The UNDP has always been part of the response to the HIV / AIDS epidemic in Zambia, from the mid 1980s. Now, together with the Joint UN Team on AIDS the UNDP is working to provide capacity development and technical assistance to respond to the epidemic to strengthen local institutions.
HIV and AIDS
UNDP Zambia is a temporary Principal Recipient (PR) for GFTAM grants and is legally responsible for the grant implementation, the financial and programmatic management of the grant financed activities, including all procurement under the projects. Consequently, UNDP as PR is seeking to reduce the overall risk for the oversight of grant funds, improve the flow of funds into the country and strengthen the national capacity within the country for improved health service delivery.
UNDP Zambia currently manages the following Projects: