Three Pilot Projects totaling US$300,000 Initiated
Feb 24, 2017
Three pilot projects totaling USD$300,000 commenced with the aim of transferring and adopting low emission and climate resilient technologies to the Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and the local chapter of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) under the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP) Project.
J-CCCP Partners with Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre for Bio-energy Course
Feb 9, 2017
Wiith financing from UNDP’s Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP) Project and GIZ’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance (REETA), the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre launched a Bioenergy Course.
Global Applause for International Volunteer Day
Feb 8, 2017
The 2016 theme for International Volunteer Day, ‘Global Applause – Give Volunteers a Hand’, recognized volunteers worldwide and all they do in making peace and sustainable development a reality.
JCCCP Supports Study on Biogas and Renewable Energy from Biomass and Organic Waste in Belize
Feb 6, 2017
In keeping with the objectives and intended outcomes of the Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP), support for this study has been worthwhile, in conjunction with GIZ’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance (REETA) Project.
Fostering Level-Headed Youth (Project FLY) Successfully Piloted in Grenada
Feb 1, 2017
Project Fostering Level-Headed Youth (Project FLY) was conceptualized under the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Citizen Security Initiative.
CariSECURE Launched in the USAID Priority Countries of Guyana, Saint Lucia, and Saint Kitts and Nevis
Jan 23, 2017
Stakeholders in Guyana, Saint Kitts and Nevis, and Saint Lucia were formally introduced to CariSECURE during a series of inaugural ceremonies to launch USAID’s YES project in late 2016.
UNDP Convenes National Post Disaster Needs Assessment Trainings
Jul 28, 2016
UNDP Sub-regional Office for Barbados and the OECS will be conducting training workshops focused on the PDNA methodology, through the World Bank managed Global Fund for Disaster Risk Reduction (WB GFDRR).
Historic Paris Agreement on Climate Change - 195 Nations Set Path to Keep Temperature Rise Well Below 2 Degrees Celsius
Dec 14, 2015
A historic agreement to combat climate change and unleash actions and investment towards a low carbon, resilient and sustainable future was agreed by 195 nations at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris.
THE SECRETARY-GENERAL REMARKS AT CLOSING OF COP21
Dec 12, 2015
Message from the UN Secretary-General at the closing of COP21
THE SECRETARY-GENERAL -- MESSAGE ON HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
Dec 10, 2015
Message from the Secretary-General on Human Rights Day