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11 homes handed over by Prime Minister Hon. Gaston Browne and EU Officials during high level visit to Antigua and Barbuda

loria Cephas, a mother of 8, who like the 10 additional beneficiaries, was devasted after losing her home to the hurricane expressed her gratitude to the Government, the EU and UNDP stating “Getting…  



The Future of Citizen Security Examined at USAID/UNDP Conference

#CariSECURE Citizen Security Conference  


Shining a Spotlight on the Dark Figure of Crime

The CariSECURE Citizen Security Conference brings together experts, academics, and law enforcement officials with the same unifying mission; to improve citizen security in the region!  


How UNDP is Helping Caribbean MSMEs Prepare for the Future of Tourism

As the world continues to be impacted by COVID-19 with countries going through a third wave of infection, resulting in greater reliance on digital transactions, business owners in every major…  


Resilience as a way of life in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

The idyllic nation of St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) know for pristine waters and blockbuster pirate films would soon feel the harsh socio-economic effects of restricted travel, business closures…  


Women are part of the Solution!

"Women are not a vulnerable group…" As a women’s advocate, Rule of Law, Human Rights and Citizen Security Specialist who has worked in the field of gender for many years you can imagine my surprise…  


I am PRMIS

I am becoming better every day as I continue to be developed, and even now I am aware that I will revolutionise crime analysis across the Caribbean. I am very proud of my role in this process which…  


Unleashing the potential of the Blue Economy can catalyze recovery and resilience in the Caribbean

Saving the ocean is more than an environmental responsibility. Safeguarding our ocean may be one of the most sustainable ways for Small Island Developing States, or SIDS, to save themselves. This…  

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