Frequently Asked Questions

General

What is UNCDF?

The UN Capital Development Fund makes public and private finance work for the poor in the world’s 47 least developed countries (LDCs). With its capital mandate and instruments, UNCDF offers “last mile” finance models that unlock public and private resources, especially at the domestic level, in support of households, localities and small enterprises that are underserved, where development needs are greatest and where resources are scarcest.

What does UNCDF do?

What makes UNCDF different?

How does UNCDF contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals?

Where is UNCDF located?

Has UNCDF been assessed by external bodies?

What is the history of UNCDF?

Where does UNCDF get its funding?

Does UNCDF have a document describing its activities and finances?

Where can I find more information about UNCDF and its work in specific countries?

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