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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.  


UNDP Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean COVID-19 Response Programme Update

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused unprecedented 
shifts across the globe. Governments of the Caribbean
 have been actively deploying national responses to the
 threat of this deadly virus in the…  


Human and Economic Assessment of Impact - Barbados

This report outlines a number of recommendations including: enabling the availability of low-cost options for internet access to improve the livelihood potential of the most vulnerable in society  


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…  


Innovation in Post-Disaster Data Collection: From the Caribbean to the World

The United Nations Development Programme is leading the way in helping Caribbean countries recover and rebuild for the long term. And they’re using innovative means to do it.  


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…  


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…  


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…  

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