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Signing of Letter of Agreement - Entrepreneurial training for Minerals sector

Business and entrepreneurial skills are critical to the advancement of businesses and contribute to the Government’s aim of boosting support to SMEs. These workshops seek to enhance the skills and…  


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Greeting by UNDP Deputy Resident Representative, Dr Elsie Laurence-Chounoune to Bus Billboard Unveiling event hosted by NEPA

This highly visible promotional opportunity allows a significant number of persons travelling throughout the Kingston Metropolitan Area to view, visually appealing messages and images highlighting the…  


Secretary General, António Guterres appeals for Peace

On this New Year’s Day, I ask all of you to join me in making one shared New Year’s resolution: Let us resolve to put peace first. Let us make 2017 a year in which we all – citizens, governments,…  


Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Project Launch, Remarks by UNDP Resident Representative Bruno Pouezat

This US$ 12 million project will introduce renewable energy and boost energy efficiency in Jamaica's health sector. In the process, the project’s partnership platform will reduce duplication of effort…  


Remarks to International Anti-Corruption Day Celebrations 2016: UNDP Deputy Resident Representative, Dr. Elsie Laurence-Chounoune

Young people ... I urge you, do not just do what is right, but fight for what is right. Learn what constitutes ethical behaviour, how to recognize corruption, how to personally live a model life and…  


The University of Technology’s (UTech) 1st International Conference and Exhibition on “The Hydrogen Economy-A Sustainable Energy Diversification Option for the Caribbean-Dr. Elsie Laurence-Chounoune UNDP Deputy Resident Representative

A new development agenda is needed that finishes the job on poverty whilst protecting the planet. The new agenda is universal. It applies to all countries and peoples. It promotes inclusive and…  


Strengthening the Operational and Financial Sustainability of NPAS-UNDP DRR, Dr. Elsie Laurence-Chounoune

Recognizing the important role of the country’s protected areas and the challenges to manage them, UNDP partnered with the Government of Jamaica (GoJ) to implement the Strengthening the Operational…  


UNDP Makes Presentation on the SDGs at International Hydrogen Conference

“...Access to affordable clean energy is paramount in lifting people out of poverty and hunger, enhancing food security and improving the quality of life for all. This warrants continuous effort to…  


Dr. Arun Kashyap: Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity: Picture it!

In supporting the call “Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity - Picture it!” which is this year’s theme for International Women’s Day 2015, the UN in Jamaica urges all Jamaicans to join us in…  

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