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  • Delivering on Capacity Development Objectives: Completion of the First Training Course on Crash Investigation (I) Nov 3, 2016

    On Thursday 3rd of November, senior representatives of Ministry of Interior (MOI), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and General Secretariat for Supreme Council for Training and Development (GSSCPD) participated in the graduation ceremony to mark the successful completion of the first course of the training programme in the field of crash investigation.

  • United Nations and the GSSCPD convenes roundtable discussion on the private sector and the SDGs Oct 20, 2016

    On 20 October, the United Nations and the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development convened a roundtable discussion at the Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Building United Nations House on the role of the private sector as a partner in the implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda through the national development plan.

  • Launch of traffic accident investigation Training Programme for MOI Police Officers Oct 9, 2016

    Kuwait City, KUWAIT: Under the project, “Implementation of Comprehensive and Long Term Traffic and Transport Sector Strategy for Kuwait,” UNDP, in partnership with the Ministry of Interior (MOI) and General Secretariat for Supreme Council for Planning and Development (GSSCPD) launched on Sunday 9 October 2016 a training programme targeting traffic police officers in the field of traffic accident investigation.

  • United Nations Development Programme sign the Project “ Developing and Piloting of a National Performance Management Framework” with State Audit Bureau and the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development Jul 18, 2016

    United Nations Development Programme signed on Monday morning the contract to support the Kuwaiti State Audit Bureau, "The Development and piloting of a National Performance Management Framework Project" in collaboration with the international consultant Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC) to prepare an integrated guide for corporate governance in different sectors in the presence of Secretary General of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development Dr. Khalid Al-Mahdi and Audit Bureau acting Deputy Abdul Aziz Al Houli and the resident Coordinator of the United Nations and resident representative of the UN Development Programme Zineb Touimi-Benjelloun and the representative of the international consultant Camille Haddad.

  • برنامج الامم المتحدةالانمائي يوقع مع التخطيط وثيقة برنامج المهنيين الفنيين JPO Jun 30, 2016

    وقعت الامانة العامة للمجلس الاعلى للتخطيط والتنمية وبرنامج الامم المتحدة الانمائي مساء امس على وثيقة مشروع للإدارة الفعالة لبرنامج المهنيين الفنيين المبتدئين JPO للدفعة الثالثة بحضور الامين العام للمجلس الاعلى للتخطيط والتنمية الدكتور خالد مهدي والمنسق المقيم للأمم المتحدة والممثل المقيم لبرنامج الامم المتحدة الانمائي زينب بن جلون

  • United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon visits Kuwait Jun 26, 2016

    Kuwait City, KUWAIT, - The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon made a brief visit to the State of Kuwait on Sunday to meet with His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al Khaled Al Hamad Al Sabah.

  • Urban Development and Human Resilience Jun 16, 2016

    On June 16th 2016, on the sidelines of The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) 9th Conference, the UN Permanent Mission of the State of Kuwait, jointly with the Public Authority of the Disabled in Kuwait (PADA), organized a mini conference under the title The Urban Development and Human Resilience: An Essential approach towards Inclusive Cities for Persons with Disabilities in the Arab Region “Over View of Kuwait 2035 Vision towards Persons with Disability as model to the region”

  • Labor Day 2016 Celebration in Kuwait May 9, 2016

    On 9 May, the United Nations Resident Coordinator in the State of Kuwait, Ms. Zineb Touimi-Bejelloun, welcomed national partners and guests to an event at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Building United Nations House to celebrate International Labour Day and highlight the achievements to date of the joint programme of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

  • UN to Hold World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul in May Mar 23, 2016

    he United Nations Secretary-General will hold the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit on 23 – 24 May 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey,

  • UNDP supports event held at the University of KWSRC, on the occasion of Inernational women day 2016 Mar 8, 2016

    On 8 March, Ms. Dima Al-Khatib, UNDP Kuwait Deputy Resident Representative, participated in a public awareness event organized by the Women’s Studies and Research Centre of the University of Kuwait to celebrate International Women’s Day.