BIOFIN: Validation Workshop, Biodiversity Finance Plan
Dec 8, 2017
Programme Director or Directress, Flora Mokgolhoa Department of Environmental Affairs Deputy Director General for Biodiversity and Conservation,Mr Shonisani Munzhedzi
Social Protection Design Workshop
Nov 14, 2017
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
Oct 17, 2017
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 Evaluation (DPME) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), let me welcome you all to this eighth edition of this prestigious OR Tambo Debate Series on the implementation of the National Development Plan (NDP), with tonight’s debate focusing on the “Green economy”.
Consultation on the implementation of Agenda 2030 and the national Leave No One Behind dialogue
Nov 16, 2016
On behalf of UNDP South Africa, I would like to thank Amnesty International, CSVR and African Monitor for inviting me to be with you this morning. I am honoured to have been requested to speak to you in this consultative workshop that seeks to take stock of the domestication of SDGs and to plot a way forward on how to ensure that civil society as well as all marginalised and excluded voices are part of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda.
Volunteerism for peace and development
Sep 21, 2016
The 21st September each year, the International Day of Peace is observed around the world. The General Assembly declared and devoted this day to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.
Speech made by Dr. Nelly Mwaka on behalf of the Resident Representative at the KZN Legislature SDGs Workshop
Sep 20, 2016
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, environmental sustainability and poverty eradication. South Africa, together with 188 other UN member countries, adopted the resulting Millennium Declaration, which committed members to ambitious targets with clearly defined timelines. The roadmap for achieving the Declaration’s commitments resulted in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
UNDP South Africa Country Director's speech at the Stigma Index Workshop
Sep 8, 2016
On behalf of UNDP and the entire UN Joint Team on AIDS, I would like to express our gratitude for being given the opportunity to partner with SANAC to host this consultative meeting on stigma and discrimination.
- OPENING REMARKS AT BREAKFAST MEETING WITH CIVIL SOCIETY LEADERS CO-HOSTED BY THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA, THE UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP) AND THE INTERNATIONAL AIDS SOCIETY Jul 18, 2016
Opening Remarks by the UN Resident Coordinator of the United Nations Development System and the UNDP Resident Representative, South Africa – Mr. Gana Fofang SDG and Agenda 2063 Roll Out Workshops Johannesburg, South Africa
Jun 15, 2016
On behalf of the UNDP Regional Director for Africa – Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, and on my own behalf, it is my pleasure and privilege to welcome you all to South Africa to this regional workshop on integrating Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development (SDGs) and Agenda 2063 into National Development Plans and Strategies.
UNPAN Workshop Theme: Positioning SADC UNPAN by Aligning SDGs and AU Agenda 2063 with Innovation as an Anchor
Jun 8, 2016
UNDP’s interest in supporting this event is to promote South-South learning on innovative public administration practices. South-South cooperation is one of our priorities as expressed the Country Programme Document (CPD) for South Africa. In all our programme priorities, which include governance and public service delivery, inclusive growth, energy and environment, South-South Cooperation is an important component.