Goats everywhere! Micro animal husbandry brings self-sufficiency to poor communities in Jordan“With his reassurance, I accepted the goats willingly and was excited about the idea of raising them,” says Dina. Dina’s family was chosen from amongst hundreds of other poor families to benefit from this UNDP-supported joint food and nutritional Security programme, which addresses the challenges of food availability, access, and nutrition in different areas in Jordan, including Southern Shuneh.
Implementation of phase 1 of a comprehensive Poly Chlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) management system in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.As part of a Environmentally Sound Management of PCBs equipment and materials, a technical training workshop was carried out during the period from 16 to 20 September supervised by International Consultant and the PCBs project team. The workshop consists of theoretical, practical and site visit addressed controlling PCB equipment and PCB contaminated materials. Participants from all project stakeholders specialized in Electrical Plants and heavy industries that were provided with the necessary training on best practices and techniques for knowledge on the PCB inventory through stimulating expanded sampling and testing of equipment.
Jordan’s First Youth Innovation Camp to develop an online game on local governanceYouth Participation in Local Governance is a UNDP project of support implemented by the Higher Council for Youth (HCY) in partnership with UN Volunteers (UNV). The objective of this project is to increase youth political participation and civic engagement in local governance through multiple phases that will address lack of inclusive youth access to participation using an online portal and game on local governance.
Tomorrow’s hope, today’s YouthAn enthusiastic fresh graduate Yousef El Mughrabi had a dream. He shares his dream with many other fresh graduates in Jordan. His dream is a simple one… securing a well-respected job from which he can professionally grow and enrich his career life creating a better tomorrow for himself and his family.