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Inclusive engagement essential for real benefits from genetic resources: South African stakeholders re-echo

Inception workshop hosted by Department of Environmental Affairs to discuss support for the implementation of the Nagoya Protocol and addressing the challenges associated with the development and…  

United Nations head in South Africa expresses her sadness over the death of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

UN staff members pay tribute to the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela  

Rountable of judicial training institutes on HIV/TB and Human Rights Programmes

1.0 On behalf of UNDP and its South Africa Office, let me welcome you to this Roundtable of Judicial Training Institutes on HIV/TB and Human Rights Programmes  

BIOFIN: Validation Workshop, Biodiversity Finance Plan

Programme Director or Directress, Flora Mokgolhoa Department of Environmental Affairs Deputy Director General for Biodiversity and Conservation,Mr Shonisani Munzhedzi  

Social Protection Design Workshop

On behalf of both UNDP and DPME, I wish to extend a special welcome to those  

Welcome Remarks to the Eighth OR Tambo Debate on the Green Economy Walid Badawi, UNDP Country Director

Ladies and Gentlemen, All protocols observed, On behalf of the four partners, the Oliver & Adelaide Tambo Foundation, the Wits School of Governance, the Department for Planning, Monitoring and…  

Ndumo Community Project receives a huge cash injection

The Advancement and Partnerships Office has recently secured R500 500 from the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) implemented by the United Nations Development Programme…  

UNDP South Africa launches the Africa Human Development Report - Accelerating Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Africa

UNDP South Africa in partnership with UN Women and the Commission on Gender Equality launched the second Africa Human Development Report published by UNDP entitled: Africa Human Development Report…  

OR Tambo Debate Series - the new dynamic to support the National Development Plan

Since the adoption of the National Development Plan (NDP), the government has shifted its focus towards achieving the goals set out in the plan. In an attempt to contribute and assist government to…  

Speech made by Dr. Nelly Mwaka on behalf of the Resident Representative at the KZN Legislature SDGs Workshop

In September 2000, the world’s leaders met at the United Nations Headquarters in New York to set out a new global vision to strengthen efforts for peace, human rights, democracy, strong governance,…  

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