Knowledge4All mobile application, and the efforts through the Arab Development Portal to support Arab countries to monitor progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Among others, the newsletter also provides an update on the work of the Aid for Trade initiative to encourage economic diversification in the Arab Region and on the second phase of the Youth Leadership Programme which launched national workshops in 10 participating countries.

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Young ‘Transparency Knights’ gear up to fight corruption in Jordan

August 20 2017

While the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim to complete the unfinished business of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), they also include additional areas of focus. A milestone addition is ...

Read more

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“Leaving no one behind” has been echoed in almos...

Over the past year, the UNDP’s Youth Leadership ...

With data considered to be one of the fundamenta...

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United Nations Development Programme

Regional Bureau for Arab States (RBAS)

Latest Update: August 2017

Latest News

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Young ‘Transparency Knights’ gear up to fight corruption in Jordan

August 20 2017

While the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim to complete the unfinished business of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), they also include additional areas of focus. A milestone addition is SDG 16, which is dedicated to the promotion of peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, the provision of access to justice for all, and building effective, accountable institutions at all levels.   One of the targets of SDG...

Read more

Young ‘Transparency Knights’ gear up to fight corruption in Jordan

August 20 2017

While the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim to complete the unfinished business of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), they also include additional areas of focus. A milestone addition is ...

Women and youth as agents of peace in the Euro-Mediterranean region

August 17 2017

Violent extremism has become a serious threat across the world, including the Euro-Mediterranean region. It affects human security and economic stability, as well as the well-being, dignity, and right...

The Arab Knowledge Project at Japan’s 12th Interdisciplinary social sciences conference

August 09 2017

The Arab Knowledge Project team participated in the 12th interdisciplinary social sciences conference, held in Hiroshima, Japan, on 26-28 July 2017. The 3-day event was organized by the U.S.-based Com...

Accelerating Social Change: Youth Unite to Support Arab States Changemakers

July 24 2017

Change is in the air this summer thanks to an innovative collaboration between the Youth Leadership Program and Hult International Business School.   The Youth Leadership Program (YLP) was launc...

ACINET builds non-governmental capacities for UNCAC implementation and collective action

July 13 2017

The Non-Governmental Group of the Arab Anti-Corruption and Integrity Network (ACINET) held a regional workshop in Amman on 12-13 July 2017 with the support of the UNDP Regional Project on Anti-Corrupt...

Water conservation solutions in Jordanian host communities as part of the response to the spillover of the Syria crisis

June 14 2017

Through a generous grant from the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) and building on UNDP’s field presence and technical expertise, a project is under implementation in Jordan to strengthe...

A regional approach to achieve Sustainable Development in the Arab States

June 02 2017

“Leaving no one behind” has been echoed in almost all sessions of UNDP Regional Conference on “Development challenges and priorities in a changing Arab region” held in Amman on 22-23 May 2017. The 170...

OFID and UNDP join forces to address the environmental impact of the Syria crisis in Lebanon

May 30 2017

The Syrian conflict is arguably the most tragic humanitarian crisis of our time. Since 2011, half of the country’s pre-war population — more than 11 million people — have been killed or have fled thei...

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