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UNDP & UN Resident Coordinator’s Office splits amid historic UN reforms

The joint post of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative (RR) and United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator (UN RC) has been officially separated into two distinct roles  


Statement - reaffirmation of UNDP's support to Jamaica - UNDP RR Denise Antonio

As part and parcel of the Next Generation UNDP, we will strengthen and refocus our efforts to be agile, innovative and efficient in delivering results that ma  


UNDP appoints new Resident Representative for Jamaica

Denise E. Antonio, an American citizen and native of the west African country, Liberia has been appointed United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative for Jamaica  


Remarks - Launch of the National Conservation Trust Fund - UNDP Programmes Specialist

UNDP recognizes the contribution that ecosystems, natural resources and in particular protected areas can play in ensuring sustainable livelihoods of persons  


IT equipment to help minerals industry access previously unreachable deposits

State of the art Information Technology (IT) equipment valued at some J$4.183 million Jamaican dollars has been transferred to the Mines and Geology Division (MGD) of the Ministry of Transport and…  


Remarks - Uncut Conversations on Climate Change

Proactively, UNDP has been helping Jamaica and countries across the world to enhance their resilience to climate change. The primacy of resilience is reflected as part of our suite of signature…  


Jamaica set to pilot mechanism to stimulate affordable renewable energy

Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) s to be piloted in Jamaica as a means of stimulating uptake of renewable energy and energy efficient technologies  


Remarks - ACP-EU Development Minerals Programme Transfer of Assets

The assets being transferred, procured under the ACP-EU Development Minerals Programme, augment efforts to strengthen the technological capacity of the MGD as it transforms to a leading-edge…  


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.  

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