Arab states must address water challenges if they are to achieve the Millennium Development Goals, attain prosperity, and reach a future of sustainable human development, says a new United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) report.
Bahrain is evaluating a plan to establish an energy agency dedicated to renewable energy and conservation, spurred by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) initiative.
The potential green energy agency would work in close partnership
Siemens said it has teamed up with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to promote integrity and openness throughout the countries in the Middle East and North Africa region.
Under a three-year agreement focusing on clean busine
Bahrain is set to host a $50,000 (BD18,900) Energy Centre, said to be the first of its kind in the Gulf, which will help in conserving scarce supplies, develop more facilities and explore new areas of development.
It is being set up in co-
Economic disparities between the seven-member UAE are slowing the development of the country, the UN Development Program (UNDP) said on Thursday.
In an interview, Elissar Sarrouh, UNDP resident representative, said those gaps showed the ne
Bahrain has launched an initiative to increase transparency and accountability in the public sector.
A capacity development facility is being set up to aid the venture, which hopefully will eventually benefit the entire Gulf.
The UAE has been ranked first in Arab world and 32nd globally in human development report released by the United Nations Development Programme. Neighbours Qatar and Bahrain were ranked 38th and 39th in the global list.
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (MBRF) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP)’s regional bureau for Arab states recently discussed preparation for the second edition of the Arab Knowledge Report 2010/11.
The three-day worksh
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched an extensive assessment of what must be done to advance sustainable development and reduce global poverty.
The report, titled "What Will It Take To Achieve The Millennium Develo