UNDP holds a training workshop on developing "Maps of Risks and Resources" for municipalities Dec 28, 2014Representatives from the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and the Ministry of Interior and representatives from Mafraq and Irbid municipalities with UNDP team members from the "Mitigating the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis on Jordanian Vulnerable Host Communities project participated in a two days' workshop conducted by UNDP Lebanon based on invitation from UNDP Jordan titled: "Maps of Risks and Resources" (MRR).
UNDP signs agreement with Zain and the national microfinance bank to boost employment opportunities for youthDec 26, 2014The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Zain Jordan and National Microfinance Bank Jordan entered into a tripartite cooperation agreement to implement an emergency employment initiative within the framework of the "Mitigating the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis on Jordanian Vulnerable Host Communities project" which contributes to sustain social and economic stability.
UNDP celebrates the Graduation of youth from an intensive vocational training programmeDec 26, 2014UNDP celebrated the graduation of 134 young men and women who successfully completed an intensive training program in production and assembly lines training as well as in heating and ventilation training. A total of 30 young women from the municipality of Al- Salhyia and Sabha in Mafraq Governorate received the training in addition to 30 young women from the governorate of Irbid. A total of 23 young men from Irbid Governorate received training on heating and ventilation and another 46 from Mafraq Governorate received the same training.
Mayors from Irbid and Mafraq Governorates address local problems and build resilienceDec 26, 2014The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and in partnership with the Sub-Regional Facility on the Syrian Response, and the Ministries of Municipal Affairs and Interior, organized two-day workshop retreat for 36 Mayors from Irbid and Mafraq Governorates.
UN and partners launch major aid plans for Syria and regionDec 22, 2014Berlin – As Syria’s war heads towards a fifth year, the United Nations and partners today launched a major new humanitarian and development appeal, requesting over US$8.4 billion in funds to help nearly 18 million people in Syria and across the region in 2015.
By-election concludes weeks of preparation by independent election commissionDec 9, 2014On 29 November 2014, Men and Women of Irbid headed out of their homes to cast their ballots in a by-election for a vacant seat in the Lower House of Parliament. Late in the evening of the same day, the Board of Commissioners of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Jordan announced the official results and declared the winner.
UNDP launches Jordan "Third National Communication on Climate Change"Nov 27, 2014In partnership with the Ministry of Environment, UNDP launched "Third National Communications on Climate change in Jordan" on Tuesday November 25. The report was prepared by the Ministry of Environment through a national team of experts and it took two years of extensive research and work. The report identified four major risks associated with climate change for the sector: temperature increase, rainfall decrease, droughts and a shift in the wet season, with cropping systems, livestock production, and livelihood and food security being affected the most.
Independent Election Commission engages with civil society for by-election in Irbid Nov 26, 2014The EU-UNDP electoral assistance project in Jordan supported a workshop by the Independent Election Commission (IEC) with civil society organizations in Irbid’s 2nd district, where by-elections will take place to fill a vacant parliamentary seat on 29 November 2014.
- The Integrated Investment Framework for Sustainable Land Management Report prepared by the Ministry of Environment in collaboration with UNDP and the support of the Global Mechanism of the UNited Nations Convention to Combat Desertification was launched on Monday. The report aims to provide an update about the situation in Jordan with regards to desertification and Sustainable Land Management (SLM) review the conditions since the preparation of the Integrated Finance Strategy(IFS) in December 2008, and bring forth a firm basis for work on the next Jordan National Action Plan (JNAP). For those interested report will be uploaded shortly on UNDP website: www.jo.undp.org 16 hours ago
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