- 308,000 USD Grants to Support Pilot Environmental Projects Sep 21, 2017
- First Forum on Transition to Green Tourism Aug 25, 2017
- Training on "Advocacy Tools for Environmental Issues" Aug 23, 2017
JRF & UNDP Sign Partnership Agreement to Improve Socio-economic Status and Livelihoods of Jordanian and Syrian Refugee Youth
Jul 27, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)and The Jordan River Foundation (JRF) have signed an agreement yesterday, Monday, as part of the “Enhancing Access to Sustainable Livelihoods and Employment Opportunities for Vulnerable Jordanians and Syrian refugees through UNDP’s Innovative 3x6 Approach” project.
131 Young Jordanians Graduate from Demand-Driven Training
Jul 27, 2017
131 youth most of them are women, celebrated their graduation in a small ceremony yesterday from the “Demand-Driven Vocational Training, Employment, and Entrepreneurship Skills Development Programme” project after they have completed the technical training in the food processing sector at the Jordan Hospitality & Tourism Education Company (JHTEC).
UNDP & MOE Kick-Launches Activities of Nagoya Protocol Implementation Project
Jul 24, 2017
Amman- The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of Environment (MoEnv) conducted an inception workshop to launch the implementation of the new project "STRENGTHENING HUMAN RESOURCES, LEGAL FRAMEWORKS AND INSTITUTIONAL CAPACITIES TO IMPLEMENT THE NAGOYA PROTOCOL” yesterday, with the support of the Global Environment Fund (GEF). The project aims at helping Jordan in developing and enhancing its legal and national frameworks to implement the Nagoya protocol. The project is concurrently implemented by UNDP in 24 countries to help in meeting the national obligations towards the Nagoya Protocol and the UN Convention on Biodiversity (UNCBD).
UNDP Signs Agreements With 25 Community Based Organizations
Jul 17, 2017
Within the framework of the Community Cohesion Grant Mechanism Phase II project (CCGM), implemented by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Jordan and funded by the government of Japan and the the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation; UNDP has signed yesterday cooperation agreements with 25 community based organizations from various governorates of Jordan with the aim of enhancing social cohesion and strengthening social stability.
UNDP Conducts Training on Transfer Stations for JSC Employees
Apr 25, 2017
Today was the last day in a specialized training program by the United Nations Program (UNDP) about Transfer Station Management and Operation for employees from the Joint Services Council of Irbid.
- Launch of new Infrastructure at Al-Ekeider Landfill in Irbid Apr 7, 2017
Middle East and North African Governments have Identified Common Needs to Boost Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience
Apr 5, 2017
Government delegations from 13 Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) countries have met to address long–term climate change challenges and to consider National Adaptation Plans (NAPs).