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Human Progress at the Precipice


2020 Human Development Report: Reframing Development in the “Age of Humans”

The COVID-19 pandemic is the latest crisis facing the world, but unless humans release their grip on nature, it won’t be the last, according to the 2020 Human Development Report, The Next Frontier:…  


Barbuda’s Lone Hospital Fully Rehabilitated and Equipped to Support the Community

Barbudans once again have access to enhanced healthcare services after a fully equipped and rehabilitated Hannah Thomas Hospital was handed over to the Barbuda Council today.  


First Set of Keys Handed Over in EU funded Housing Support to Barbuda Project

Twenty vulnerable families in Barbuda were today handed keys to newly repaired or rebuilt homes under the European Union (EU) funded Housing Support to Barbuda project  


Caribbean Justice: A Needs Assessment of the Judicial System in Nine Countries

The report aims to highlight trends across the Caribbean region in order to determine how best the development partners can add value to current efforts and initiatives on improving access to justice…  


India-UN Partnership Fund provides 5 ventilators to Government of Antigua & Barbuda

This is one part of an India-UN Partnership Fund US$1 million project to strengthen national health capacities and reduce the negative socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis in Antigua and…  


Award of Complementary Climate Funding to 5 Caribbean Governments

The EnGenDER programme is helping the Caribbean to access climate finance as many applications are rejected due to the lack of data and the need for more detailed technical information.  


Housing Support to Displaced Families in Barbuda

February 24th, 2020 - Work commenced today on the reconstruction of houses for the first twenty beneficiaries under the European Union (EU) funded Housing Support to Barbuda project. Led by the…  


Resilient Restoration of the Hannah Thomas Hospital in Barbuda

On Saturday 18 January, team members from UNDP Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean met with members of the Barbuda Council and Roberts Construction & Engineering Co. Ltd to discuss progress made on the…  


One Awesome Team - Two Amazing Days

Connections, Collaboration, Comrades — UNDP & the Eastern Caribbean Planning Retreat 2019.  

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