UNDP hosted an event to share achievements to date, of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s unique flagship business Supplier Development Programme (SDP). This special event was themed “Supporting Local Production through UNDP’s SDP”. The event also showcased and celebrated the Buyers, Suppliers and SDP Consultants, who are on the SDP (Year 1).
Handing over of fire-fighting equipment
UNDP will host and event to share achievements to date, of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s unique flagship business Supplier Development Programme (SDP).
More African governments than ever before are delivering social assistance to the poor and to vulnerable populations. Coverage is still quite limited, but the number of programmes has been rising rapidly in the last decade with the trend across Africa towards broadening and deepening social assistance. The State of Social Assistance in Africa report maps and analyzes the recent growth across three foundational dimensions of social assistance
The Coordinator of Poverty Eradication Unit, Mr. Montshiwa Montshiwa, who represented the Minister of Presidential Affairs, Governance and Public Administration, Hon. Nonofo Molefhi, during the occasion officially opened the launch meeting. He revealed that though Botswana has not been using the Multidimensional Poverty Index, all the interventions have been geared toward eradicating poverty using the multidimensional and multisectoral approach
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Government of Botswana through the Office of the President (OP) and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) of University of Oxford successfully launched the 2019 Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), whose focus is on ‘Illuminating Inequalities’.
The United Nations Development Programme, UNDP is proud to be supporting - the Department of Gender Affairs and the Department of Tribal Administration in the training of 53 Dikgosi from the 9 villages of Chobe district in Kasane from the 3rd to 5th September 2019 at Wild View Resort.

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