Our Stories

  • Jun 20, 2018

    The 2017 Sub-Regional Implementation Plan Report captures the key results under the Multi-Country Sustainable Development Framework (MSDF) for Barbados and the OECS during this period. The MSDF is the first regional UN Sustainable Development Framework in the Caribbean developed through extensive consultations with the governments of Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean and captures the development aspirations of the region, which places people, planet, prosperity and peace at its core.

  • Jun 19, 2018

    Out of the twelve registered schools, the Riviere Doree Anglican Combined School copped the top prize in the Primary Schools Climate Change Video Challenge under the UN Development Programme’s Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership’s (UNDP J-CCCP) ACT Now Saint Lucia Communications Campaign.

  • Jun 6, 2018

    National partners in Dominica as well as St. Vincent and the Grenadines recently validated Early Warning Systems (EWS) survey results as continuation of a process to strengthen EWS through leveraging of best practices, tools and knowledge.

  • Jun 6, 2018

    This report highlights the collective work of UN agencies between 2012-2016 UNDAF projects in addressing key issues facing the sub-region – the environment, disaster risk reduction, energy, social protection, health, and poverty reduction — through interventions in capacity building, support to policy and legislative design, advocacy initiatives and other forms of technical assistance.

  • Lessons from the Other Side: Caribbean Farmers Tour Japan
    May 8, 2018

    With most of Dominica’s crop and livestock affected during the last hurricane season and another hurricane season beginning in a few weeks, Caribbean farmers are well aware of the impact of natural hazards, exacerbated by climate change. Frequent and unpredictable drought, flood, pests and soil erosion are just a few of the current phenomenon impacting their yield and by extension, the region’s food security. At the end of the study tour, the team shared their key takeaways and we now, in turn, share them with you.

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