Regional workshop on National Adaptation Plans for the LAC region successfully closes
Sep 7, 2017
Representatives from twenty-six countries in the Latin America and Caribbean countries attended the regional workshop on national adaptation plans (NAPs), held in San Jose, Costa Rica, from 4 to 7 September, 2017.
By the Light of the Headlamp
Aug 30, 2017
Get an inside look at science as it happens in the Caribbean. This week, we shine a light into a world of darkness in the field on St. Kitts.
‘Beat the Clock’ Climate Change Campaign Launched in Dominica
Aug 28, 2017
UNDP's Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP), in collaboration with the Environmental Coordinating Unit, Ministry of Health and Environment, launched the ‘Beat the Clock’ campaign in Dominica where campaign materials were introduced for the new climate change awareness campaign to the residents of Dominica.
CariSECURE hosts over 50 senior public officers from the Eastern and Southern Caribbean in Barbados to advance citizen security data management for youth crime prevention
Aug 22, 2017
From August 15-17, 2017, the CariSECURE Project brought together more than 50 government representatives and regional partners to prioritize citizen security data management and policy-making for crime prevention in the Eastern and Southern Caribbean, particularly among youth.
J-CCCP Engages Jamaican Communities during Climate Change Outreach
Aug 20, 2017
On 18 and 19 August 2017, two climate change awareness events were held in May Pen, Clarendon and Browns Town, St. Ann in Jamaica as a part of UNDP's Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP).
Eleven UNDP talents join 1000 global talents in Denmark to solve global challenges
Aug 14, 2017
Eleven UNDP staff members from across the globe have joined 1,000 bright global talents at the UNLEASH 2017 Innovation Lab event that is held from the 13th to 21st of August in Denmark
GEF/UNDP Ridge to Reef Project Supports Second Summer Programme
Aug 4, 2017
Through funding provided by the GEF/UNDP Ridge to Reef Project, the Ministry of Agriculture's Forestry Department in Grenada was able to successfully execute its second annual summer programme for children.
First J-CCCP Pilot Project in Guyana Launched
Jul 17, 2017
On July 13, the J-CCCP partnered with the Office of Climate Change to launch the Guyana component of the Government of Japan funded initiative which is providing US$15 million to eight Caribbean countries for climate change adaptation and mitigation.
GEF/UNDP “Ridge to Reef” Project Supports Local Menu Development
Jul 3, 2017
The GEF/UNDP “Ridge to Reef” project supported a 1-day local menu development workshop with the goal of promoting the wider use of local produce.
Dipping for Diversity - Inside Look into the St. Kitts Biodiversity Survey
Jun 28, 2017
Get an inside look at science as it happens in the Caribbean. This week, we dip into freshwater habitats as part of a biodiversity survey of St. Kitts and Nevis.