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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…  

Remarks - Closing and Handing-Over Ceremony for the Deployment of Renewable Energy and Improvement of Energy Efficiency in the Public Sector Project

UNDP welcomed the opportunity to contribute to Jamaica’s development through the implementation of energy efficiency (EE) and renewable energy (RE) initiatives in six hospitals  

Renewable energy and energy efficiency systems at 6 public hospitals expected to reduce public health energy bill 22%

Jamaica’s public health energy consumption bill is expected to decline 22% annually  

GPS Units to support integration of GBV prevention strategies in community plans

Ten GPS Units have been handed over to government of Jamaica under the Spotlight Initiative to facilitate integration of GBV prevention strategies into community plans  

Remarks - Handover Ceremony for GPS Units by Spotlight Initiative-UNDP

The EU-UN Spotlight Initiative is partnering to deliver evidence-based programmes that prevent and respond to violence against women and girls,  

Youth Groups awarded JMD 15.2 Million to spearhead safety and security projects in crime hotspots

Ten youth groups have been selected to receive grants of USD$10 000 each to implement their own citizen safety and security projects in crime and violence hotspots across Jamaica  

Remarks - Opening Ceremony, Youths for Excellence regional Math Chattingz series

I hope you are able to see how the field of development is powered by mathematical logic. Whether you choose mathematics, development work, science, or a trade – you will consciously or unconsciously…  

Sangster International Airport, UNDP, ACI-LAC and DHL Collaborate on Disaster Preparedness Training in Jamaica

Sangster International Airport gets ready for disaster through the 'Get Airports Ready for Disaster' workshop  

JMD 11.6 million investment in Technology Centres & Tablets bolsters access to virtual learning

More than 200 students in five West Kingston communities are receiving improved access to virtual learning spaces and equipment  

UN, EU & Government advance joint plans to address violence against women and girls

A Statement issued jointly by UN, EU and Governmentof Jamaica on the rising incidences of Gender Based Violence in Jamaica.  

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