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2019 Human Development Report Launched in Botswana

Botswana launched the 2019 Human Development Report on Wednesday the 11th of December 2019. The 2019 Human Development Report set out a new way to address inequality in the 21st Century. It recognizes…  









Big money for small businesses

Statement by the UN Resident Coordinator on UN MSME day  


2019



Tsodilo - Gchwihaba Trail Launched

The Tsodilo - Gchwihaba Trail has been officially opened by the UNDP Resident Representative Ms. Jacinta Barrins. This trail has opened an alternative route from the UNESCO World Heritage Site,…  



SUPPORT TO GOVERNMENT OF BOTSWANA HUMAN RIGHTS REPORTING

Botswana has ratified five of the nine core international human rights treaties, each of which requires a regular report to be submitted to the treaty Committee. Noting the high number of treaty…  



UNDP Botswana holds three day SDP training facilitated by experts from UNDP Pakistan

The UNDP Botswana recently held a three days training for shortlisted Business Development Consultants on the Supplier Development Methodology (SDM) from the 7th - 9th August 2018 in Gaborone,…  






In Botswana, stakeholders say “poverty eradication is an attainable goal”

The two-day event brought together more than 400 participants from a select group of countries that have been successful in reducing extreme poverty, exclusion and inequality.  


Delegates convene in Botswana to find ways of addressing poverty, inequality and exclusion

Policy-makers, development practitioners, government representatives, researchers and academics from Africa and from around the world are convening in Gaborone, Botswana to share policy options and…  


20-21 March, Leave No One Behind: the Fight Against Poverty, Exclusion and Inequality International Conference

The Government of Botswana hosts an international conference in Gaborone on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals principle of Leave No One Behind, in recognition of the close linkages…  


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Leave No One Behind: the Fight Against Poverty, Exclusion and Inequality International Conference

The Government of Botswana will host an international conference in Gaborone on the Leave No One Behind the Fight Against Poverty, Exclusion and Inequality.  


Leave No One Behind: the Fight Against Poverty, Exclusion and Inequality International Conference

The Government of Botswana will host an international conference in Gaborone on the Leave No One Behind the Fight Against Poverty, Exclusion and Inequality.  


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Botswana Biogas Project Learns from Experts in Ethiopia and Uganda

eports advocating for the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially Goal 7 on “Affordable and Clean Energy” highlights that efforts to encourage clean energy have resulted in…  



UNDP hosts Access and Benefit Sharing inception workshop

UNDP Botswana in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism (MENT) through the Department of Environmental Affairs hosted an Inception Workshop for the…  


The United Nations Botswana and the Ministry of International Affairs and Cooperation Commemorate UN Day

On the 24th October 2017, the United Nations Botswana together with the Ministry of International Affairs and Cooperation, held a breakfast meeting to commemorate the United Nations Day. The theme for…  


Youth Connekt Africa Summit in Kigali in Rwanda

The inaugural Youth Connekt Africa Summit took place at the Kigali Convention Center in Rwanda, from the 19th – 21st July 2017. It was hosted by H.E President Paul Kagame and organized in…  


Makomoto Community Hosts the World Environment Day Commemoration”

In line with the United Nations’ campaign for encouraging global awareness and action for environment, Botswana joined the global community by commemorating the World Environment Day (WED) on the 5th…  


Charcoal Production Training Workshop Conducted to Create Jobs while Managing Bush Encroachment in Ngamiland

Ngamiland Sustainable Land Management (NSLM) Project facilitated training of 19 people from Lake Ngami Conservation Trust and Haina Veld Farmers Association in Charcoal production  


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