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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:…  


Dominica one step closer to become world's first climate-resilient nation: Salisbury Education Facility “Built Back Better” with UNDP Support

More than a hundred primary school-aged children and community members will now benefit from the newly restored Salisbury Educational Facility in the village of Salisbury.  


Human and Economic Assessment of Impact - Saint Lucia

As the potential for a global second wave increases and the return of tourism is likely to be protracted, this report makes a series of additional recommendations to support the island’s social and…  


Human and Economic Assessment of Impact - Antigua and Barbuda

This Human and Economic Assessment of Impact (HEAT) Report for Antigua and Barbuda outlines a number of recommendations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. These inlclude: the re-introduction a loan…  


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 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…  


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.  


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"  


St. Lucia's Welfare Opportunity

St. Lucia is on the edge of reaching the elite of nations where social cohesion is a given.  


Top 100: St. Vincent and the Grenandines

Ranking 99th of the world list, the multi-island State occupies a good position, just behind Jamaica and Tonga, the Dominican Republic and St. Lucia, but ahead of Suriname, the Maldives or Dominica.  

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