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Remarks - Uncut Conversations on Climate Change May 2022

The Uncut series has been an exemplary mechanism for: facilitating robust dialogue; helping us to understand the science and the data; telling the story of Jamaica’s climate action and ambitions.  

Tackling Vulnerabilities for Resilience against Future Pandemics

Vulnerabilities revealed through a recent MVI study – Socio-Economic Impact Assessment of COVID 19 and Policy Options for Jamaica – highlight lessons learned that can also inform Jamaica’s approach to…  

VIDEO FEATURES debut: Who is Really Vulnerable in Jamaica?

The series underscores the importance of identifying, understanding and targeting vulnerabilities to crisis, using a Multidimensional Vulnerability Index (MVI).  

Impact Series - Snapshots of Disaster Risk Reduction Recovery and Resilience

A photo book outlining UNDP's work and impact in Disaster Risk Reduction in Turks and Caicos Islands and The Bahamas.  

Hope In Sight

Students who are blind & deaf are often left behind because of inadequate learning tools. UNDP support is paving the way for recovery of learning loss  

7.7 million JMD in equipment donated by UNDP to support learning of Persons with Disabilities in Jamaica

Braille machines, computers and furniture valuing 7.7 million JMD have been donated by UNDP to support critical learning needs of blind and deaf students.  

New digital platform to manage Mining licenses, Mining Exports and Mining Investments online

Mining Cadastre launched in Jamaica which digitizes application, search, tracking and coordination functions of the Development Minerals industry  

Up to 50 000 USD Grants available from UNDP's GEF Small Grants Programme for Bahamas CSOs & CBOs

Small Grants valuing up to 50 000 USD each are now available to finance environmental projects in The Bahamas  

Remarks - Amplifying Youth Voices and Action Closing Ceremony

We partnered to seek answers to one critical question: What if we moved youth from the margins to the leadership of citizen safety and security interventions targeting their peers?  

Remarks - Launch of the Jamaican Mining Cadastre - JAMINCAD

By going digital, Government agencies have boosted their capacity to monitor compliance, manage the industry and generate data – keys to strengthening productivity, efficiency and planning.  

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