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08 May 2015
On 8 May 2015, the United Nations Development Programme and its partners, the Amiri Diwan and the Ministry of the Interior, held an event for Government policy-makers and members of the diplomatic corps in Kuwait to mark Global Road Safety Week.
09 Apr 2015
نظم المكتب الإقليمي للدول العربية التابع لبرنامج الأمم المتحدة الإنمائي في العاصمة الأردنية، عمان، ملتقى الابتكار الاجتماعي العربي الأول للشباب.يوفر الملتقى الفرصة للشباب العربي، إناثاً وذكوراً—في المرحلة العمرية 19-35 عاماً،
08 Apr 2015
UNDP Kuwait and for the second year has been partnering with the “Al-Argan Group” to advocate for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) through Art competition targeting the youth in the country.
01 Apr 2015
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark participated in the Third International Donors Pledging Conference for Syria, hosted by His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, the Amir of Kuwait, on 31 March 2015 in Kuwait City.
31 Mar 2015
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark Conducts First Official Visit to Kuwait Ahead of Syria Crisis Conference
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark met with UNDP country office staff ahead of her attendance at the Third International Humanitarian Pledging Conference for Syria in Kuwait City.
22 Mar 2015
UNDP to Address Syria Development Needs at Third International Pledging Conference for Syria in Kuwait
Over the last four years, Syria has plummeted from being a middle-income country to one where 4 out of 5 people live in poverty. The economies and societies of neighbouring countries including Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, Turkey, and Egypt are under increasing strain as record numbers of refugees put pressure on growth, services, resources, and social cohesion.
19 Mar 2015
More than four years since the start of the conflict in Syria, over 50 percent of the population is either internally displaced or has fled the country.
15 Mar 2015
United Nations in Kuwait hosts the closing dinner of the KU / GUST Model United Nations annual conference 2015
On 15 March, United Nations House was the scene for the closing dinner of the Model United Nations Conference organised by the students of the International Law Society of Kuwait University (KU) and the Student Association of the Gulf University of Science and Technology (GUST).
08 Mar 2015
This week, the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, which remains the world’s best blueprint for achieving gender equality and empowering women. The review of this visionary roadmap, adopted at the Fourth World Conference for Women in 1995, is an opportunity to celebrate the world’s progress toward ensuring the rights and opportunities of women and girls, and also to renew and reinvigorate commitments to achieve gender equality.
19 Feb 2015
Tree Plantation Ceremony to Celebrate Kuwait Independence and Liberation Days and to Thank key Partners
On 19 February 2015, the United Nations Country Team in Kuwait was honoured by the presence of Ambassador Khaled Sulaiman Al-Jarallah, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and colleagues at a tree planting ceremony at UN House.
07 Feb 2015
United Nations House was the setting for an event organised by the Kuwait Association for Learning Differences (KALD) to mark the successful conclusion of a two-day educators’ forum organised by the Association,
04 Feb 2015
In its efforts to develop a drug intervention program underthe Country Program Action Plan 2014-2018, UNDP Kuwait hosted a meeting at the UN house in Mishref on the 4th of February 2015.
29 Jan 2015
UNDP Kuwait and Arab Planning Institute host the Arab region launch of the UNDP 2014 Human Development Report
On 29 January, UNDP Kuwait and the Arab Planning Institute (API) jointly hosted an event at the API office for the official Arab region launch of the UNDP Human Development Report (HDR) for 2014. The launch was held under the esteemed patronage of His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, the Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait.
23 Dec 2014
UNDP Kuwait and HE Minister of Social Affairs and Labour and Minister of State for Planning and Development announce the 10 Kuwaiti JPOs for 2014
UNDP Kuwait and HE the Minister of Social Affairs and Labour and Minister of State for Planning and Development announced the ten young Kuwaiti professionals selected to serve as Junior Professional Officers (JPOs) in the UNDP and affiliated offices. This is the second batch of ten JPOs sent by the State of Kuwait to support UNDP operations worldwide.
22 Dec 2014
On 22 Dec 2014 a workshop titled as “Air Quality Compliance & Management Workshop” was conducted in coordination with Kuwait EPA at United Nations house.
27 Nov 2014
UNDP Signs Agreement with IOM and ILO for Joint Programming to Support Labour Market Development in Kuwait
Kuwait – The Government of the State of Kuwait signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the International Organization for Migration (IOM), and the International Labour Organization (ILO) for joint programming to support labour market development during the third ministerial meeting of the Abu Dhabi Dialogue member states on 27 November in Kuwait City.
03 Nov 2014
Earlier this month, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with the Kuwait Red Crescent Society and the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC), launched a two-month media campaign that aims to combat violence among youth as part of their "Fostering Youth Resiliency”
27 Oct 2014
The United Nations Country Team in Kuwait marked the occasion of United Nations Day 2014 by hosting a special reception on 27 October 2014 at the UN House in Kuwait, under the theme of Youth and the Humanitarian Efforts of the State of Kuwait
12 Aug 2014
On August 12 Kuwait – along with the rest of the world – celebrated International Youth Day at a small ceremony at the National Library of Kuwait. Among those in attendance was Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Al Sabah, who reaffirmed Kuwait’s desire to give the youth a greater role in society.
21 Jul 2014
The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon made a brief visit to the State of Kuwait on Monday to meet with His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah and First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al Khaled Al Hamad Al Sabah.
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