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.
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.
UNDP Kuwait and the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development host the first national symposium on the UNDP Kuwait Junior Professional Officer Programme
Feb 7, 2016
On 7 February, under the auspices of Her Excellency Mrs. Hind Subeah Al-Subeah, Minister of State for Planning and Development and Minister of Social Affairs and Labour, UNDP Kuwait and the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development (GSSCPD) organized a symposium for national partners and stakeholders on the UNDP Kuwait Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme. In welcoming the participants, Ms. Zineb Touimi-Benjelloun,
First Board Meeting of the Joint Programme to Support the Public Authority of Manpower
Jan 26, 2016
UNDP and the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development (GSSCPD) launched the first project board meeting of the Joint Programme to support the Public Authority of Manpower (PAM). This project represents the first joint programme in Kuwait between 3 UN agencies: UNDP, International Labor Organization (ILO), and the International Organization of Migration (IOM).
United Nations in Kuwait conducts the Arab regional launch of the UNFPA 2015 State of World Population Report “Shelter from the Storm” at the Arab Planning Institute in partnership with the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development
Jan 20, 2016
On 20 January 2016, the United Nations Resident Coordinator Ms. Zineb Touimi-Benjelloun, and the Arab Region Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Mr. Mohamed Adel-Ahad, launched the 2015 UNFPA State of World Population report “Shelter from the Storm: A Transformative Agenda for Women and Girls in a Crisis-Prone World”. The event was hosted by the Director-General of the Arab Planning Institute, Dr. Badr Mal Allah, and organized in partnership with the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development (GSSCPD), led by Secretary-General Dr. Khaled Mahdi.
Insaf Campaign” roundtable discussion
Jan 19, 2016
UNDP Kuwait in its efforts to empower Kuwaiti women and advocate for their legal rights, the Head of Gender and Social Development Programme, Sahar Shawa, participated in the “Insaf Campaign” roundtable discussion on Tuesday 19th January 2016 organized by the Women Cultural and Social Society
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) National Workshop
Dec 10, 2015
In partnership with the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development, UNDP convened the first national workshop on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)