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UN COVID-19 Assessment for Barbados proposes low-cost Internet for recovery

Greater support for the informal sector and expanding social protection systems are just two of the recommendations outlined in the new UN Human and Economic Impact AssessmenT (HEAT) Report for…  


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.  


Social Protection Critical to the COVID-19 Response says United Nations

Improving social protection systems through policies that empower the vulnerable and reduce inequality is paramount for sustainable development in a post-COVID-19 world.  


Accelerator Lab for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean Responds to COVID-19

COVID-19, mentioned in almost every personal and professional conversation over the past few months, is threatening the way people work and go about their daily activities.  


Digital Economy Provides Crisis Jobs and Safe Services

UNDP’s policy for Barbados and the region suggests “keeping as much cash as possible in people’s hands”, which starts with avoiding layoffs and retooling businesses.  


Sensemaking: Identifying Blue Economy Trends in the Eastern Caribbean

It has been just over six months since the UNDP Accelerator Lab for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean has been in operation.  


One Awesome Team - Two Amazing Days

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


UNDP Head Pays Courtesy Call on Advocate Publisher

Media has a significant impact. This view was advanced by Resident Representative of UNDP Barbados and the OECS, Magdy Martinez-Soliman during a courtesy call on Advocate Publisher and Managing…  


It's Tough to be at the Top

Barbados is a great place to live. It’s also a very good place to be from. "Make Barbados the best place to live, work and enjoy life"  


All Rights For All – UN International Human Rights Day

For many persons, the make or break of human rights happen in the small personal spaces, in families, neighbourhoods, workplaces, and places of worship.  

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