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Practitioners to join forces to advance witness care in Jamaica

Practitioners in social work, prosecution, law enforcement and court administration are getting ready to join forces to advance witness care in Jamaica following their participation in Jamaica's first…  


Justice Ministry committed to improve the standard of Witness Care

A pledge has been made by The Ministry of Justice to improve the state of witness care and protection in Jamaica  


UNDP Resident Representative for Jamaica appointed to Belize

Recently appointed United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative for Jamaica, Denise E. Antonio, has also been appointed to serve as Resident Representative for Belize  


UNDP co-implements ground-breaking Witness Care Conference

Major stakeholders in the justice and law-enforcement sectors will join forces to stage Jamaica’s first ever Witness Care Conference.  


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  


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…  


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  


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…  


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…  

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