Learn more


Youth Leaders Call for Stronger Participation in Citizen Security and Safety interventions

Youth Leaders have issued a 14-point Call To Action requesting stronger and expanded youth participation in the implementation of citizen security, safety and crime prevention programmes.  


UTech Launches environmentally-progressive BSc In Mines And Quarry Management

UTech Jamaica has launched a BSc Degree in Mines and Quarry Management designed to be socially and environmentally progressive  


Youth Summit on Crime and Violence planned for World Peace Day 2021

A virtual Youth Summit on Crime and Violence is scheduled for World Peace Day September 21 to 22, with a spotlight on youth-led crime prevention efforts targeting citizen safety and security. The…  


Greetings - Jamaica 4-H Clubs Virtual National Achievement Expo 2021

At UNDP we believe in building the capacity of young people to drive the movement towards sustainable development to end Poverty, Inequality, damages to the environment and the impact of Climate…  


Rethinking Jamaica’s Development Model to work in harmony with Nature

With Jamaica’s biodiversity and natural resources fueling its economy, the country could harness its natural capital to advance socio-economic development. However, this must be done in a sustainable…  


Resilient Through The Storm

The Bahamas sets plans for a resilient future that can survive hurricane-force crisis, with UNDP support  


Beekeeping Buzzing with Potential, But help Needed

The key to a buzzing beekeeping sector is capacity building and knowledge management, says Hyacinth Douglas and Leonie Barnaby of UNDP/ GEF SGP in Jamaica.  


Liquid Gold In Cockpit Country

An award-winning community group’s foray into beekeeping and agroforestry in Jamaica's Cockpit Country provides incomes while reversing biodiversity loss  


Water Security bolstering human resilience in drought-hit Clarendon

A human security project designed to bolster human resilience is scoring early wins in its water security and climate-smart agriculture componenets  


Remarks - World Water Day Live Showcase 2021

UNDP is honoured to make a modest contribution to government's expanding programme of efforts to expand water harvesting and access to underserved communities in Jamaica.  

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Jamaica 
Go to UNDP Global