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Jamaican companies reach new milestone in UNDP's Gender Equality Seal

The first local enterprises in Jamaica and the English speaking Caribbean to sign on to UNDP's Gender Equality Seal programme have now completed a crucial milestone in the international ten-step…  


Remarks - International Women's Day 2019 - UNDP Resident Representative a.i.

International Women’s Day is our annual reminder that we need the productive capacities of both women and men maximised and engaged to secure the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.  


UNDP-supported Climate Proofing Workshop hailed as timely and critical action to combat Climate Change

UNDP in Jamaica is funding Climate Proofing Training for government policy analysts in order to strengthen the integration of Climate Change risks, opportunities and challenges into national policies…  


Remarks - Climate Proofing Workshop - UNDP RR a.i.

This Climate Proofing training is quite timely, as the world is at a critical point in its collective efforts to address Climate Change.  


Health sector gets ready to advance energy bill-reducing initiative

More than 150 health sector employees are participating in workshops as part of a major initiative to reduce energy bills in the health sector and across the nation’s public sector.  


Development Minerals industry gains ground under UNDP-implemented ACP-EU project

The EU-funded ACP-EU Development Minerals Programme in Jamaica has set the stage for improving the industry’s contributions to jobs and economic growth and lessening its negative impacts on the…  


Remarks - Beyond Homophobia Conference - UNDP RR a.i.

Ending stigma and discrimination, ... is key to accomplishing the SDGs, a global commitment to achieving a life of dignity for all, with a special focus on the most vulnerable and marginalized.  


Resident Representative, a.i.'s Remarks to Final Conference – Development Minerals Programme

UNDP has been honoured to be a part of the ACP-EU Development Minerals programme funded by our valued partner, the European Union and expertly implemented by the Mines and Geology Division, of the…  


This Is UNDP In Jamaica

A two-week public information campaign has been launched by the UNDP country office in Jamaica to highlight UNDP’s mission, work and results on the forefront of global efforts to end poverty  


Paternity Leave talks launched on Intl Men's Day - UNDP endorses

Jamaica is being encouraged to grant Paternity Leave to working fathers of new-borns, by UNDP Resident Representative, Bruno Pouezat who disclosed that UNDP has adopted the gender inclusive policy in…  

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