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Batswana Youth Entrepreneurs Join the Largest Network of Youth Innovators through the YouthConnekt Summit in Accra, Ghana

The Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development (MYSC), Hon. Tumiso Rakgare and the UNDP Botswana Resident Representative lead a delegation of Youth Entrepreneurs and Youth…  


Women in Trade consultations held in Botswana

UNDP Botswana in partnership with the UN Resident Coordinators Office and UN Women in SA, hosted the Women in Trade National Consultations in Botswana event, on Tuesday 22nd June in Gaborone.  


UNDP partners with Legal Aid Botswana to promote access to justice in Botswana

The UNDP supported Legal Aid Botswana (LAB) to develop thirteen (13) legal literacy films and revamp the website of LAB which were later launched this morning in Gaborone. The legal literacy films…  


UNDP and Men and Boys for Gender Equality (MBGE) partner to recognise outstanding contributions to Gender Based Violence prevention & response in Botswana

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Botswana partnered with Men and Boys for Gender Equality (MBGE) to host the first anti-gender based violence awards in Botswana. The awards ceremony…  


Waste recovery project to create employment and develop a strong waste recycling industry in Botswana

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism recently launched waste recovery pilot project in the…  


UNDP supports the promotion of waste to be used as a resource- Bratonozic

The Programme Specialist-Environment and Climate Change, Ms Chimbidzani Bratonozic said that the UNDP is happy to support the promotion of waste to be used as a resource rather than thrown into bins…  


Kalahari landscape tour to guide plans to lower competition between land-uses and increase ecosystem integrity

27-28 May 2021, UNDP Botswana, Resident Representative, Jacinta Barrins and the Director of Department of Wildlife and National Parks (DWNP), Dr Kabelo Senyatso visited Wildlife Management Areas…  


Launch of fire-management strategy and handing over of firefighting equipment to curb veld fires in Botswana

The Global Environmental Facility Small Grant Programme (GEF/SGP) through the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with Nata Conservation Trust, the Ministry of Environment…  


Lives empowered through new earth garden initiative in Mahetwe and Ditshukudu settlements in the Kweneng District

In September 2020, the Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF/SGP) implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) approved 7 new projects at a tune of USD310,000 to be…  


The Botswana National Informal Sector Recovery plan launched- Opportunity to build-back-better

The Botswana National Informal Sector Recovery Plan (ISRP) was launched on the 16th March 2021 in Gaborone. Speaking at the launch, the UNDP Resident Representative, Ms. Jacinta Barrins said, “As part…  

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