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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:…  


UNDP and the Government of BVI sign MoU to Strengthen Cooperation

“Strengthening partnerships towards the achievement of sustainable development in the Caribbean, in times of COVID-19 and beyond”  



UN COVID-19 Assessment for BVI recommends path to recovery

‘Expanded income support, the provision of liquidity for small businesses to preserve jobs and the design and implementation of gender responsive social policy’ are just three of the recommendations…  


Human and Economic Assessment of Impact - British Virgin Islands

The report recommends examining the use of the framework created for the Financial Assistance Programme after Hurricanes Irma and Maria to provide temporary, expanded income support whichwould cost…  


Government and UNDP to Support COVID-19-hit Small Restaurant Businesses

The government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and UNDP have partnered to assist MSMEs within the restaurant industry. The initiative is part of UNDP Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean’s Economic…  


2019 Human Development Report Launch

The demonstrations sweeping across many cities in the world signal that, despite decades of economic growth and prosperity, perceptions of unfairness and loss of dignity persist, particularly among…  


The Blue Lab Announces Call for Solutions

UNDP Barbados & the Eastern Caribbean Blue Lab issued a first Call for Solutions to challenges in the blue economy today. Until December 9th, 2019, innovators in the blue space will be able to apply…  


Blue Lab Live!

Launch of UNDP's Blue Economy Accelerator Lab  

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