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UN in Ethiopia
The presence of 26 resident UN Agencies, funds and programmes in Ethiopia make the country host to one of the largest UN Country Teams in the world. Ethiopia is also one of among countries that voluntarily decided to pursue UN the reform at the country level in the context of the Delivering as One agenda.
The UN Country Team's work fully supports six out of the seven pillars of Ethiopia's Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP) through the UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) and focuses on Sustainable Economic Growth and Risk Reduction; Basic Social Services;Governance and Capacity Development; and Women, Youth and Children.
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UNCDF’s CleanStart Connect 2014 and PAMIGA Expert Meeting
The UNCDF and the Participatory Microfinance Group for Africa (PAMIGA) are partnering to stage a two-day forum in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from October 30-31, 2014 focused on innovation in energy and water financing for low-income communities. Save the Date
MDG 2015 Countdown
In 2000, 189 nations made a promise to free people from extreme poverty and multiple deprivations. This pledge turned into the eight Millennium Development Goals.