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A new regional programme to help Arab States achieve the 2030 Agenda

February 06 2018

As we have just entered the third year of the 2030 Agenda, the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in the Arab States region is challenged by increasing fragility, vulnerability and exclusion. The Arab region is marked by conflict or protracted crisis which persist in seven out of twenty countries, causing destruction and displacement of massive scope. Significant development challenges also continue, characterized by rising pover...

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A new regional programme to help Arab States achieve the 2030 Agenda

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As we have just entered the third year of the 2030 Agenda, the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in the Arab States region is challenged by increasing fragility, vulnerability and ex...

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Regional Bureau for Arab States (RBAS)

Latest Update: February 2018

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A new regional programme to help Arab States achieve the 2030 Agenda

February 06 2018

As we have just entered the third year of the 2030 Agenda, the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in the Arab States region is challenged by increasing fragility, vulnerability and exclusion. The Arab region is marked by conflict or protracted crisis which persist in seven out of twenty countries, causing destruction and displacement of massive scope. Significant development challenges also continue, characterized by rising pover...

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A new regional programme to help Arab States achieve the 2030 Agenda

February 06 2018

As we have just entered the third year of the 2030 Agenda, the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in the Arab States region is challenged by increasing fragility, vulnerability and ex...

Jordan launches the National Single Window to streamline trade flows

February 06 2018

As a clear expression of its strong commitment to trade and investment facilitation, Jordan launched the process to establish its National Single Window (Jordan NSW) during a ceremony held on 22 Janua...

Hacking the Project Cycle for Impact in Arab States & Africa: #NewUNDP

February 05 2018

Fundamental and rapid changes in the development landscape call for a major and urgent rethink of policy priorities, delivery approaches, and financing mechanisms in international development. Governm...

Volunteerism is bringing change and meaning to lives

February 01 2018

In the Arab States in 2017, UNV has mobilized close to 1,000 National and International onsite UN Volunteers in 16 countries, in addition to 412 online UN Volunteers.   In Lebanon, 239 UN Volunt...

Understanding the journey to violent extremism

February 01 2018

Violent extremism in Africa caused 33,300 fatalities between 2011 and 2016, reversing hard-won development gains and threatening to stunt prospects for decades to come. Yet, far less is known about th...

Confronting climate change as an accelerator of crisis

February 01 2018

More frequent and severe droughts, millions at risk of famine, the spread of conflict and mass displacement - these are the challenges of our time and have generated the worst humanitarian crisis sinc...

Accelerating Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Development in the Arab region

January 08 2018

Building on previous achievements, the UNDP Regional Bureau for Arab States’ (RBAS) organized the third Regional Forum of the Youth Leadership Programme (YLP 3). Within the framework of the Mosharaka ...

A global index to measures the state of knowledge in 131 countries

November 28 2017

As part of the Knowledge Summit in Dubai, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) launched the first edition ...

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