EU - UNDP partnership in the field

Here you will find some stories from the field to illustrate the partnership of UNDP and EU in the area of Democratic Governance and Peacebuilding.

  • More than 30 million Congolese register to vote in second ever national elections
    Jul 24, 2015

    Bernadette Ntumba, 61, travels with her new voter’s card everywhere she goes. She is one of some 30 million people registered to vote in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s second ever national elections, scheduled for 28 November this year.

  • New bridge improves links, livelihoods for Cambodian villages
  • Nipping crime in the bud
    Jul 24, 2015

    Nazma Ahmed was thrown off the land she was leasing to grow grain and not given back her deposit of Tk 20,000. Her case wasn’t resolved by the village elders. In the months she waited for the village elders to take action she, her mother and her daughter went hungry, she explains.

  • Old Age is a Golden Age
    Jul 24, 2015

    85-year-old Perka Zorić lives in the village of Verići, in the area of the City of Banja Luka, sustaining herself in a shabby home by a small pension and no assistance.

  • Overcoming disability to build new livelihoods
    Jan 18, 2018

    When Masta Jan was a child, he contracted polio. After recovering from the severe illness, he discovered that he could not walk unaided. Living in Khyber Agency in Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), on the border with Afghanistan, there were few facilities for children living with disabilities.

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP European Union representation office
Go to UNDP Global