Rotary Summer Academy Attendee Documents his ExperienceJul 16, 2015On the third day of the Rotary Summer Academy, attendee Kristin Watkins shadowed the UNDP Communications Associate as he had an interest in the field. Below is the article he wrote, with accompanying photos.
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Hosts Regional workshop on the Universal Periodic Review in BarbadosJul 13, 2015The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights recently hosted a regional workshop on the Universal Periodic Review in Barbados
Natural Fibres and Seeds First National Conference - “Beyond the Bush”Jul 12, 2015The Barbados Institute of Environmental Professionals with support from the Global Environmental Facility Small Grants Programme, implemented by United Nations Development Programme hosted the first “Beyond the Bush” Conference from 25th - 26th March 2015 at the Savannah Hotel in Barbados.
UN Secretary General Tours Caribbean LED LightingJul 6, 2015The United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon today toured Caribbean LED Lighting which is a manufacturing company headquartered in Barbados.
UNDP Hosts Regional Post Disaster Needs Assessment TrainingJun 17, 2015UNDP 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).
GEF SGP Applauds Partners as they Celebrate World Environment Day 2015 in BarbadosJun 12, 2015The Global Environmental Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP), implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) commemorated World Environment Day through engaging with selective participating schools of the Junior Achievement Charity of Barbados (JACOB) project “Barbados – Regional Entrepreneurship and Agriculture Program (REAP)”.
Celebrating World Environment Day 2015 in Barbados Jun 12, 2015The Global Environmental Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP), implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) commemorated World Environment Day with a series of events which showcased community efforts to conserve and protect the planet while ensuring the well-being of the people. Here, we highlight activities during the week of celebrations.
Streamlining Disaster Assessment Processes in the CaribbeanJun 10, 2015Eighteen participants from around the region including representatives from National Disaster Offices, Ministries of Economic Development and Agriculture were trained in Damage and Needs Analysis (DANA).
Light the Caribbean with the Caribbean Energy Efficiency Lighting ContestJun 5, 2015Post-secondary school students from across the region will have the opportunity to put their engineering and business skills to the test this year when the UNDP/SIDS DOCK support programme, in conjunction with the OECS Commission and the Caribbean Science Foundation, launches the first ever Caribbean Energy Efficiency Lighting Competition.
UNDP-ICCAS Grenada Climate WalkJun 1, 2015On May 30th 2015 the UNDP-ICCAS team collaborated with the Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries, Forestries and the Environment to host the first ICCAS Grenada Climate Walk.
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