The Caribbean Human Development Report (HDR) 2012: Human Development and the Shift to Better Citizen Security, commissioned by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) as the first HDR on the Caribbean analyses the impact of insecurity and violence on human development, within the development context of Caribbean Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
After completing a process which in entirety took three months, the SocialINNOV4Change project ended on October 16 with six groups being awarded US $2,000 each. Themore
On 24 October, more than 150 iconic monuments, buildings, museums, bridges and other landmarks in more than 45 countries around the world will be lit upmore
Click here to see how UNDP Barbados and the OECS celebrated International Day for Disaster Reduction with the Martins Bay community in St. John, Barbados. Internationalmore
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To raise awareness around the newly adopted Sustainable Development Goals, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Subregional Office for Barbados and the OECS hosted the Socialmore
Projects and Initiatives
The Caribbean Tsunami Information Centre (CTIC) is a partnership initiative between the Government of Barbados (GoB) and the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO/IOC). CTIC was formally established on September 02, 2013 and initially hosted by the Department of Emergency Management (DEM), Barbados. more
This project is part of the SIDS DOCK Support Program project pipeline, and will seek to catalyze the transition to low carbon economies and sustainable energy sectors through the provision of energy efficient (EE) lighting to communities in the Eastern Caribbean (SIDS DOCK Member countries). The project should assist countries in removing the policy, capacity and investment barriers to energy efficient (EE) lighting. more
- 24 May 2016:EXERCISE EXERCISE EXERCISE!
- 29 Apr 2016:CPDC and GEF SGP Organise Multi-sectoral Dialogue on Renewable Energy
- 22 Apr 2016:UNDP activates donation line to support victims of Ecuador earthquake
- 18 Apr 2016:Strengthening Early Warning Systems in the Caribbean