Diplomats Visit Food for Life Project in Barbuda
Nov 6, 2015
The Honourable Lutz Gorgens - German Ambassador to the Caribbean; the Honourable Jan Henderson - New Zealand High Commissioner and Australian High Commissioner, the Honourable Ross Tysoe visited the project in celebration of the country’s 34th independence anniversary.
Caribbean Energy Efficiency Lighting Project Makes Strides in Barbados and the OECS
Nov 2, 2015
The Caribbean Energy Efficiency Lighting Project makes strides as they host training for regional partners and complete LED retrofits
UN Turns Historic Parliament Building Blue to Celebrate 70th Anniversary
Oct 23, 2015
More than 150 iconic monuments, buildings, museums, bridges and other landmarks in more than 45 countries around the world, including the Parliament Building in Barbados, will be lit up blue – the official color of the United Nations, as part of a global campaign to commemorate UN Day and the 70th anniversary of the United Nations.
Six Saint Lucian Youth Groups Awarded Grants Totalling US $12, 000
Oct 19, 2015
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.
UNDP Celebrates International Day for Disaster Reduction
Oct 13, 2015
UNDP Barbados and the OECS celebrate International Day for Disaster Reduction with residents of Martins Bay, St. John in Barbados who share on the importance of local knowledge during disasters.
Social Good Summit 2015 in Barbados focuses on the new Sustainable Development Goals
Oct 1, 2015
To raise awareness around the newly adopted Sustainable Development Goals, the United Nations Development Programme Subregional Office for Barbados and the OECS hosted the Social Good Summit 2015.
ICCAS Takes a Kick for Climate Change
Sep 28, 2015
Six schools participate in a creative approach to climate change awareness where prequalification to register for the tournament was based on the submission of a suitable climate change project.
Team Celestial Glow of the Barbados Community College wins the Caribbean Energy Efficiency Lighting Competition
Sep 4, 2015
Team Celestial Glow of the Barbados Community College won the Caribbean Energy Efficient Lighting Competition, after facing teams from St. Kitts and Barbados
ICCAS Project Management Workshop
Sep 3, 2015
The UNDP-ICCAS Microsoft Project training workshop is another initiative in a series of training exercises aimed at building the capacity of the Project Team and closely associated stakeholders.
A reflection of my time with UNDP in Barbados & the OECS by Mark Trapani
Sep 1, 2015
Mark Trapani, Sustainable Development and Democratic Governance Intern shares on his experience with UNDP Barbados and the OECS