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UNDP and USAID continue their partnership to enhance security and combat crime in the Caribbean

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Latin America and the Caribbean and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) are reaffirming their partnership to continue…  



Women Artisans, Farmers, Fisherfolk Among Those at Forefront of Dominica’s Efforts to Become the World’s First Climate-resilient Nation

The Government of the Commonwealth of Dominca, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s Enabling Gender-Responsive Disaster Recovery, Climate and Environmental Resilience…  


Barbados and UNDP host Stockholm +50 National Youth Consultation on the Environment

“It's your world; you are inheriting it, so absolutely, we want to hear from you.” The words of Valerie Cliff, Resident Representative, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Barbados and the…  


Community-Based Tourism is an opportunity for MSMEs to become beneficiaries and guardians of well-developed strategies say UNDP and CTO

As part of its goal to support the recovery of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean has recently formalized…  


Kalinago students ‘Planting for the Planet’ with support from UNDP’s SSLR Project in observance of International Forest Day 2022

Sparkling eyes and beaming faces sprung from a field of laughter as students across the Kalinago Territory in the Commonwealth of Dominica actively participated in building a more climate-resilient…  


Barbados launches campaign to reduce Trafficking in Persons

The government of Barbados is reinforcing its pledge to reduce the incidents of Trafficking in Persons (TIP) with the launch of an awareness campaign under the United States Agency for International…  


Grenada Police Force Goes High Tech with Support from USAID and UNDP

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the Royal Grenada Police Force (RGPF) launched an automated…  


Japan and UNDP Support Caribbean’s Search for a Sargassum Seaweed Solution

H.E. Mr. Teruhiko Shinada, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Barbados, and Ms. Valerie Cliff, Resident Representative, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Barbados and…  


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