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  • Evaluation of "Mitigating the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis" at the Annual Steering Committee Meeting Mar 31, 2015Evaluation of "Mitigating the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis" at the Annual Steering Committee MeetingTo evaluate the impact and lessons learnt of "Mitigating the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis on the Jordanian Vulnerable Host Communities Project", UNDP Jordan held its Annual Steering Committee Meeting at the Marriott Hotel on 31 March 2015. The steering committee comprises of representatives from the Ministry Interior, Ministry of Municipal Affairs and the private sector.

  • I am proud to be the first woman to open a business in my villageI am proud to be the first woman to open a business in my village

  • UNDP managed to support young people to be enrolled in the labor marketUNDP managed to support young people to be enrolled in the labor marketAs part of the “Mitigating the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis on the Jordanian Host Communities” , a vocational training initiatives were conducted by by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) especially in Irbid and Mafraq.

  • Tomorrow’s hope, today’s YouthTomorrow’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.

  • Goats everywhere! Micro animal husbandry brings self-sufficiency to poor communities in JordanGoats 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.