Overview

What We Do

Since 1966, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has been partnering with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of live for everyone. UNDP works in four main areas: poverty reduction and achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs); democratic governance; crisis prevention and recovery; environment and sustainable development.

Our Goals

"To be the purveyor of top-quality advocacy and advisory services for the people of Kuwait."

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Our Work in Kuwait

Flora in Kuwait's southern coastal desert.

Our Stories

  • The prospect of a greener Kuwait
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      Environmental awareness in Kuwait has risen in the past couple of years. With the “Green Movement” sweeping over the world, Kuwait has taken notice ofmore

Projects and Initiatives

Parliaments can play an important role in delivering good governance which requires a capable legislature that passes and formulates laws, keeps an eye on the activities of the executive and holds it to account on behalf of the citizens, and collects, aggregates and expresses the concerns, opinions and preferences of citizens. Henceforth, the smooth functioning of the National Assembly in Kuwait is imperative, which explains why it is important to enhance its effectiveness through assisting its General Secretariat in upgrading the skills and the capacity of its staff. The overall objective of the project is to develop the institutional capacities that allow the parliament to fully and effectively perform its constitutional mandate. Achieving this objective will include developing a long-term training plan to strengthen the National Assembly through establishing a Parliamentary Training Centre. more

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