- UNDP around the world
Many of UNDP's relationships with countries and territories on the ground exceed 60 years. Find details on our successes and ongoing work. Visit UNDP's global website.
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Burkina Faso
- CÃ´te d'Ivoire
- Cape Verde
- Central African Republic
- Congo (Dem. Republic of)
- Congo (Republic of)
- Costa Rica
- Democratic People's Republic of Korea
- Denmark (Rep. Office)
- Dominican Republic
- E.U. (Rep. Office)
- El Salvador
- Equatorial Guinea
- Finland (Rep. Office)
- Iraq (Republic of)
- Lao PDR
- Norway (Rep. Office)
- Papua New Guinea
- Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People
- Russian Federation
- SÃ£o TomÃ© and Principe
- Saudi Arabia
- Sierra Leone
- South Africa
- South Sudan
- Sri Lanka
- Sweden (Rep. Office)
- The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
- Trinidad and Tobago
- About Us
- Research & Publications
- News Center
Showing 1 - 16 of 16
18 Jun 2014
"Now is the time for action to support resilience" - says a report released today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) about the impact of the Syria crisis in the sub-region. It is against the backdrop of the international community’s inability to resolve, let alone finance the response to the crisis in Syria, that the Top Donors Group for Syria will meet in Kuwait City tomorrow, Wednesday, 18 June.
25 Mar 2014
Media plays an important role in raising public awareness about issues relating to development, in particular with regard to the conservation of the environment.
24 Mar 2014
I would like to express my sincere thanks and appreciation for the invitation to UNDP to participate in the celebration of the International Water Day; we are honored to be here with the Government of Jordan also on the occasion of the Arab Water Day. As H.E. referred, Jordan is one of the poorest countries in the world in water resources, which is a challenge environmentally, socially and economically for Jordan – However, the water sector remains significant in providing development opportunities that your esteemed ministry worked hard to promote.
11 Apr 2013
Opening Session of Sima Bahous, Assistant Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator and Director of Regional Bureau forArab States, United Nations Development Programme Arab Development Forum – Priorities for the Post-2015 Development Agenda
10 Apr 2013
Remarks of Sima Bahous, Assistant Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator and Director of Regional Bureau for Arab States, United Nations Development Programme Chair of Regional United Nations Development Group for the Arab States and Middle East and North Africa Region
10 Apr 2013
Speech at the Arab Development Forum, second regional consultation on the post-2015 global development agenda Amman Jordan, 10 April 2013, 12 noon
07 Apr 2013
Dear colleagues, over the nine months that I have been Director of RBAS, I have been impressed with the people of this organization at every turn. While I have not as yet visited all of our Country Offices, the visits I have made so far have left me with a strong appreciation of your values, commitment, and expertise. I have also been very impressed by our colleagues who serve you in RBAS and other NY-based Bureaus and Departments.
07 Apr 2013
I am very pleased to be here in Amman for this UNDP regional meeting on Arab Priorities in a Time of Change.
05 Mar 2013
I am very pleased to be here in Amman for this regional workshop on “Post-2015 Development Priorities for the Arab World.”
12 Sep 2012
On behalf of the UN Country Team in Jordan it is my privilege to welcome you very warmly to the launching of the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for the next programming cycle 2013-2017.
27 May 2012
Statement by Mr. Luc Stevens, UN Resident Coordinator / UNDP Resident Representative on the occasion of the Launch of the Jordan Human Development Report 2011
Welcome to the launch of the “Jordan Human Development Report 2011, entitled “Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises and Human Development”. I would also like to start by congratulating Jordanians on the 65th anniversary of the Independence Day of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and to wish Jordan peace and prosperity.
24 Apr 2012
Statement by Ms. Amat Alsoswa on the occasion of the Completion Ceremony of Jordan’s obligation under the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention ‘To clear all known minefields on its territory
It is with heartfelt enthusiasm I join this historic event that Jordan is witnessing today. Jordan is writing history and our gathering here at the Dead Sea illustrates Jordan’s leadership and the Government’s commitment to finding a lasting and comprehensive solution to the human and socio-economic problems caused by landmines. Jordan today is the first country in the Middle East to declare itself free of mines in 2012 as per the deadline set by the Ottawa Mine Ban Treaty.
14 Feb 2012
Statement by Mr. Luc Stevens, UN Resident Coordinator & UNDP Opening of the Photo Exhibition on the MDGs, University of Jordan, 14th February 2011
I am very pleased to welcome you to the opening of this photo-exhibition on the Millennium Development Goals in Jordan. Today we will give you an overview of the progress and achievements towards the Millennium Declaration and the 8 global targets in Jordan.
14 Dec 2010
Statement by Mr. Luc Stevens, UN Resident Coordinator on the occasion of the Launch of the Second National Millennium Development Goals Report 2010, Royal Cultural Center, 12th December 2010
I am very pleased to welcome you to the launch of the 2nd National Millennium Development Goals Report 2010, which offers a critical review of the progress and achievements towards the Millennium Declaration and the Millennium Development Goals in Jordan.
29 Jul 2010
Welcoming remarks by Jacinta Barrins, Preparatory Workshop for Implementation of Phase I of a Comprehensive Poly Chlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs), management system in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
It is a great pleasure and honour for me to address you today on behalf of UNDP at this preparatory workshop convened to complete the design of the project “Implementation of Phase I of a comprehensive Poly Chlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) management system in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan”. I welcome all the participants from government and the many representatives from the large industries in Jordan. We are pleased to be supporting the Ministry of Environment in taking the lead on this important topic in Jordan.
22 Mar 2010
Your Excellency Mr. Samir RifaiYour Excellencies,Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a great pleasure for me to be here today in my capacity as UN Resident Coordinator/ UNDP Resident Representative and to address you on this special event which brings together all partners who are concerned with the Water in Jordan on the occasion of the World Water Day.Jordan, as a member of the United Nations, joins the rest of the world in celebrating World Water Day.
- زيارة الحضور لموقع "نظام الإنذار المبكر" في البترا ووادي موسى أثناء حفل الإطلاق الذي أقيم الأمس 20/8 حيث قدم المهندسون المختصون شرحاً شاملاً عن كيفيةعمل نظام الإنذار المبكر. about an hour ago
- أطلق برنامج الأمم المتحدة الإنمائي بالأمس، الأربعاء 20/8 "نظام الإنذار المبكر للفياضات" في وادي موسى والبترا. يعمل نظام الإنذار المبكر على التنبؤ بالفيضانات المفاجئة قبل وصولها إلى الأماكن الآهلة بالسكان والممتلكات، ومن ثم تفعيل خطط الإخلاء من الأماكن المتأثرة في الوقت المناسب، ما يسهم بشكل كبير في تقليل الخسائر وحماية الأرواح. يأتي الإطلاق كجزء من دعم برنامج الأمم المتحدة الإنمائي لسلطة إقليم البترا في مجال الحد من مخاطر الكوارث والتكيف المناخي. من خلال "مشروع تعزيز القدرات المؤسسية لتقليل خطر الكوارث والتغير المناخي في الأردن" بتمويل من الوكالة السويسرية للتعاون والتنمية. يهدف المشروع إلى تعزيز القدرات المؤسسية للمؤسسات الوطنية للتخفيف من آثار الكوارث والمخاطر المرتبطة بالتغير المناخي. 4 hours ago
- وكالة الأنباء الأردنية - إشهار دراسات حماية البيئة الساحلية والتنوع الحيوي البحري في العقبة Yesterday AT 02:07 PM
- "See more posts on"