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Public-Private Partnership provides vocational training for IDPs to support sustainable livelihoods

Erbil, Oct. 2, 2019 | Toyota Iraq, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Human Relief Foundation (HRF) proudly inducted 16 new trainees at an opening ceremony hosted in the Toyota Iraq…  


Iraq launches the 6th National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity

Baghdad, 29 September 2019 – The Ministry of Health and Environment, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme and with support from the Global Environment Facility, has launched…  


Iraq reconfirms commitment to achieve SDG 5 and the empowerment of women

Baghdad, 16 September 2019 – Under the patronage of His Excellency the Prime Minister Mr. Adel Abdul Mahdi, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in Cooperation with The Ministry of…  


E-Tendering training for potential bidders to be held in Erbil and Baghdad

In continuing of training sessions conducted in 2017, 2018 and early 2019 for the potential firms/companies throughout Iraq, UNDP Country Office Iraq is planning to conduct E-Tendering training…  


Decentralization and Fostering of a pilot governorate towards SDGs LOCALIZATION

More than four years ago, the United Nations (UN) Member States unanimously adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as an action plan for…  


Government of Iraq contributes $33m for stabilization activities in historic agreement

Baghdad, 28 August 2019 – The Government of Iraq has today signed an historic agreement with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), committing USD 33 million for stabilization activities…  


Health, sport, nature: Key sites in Mosul reopen after damage by ISIL

Mosul, 11 July 2019 – Al Rabee Primary Healthcare Center, the Al Muthana Sport and Youth Center and the East Mosul Nursery Plantation were officially reopened today by the Government of Ninewa,…  


Steering Committee of Headway programme promotes resilience actions for vulnerable communities in Iraq

Erbil, 11 July 2019 – The Steering Committee of the Headway programme met in Erbil on 11 July 2019, to discuss and review the implementation of actions that will benefit nearly 430,000 vulnerable…  


JICA Japan and UNDP Partnership Agreement to Accelerate the Projects for Socio-Economic Development in Iraq

Baghdad, 7 July 2019- Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and UNDP announced a renewed agreement and commemorated the 10th anniversary for their partnership to accelerate the implementation…  


Improving the Effectiveness of Local Police in Iraq

In June 2019, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of Inteirior's (MoI) Training and Qualification Directorate jointly delivered an advanced course on training of trainers…  

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