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UNDEF-funded Khabar Lahariya is an award-winning rural weekly newspaper published in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar in local languages and run by collective of 40 rural women journalists... more >>
An UNDEF project works for alternatives to prison sentencing in the Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.  The goal is to promote the effective use of non-custodial and early release measures to challenge the overuse of imprisonment, help decrease in the prison population and build proportionate responses to crime.  more >>
An UNDEF project in Moldova, where corruption and public mismanagement remain major challenges, established a innovative form of joint media-civil society watchdogs to work for transparency and accountability... more >>
An UNDEF-funded project in Costa Rica works to promote leadership and citizenship skills among disadvantaged youth... more >>
An UNDEF-funded project in Tunisia has produced an irresistibly motivational video for the empowerment of girls, as part of a vast programme of civic outreach and electoral education... more >>
An UNDEF Nepal project works to increase participation of women in local governance at the most basic level of the ward, through Ward Citizen Forums... more >>
Serbia is host to some 300,000 people displaced through the conflicts in former Yugoslavia, most of whom are from Kosovo... more >>
An UNDEF Cambodia project to strengthen ethics in journalism organized the country's first awards in this area in December 2013... more >>
An UNDEF Kosovo* project works to engage civil society in monitoring local governance to advance transparency and accountability in local governance... more >>
An UNDEF-funded project works in Jordan, Tunisia and Egypt to strengthen the role of women in society, particularly in  in remote and underprivileged areas... more >>

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