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UNDP Welcomes New Special Representative

UNDP Administrator, Achim Steiner, appointed Ms Yvonne Helle as his Special Representative to UNDP/PAPP. Ms Helle assumed her responsibilities on Sunday 01 September 2019. Prior to her appointment,…  


Government of Germany’s Euro 10 million through UNDP to Create Employment Opportunities

Germany, through its Development Bank (KfW), and UNDP signed an agreement in the amount of Euro 10 million. around 70,000 workdays will be generated under the programme benefiting approximately…  


Harnessing of Solar Power to Treat Wastewater in Gaza

Over 170,000 Palestinians, including farmers, in Gaza will have improved access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services as a result of the treated waste water  


Renewable Energy for All project in Gaza

The project ensures equitable access to adequate health services through the provision of a renewable energy source for vital healthcare units at four hospitals in Gaza.  


UNDP disburses compensations for damaged homes in Gaza

UNDP disburses second batch of payments of US$ 746,000 through the supporting reconstruction of homes for Palestinians in the Gaza Strip project, enabling 275 families to reconstruct their houses in…  


UNDP and UNRWA Inaugurate New Hall at the Rosary Sisters School

The new hall can house over 1000 students in the Rosary Sisters School in the Gaza Strip. This was made possible thanks to funding from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, through the Saudi Fund for…  


Sustainable Development in the Context of Conflict and Crises Conference

The conference offers a platform to discuss, evaluate and analyse the various policies and challenges related to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda within the context of conflict and occupation, and…  


Solar Energy Needs Assessment for Health Facilities in Gaza

The needs assessment comes as part of collective efforts made in the preparation and adaptation of a unified document on solar energy needs for Gaza health facilities. The assessment will be…  


Partners Conclude Visit to UNDP Projects in Gaza

Field visit by partners to the Gaza Strip to explore some of the cash for work initiatives and youth employment projects UNDP is implementing  


Gaza lighthouse glows in orange

The EU and its Member States, in partnership with UNDP, joined Palestinians in Gaza to light Gaza lighthouse in orange to mark the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women. This…  

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