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UNDP-led Workshop Conducted to Improve Gender Sensitivity in Agriculture

In collaboration with the Division of Agriculture, the project launched a 2-hour introductory gender awareness workshop at the Botanic Gardens Conference Room for extension officers of the Ministry of…  


EnGenDER Newsletter: The Gender Climate Nexus

This newsletter was compiled from the contributions of the EnGenDER Project’s donors and implementing partners. The submissions delved into the gender climate nexus and how EnGenDER interventions will…  


Government of Canada Supports Efforts to Tackle Gender Based Violence and COVID-19 in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

The Government of Canada through its “Enabling, Gender-Responsive Disaster Recovery, Climate and Environmental Resilience in the Caribbean (EnGenDER)” Project has committed USD 1,149,000 towards…  


The Day After

he Caribbean has largely been able to contain the spread of COVID-19 thanks to early action by policymakers. But the economic consequences are severe, given the standstill in tourism and remittances.  


Consultation for Action

This virtual series, aptly titled “Consultations for Action” brought together five panels comprised of a cross section of thought leaders including Senior Officials from within the Host Governments of…  


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…  


UNDP provides protective equipment to gender-based violence frontline workers

The Ministry of Social Development, Housing & Community Empowerment and the Ministry of Justice and Legal Affairs are now better equipped to respond to the needs of communities across Grenada impacted…  


Eastern Caribbean Human and Economic Impact Assessments

The report outlines a number of recommendations including: expanding the time frame for COVID-19 related unemployment benefits and covering the newly unemployed.  


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.  


Launch of e-Series on Post-COVID-19 Economic Response

As the region faces unprecedented levels of unemployment, reduced revenues and loss of foreign direct investment due to the COVID-19 crisis, the United Nations Sub-Regional Team for Barbados and the…  

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