The UN has declared 15 July as World Youth Skills Day, to celebrate the strategic importance of equipping young people with skills for employment, decent work and entrepreneurship. CUP’s Challenge Fund has supported several initiatives that help young people develop…
Jul 15 2021
Jun 23 2021Since 2018, the Czech-UNDP Partnership for SDGs’ (CUP) Challenge Fund helps to facilitate transfer of Czech know-how and innovative solutions that address development challenges and contribute to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals in six priority countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ethiopia, Georgia, Cambodia, Moldova and Zambia. Let’s look at some of the last year’s achievements. Will be 2021/22 round again so diverse, and what are the priorities of 2021 call for applications?
Jun 15 2021
Challenge Fund: Skateboarders from Czechia teamed up with Zambians to build a state-of-the-art skate park"In skateboarding we learn that it is necessary to fail thousand times in order to succeed once, we learn that nothing comes for free and we also learn that together we are stronger than alone." says Martin Loužecký, member of the Skate World Better NGO who has recently completed their project Youth Community Centre in Mongu, Zambia.
Jun 06 2021
We are happy to announce that the 2021 Call for Proposals for the Challenge Fund of the Czech-UNDP Partnership for Sustainable Development Goals is now open.
The objective of the Challenge Fund: Czech solutions for SDGs is to facilitate transfer of Czech know-how and innovative solutions that would address…
Jun 05 2021
World Environment Day (June 5, 2021) is the United Nations day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment. The Czech-UNDP Partnership for SDGs works to contribute to the protection of the environment and improving the situation in…