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  • Nauru Entrepreneurship Development Programme
    Aug 11, 2014

    The objective of the Nauru Entrepreneurship Development Programme was to build and strengthen the entrepreneurial capacity of Nauruans to confidently engage in individual enterprises that will provide a sustainable livelihood to those who are currently unemployed or underemployed. Particular focus was given to empowering women and young people to engage in work and self-employment.

  • Fostering Resilience in the Pacific
    May 28, 2014

    This brochure illustrates the work of UNDP Fiji Multi-Country Office. The Fiji Multi-Country Office covers 10 countries: the Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Palau, Solomon Islands (sub-office), Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

  • Sep 11, 2013

    The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) launched its Asia-Pacific Regional Report ‘Leveraging Change for Better Lives’ in New York today, highlighting a string of successful programmes implemented between 2008 and 2012 in the region.

  • Apr 17, 2013

    Communities which traditionally depended on yams and taro for a staple diet have admitted switching to sweet potatoes and cassava as their farms can no longer grow the former crops.

  • Jan 31, 2013

    Tuvalu is looking to trade to achieve some of its key development objectives, including alleviating poverty.

  • Apr 12, 2012

    Market vendors, whose livelihoods have been washed away by the floods in Fiji earlier this month, will be employed in a special “cash-for-work” programme to assist them in rebuilding their livelihoods as well as enabling them to contribute to recovery efforts in their communities.

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