The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will enhance its support around democratic governance and inclusive growth in Ethiopia to meet the country’s accelerated reform agenda and deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.
Japan has signed an agreement with UNDP to extend support for the Ethiopian Peace Support Training Centre (PSTC) and provide new funding of USD 729,000 for 2019-2020.
A two-day regional conference in Addis Ababa ended with strong calls for translating commitment from Ethiopia and Kenya authorities into social transformation to change the narrative of cross border communities.
Danish Minister for Development Cooperation H.E. Ulla Tornaes has signed a cooperation agreement with UNDP and UN Women to release a total of US$ 4.5 million for the two UN agencies in support of their work in Ethiopia in the areas of governance and gender.
The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Resident Coordinator’s Office (RCO) have signed a service level agreement to provide a new framework for UNDP’s strategic management support for the RCO in Ethiopia.
The first field office bordering Ethiopia and Kenya was opened today in Moyale city, southern Ethiopia, to address the drivers of conflict and instability, irregular migration and displacement in these cross-border areas.

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