UNDP partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis, and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of life for everyone.We are on the ground in almost 170 countries including Tanzania where we have been supporting the Tanzanian Government since 1978 to improve the lives of the people through broad practice areas of democratic governance, Climate change & energy, Environment & Natural resources, Private sector development and Capacity development
UNDP’s mission is to help bring about transformational change to which countries aspire and to build countries’ resilience to overcome whatever challenges they may face
UNDP’s vision is to help countries achieve the simultaneous eradication of poverty and significant reduction of inequalities and exclusion.
UNDP Tanzania Country Office (CO) launched its new Country Programme Document (CPD) 2016 -2021 on the 1st of July 2016. The CO CPD was designed in view of the changing development landscape; the existing and emerging national priorities i.e. the second Five Year Development Plan (FYDP II 2016-2021), the Tanzania Development vision 2025 and Zanzibar Vision 2020 and also is aligned to the UNDP’s global Strategic Plans and the United Nations Development Assistance Plan (UNDAP) phase II and has also taken into consideration global development agendas such as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that were adopted in September of 2015. The CPD runs concurrently with the government of Tanzania’s (GoT’s) development frameworks. The CPD aims to enhance the strategic focus of UNDP’s support to the government of Tanzania and will focus on three main strategic programmatic areas namely (i) inclusive economic growth and sustainable livelihoods; (ii) environment sustainability, climate change and resilience and (iii) inclusive democratic governance