Sustainable Economy Development & Inclusive Growth
What is the project about?
The project prepares the Country Office for new interventions aiming to support Angola in its efforts towards economic diversification, graduation process from the LDC status, Human development and the achievement of SDGs.
The Overall goals of this project are to:
Enhance national capacities for economic diversification and helping create enabling environment to generate productive capacities, employment and job opportunities for youth and women.
What have we accomplished so far
Project’s support to Country Graduation process produced the Road Map that will lead to elaboration of the Transition Strategic from the LDG status. UNDP’s empowerment support focused on vocational skills, agribusiness and sustainable livelihood, and social protection and reached over 130,000 youths/women in 18 provinces. UNDPs support for Inclusive ITC Programme SEEDS of FUTURE increased the absorptive capacity of the MEDIATECAS that exposed 30,000 schoolchildren to computers who accessed information and facilitated learning. Project’s financial support for four new Government established Entrepreneurship Centres facilitated skills transfer and certification for 2000 youths, who successfully accessed apprenticeships, jobs and mentorships. UNDP’s agribusiness and sustainable livelihood facilitation increased through training and provision of inputs capacities for production of horticulture, supply chain, and legalization of cooperative congregating 13,000 smallholder farmers.
Who Finances it?
The project is fully financed by UNDP track resources.