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The Jordanian National Commission for Women launches the international advocacy campaign ‘16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence’ under the theme “Speak Up, Harassment is a Crime”

The Jordanian National Commission for Women launches the international advocacy campaign ‘16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence’ under the theme “Speak Up, Harass...

Commemoration of United Nations Day in Jordan

3 November 2018 - The United Nations in Jordan commemorated the 73rd United Nations Day reaffirming its commitment to the principle of “Leaving No One Behind” to realize the 17...

UN Jordan, Partners Explore Ways to Lure Private Capital Into SDGs-Related Investments

UN Jordan on Tuesday brought dozens of business leaders together to “create market opportunities for a sustainable world” at the 17 Jordan forum, which explored ways to mobilis...

Statement by the UN Resident & Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan on Latest U.N. Humanitarian Assistance to Displaced Syrians Fleeing heavy violence in Southwest Syria

Statement by Anders Pedersen, UN Resident & Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan, on Latest U.N. Humanitarian Assistance to Displaced Syrians Fleeing heavy violence in Southwest Syri...

The Ministry of Health and the United Nations in Jordan call upon everyone to unite to end tobacco use

Amman, 31 May 2018, This year, World No Tobacco Day focuses on “Tobacco and Heart Disease”. On this important occasion, the Ministry of Health jointly with the United Nations i...

6TH EDITION OF WOMEN'S FILM WEEK COMMEMORATES POWERFUL STORIES OF WOMEN'S ACTIVISTS

Held under the esteemed patronage and at the presence of Her Royal Highness Princess Basma bint Talal, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (UN W...

The UN undertakes aid delivery at the Berm based on approval by the Government of Jordan for exceptional delivery of assistance to Syrians

Amman, Jordan 10 January 2018 – The UN has resumed aid delivery to an estimated 50,000 Syrians (10,000 families) who remain stranded at Rukban, near Jordan’s north-eastern bord...

United Nations Sustainable Development Framework (2018 – 2022) signed between the United Nations and the Government of Jordan

The Government of Jordan and the UN in Jordan officially signed the United Nations Sustainable Development Framework (UNSDF) for the period 2018-2022. His Excellency the Minister o...

Highlights of the UN Country Team's Press Conference on UN Day 2017

On the occasion of UN Day, the UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan, and members of the UN Country Team in Jordan, held a press conference, to brief the media on the ...

308,000 USD Grants to Support Pilot Environmental Projects

Under the patronage of the Minister of Environment, Dr. Yasin Khayyat, UNDP has signed 8 grants with CBOs to implement pioneer environmental projects aiming to improve the environm...