Project to Support Corruption Combating Committee
Feb 10, 2013
Cairo - The Ministry of Justice witnessed this morning the signature ceremony of the project to Support the National Coordination Committee for Combating Corruption (NCCCC)
UN Development Assistance Framework Signed with Egyptian Government
Jan 1, 2013
Poverty alleviation through pro-poor growth and equity; quality basic services; democratic governance; food security and nutrition; and environmental sustainability and natural resource management, are the five areas in which the United Nations will support Egypt over the next five years. The overarching objective is to “Achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)+ with Inclusive Growth, Freedom, Social Justice and Dignity”.
Women’s Participation in Post-Revolutionary Elections
Dec 1, 2012
“International experience shows that in many countries in the world, including the Arab region, women are unlikely to participate in political processes and decision-making bodies in a meaningful manner. This must change.
Message of the UN Secretary General on 2012 United Nations Day
Oct 24, 2012
We are living through a period of profound turmoil, transition and transformation. Insecurity, inequality and intolerance are spreading. Global and national institutions are being put to the test. With so much at stake, the United Nations must keep pace across the spectrum of its activities – peace, development, human rights, the rule of law, the empowerment of the world’s women and youth.
Statement by UNDP Administrator on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2012
Oct 17, 2012
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty offers an opportunity for reflection on progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
Message of the UN Secretary General on the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction
Oct 13, 2012
This year’s observance of the International Day for Disaster Reduction seeks to highlight the need for women and girls to be at the forefront of reducing risk and managing the world’s response to natural hazards.
Remarks by UNDP Administrator at High-level Meeting on Sustainable Energy for All
Sep 24, 2012
I am pleased to address this high-level event on Sustainable Energy for All -an initiative in which I have been pleased to participate in over the past year.
Message of the UN Secretary General on the 2012 International Day of Democracy
Sep 15, 2012
Today we look back on yet another year of remarkable events in the story of democracy -- a story that continues to be written by people who yearn for dignity and human rights, for an end to corruption, for a say in their future, for jobs, justice and a fair share of political power.
Message of the UNDP Administrator on the UN Day of South-South Cooperation
Sep 12, 2012
The United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation offers an opportunity to celebrate the many achievements of the South and to encourage continued support and engagement by the entire development community with South-South cooperation.
Statement by UN Secretary General on 2012 International Youth Day
Aug 12, 2012
Today’s generation of youth -- the largest the world has ever known, and the vast majority of whom live in developing countries -- has unprecedented potential to advance the well-being of the entire human family. Yet too many young people, including those who are highly educated, suffer from low-wage, dead-end work and record levels of unemployment.