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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.  

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.  

Remarks - Closing Ceremony, Training Workshop on Advanced Enterprise Skills in the Development Mineral Sector

As we continue to navigate through this pandemic, this training is both timely and necessary to advance the development minerals industry to the next level and unleash its potential.  

Remarks - Jamaica 4H Backyard Garden Model Champion Farmers

You have our word that UNDP and GEF SGP will continue to be responsive to the vision of climate-resilient food security  

Remarks - Spouses of CARICOM Leaders Action Network Handing Over Ceremony

We are confident that the eminent first ladies of SCLAN possess the platform and the passion to play a transformative role in shaping narratives and social norms  

UNDP supports Jamaica in strengthening coordinated response to emergencies like COVID 19 with digital platform

Jamaica is innovating a digital emergency response mechanism to coordinate and track multiple demands for financial support, goods and services and inflows of international and local assistance, in…  

Spotlight Initiative Jamaica launches Virtual Roundtables on Local Laws

The EU/UN Spotlight Initiative (SI) in Jamaica has launched a series of Virtual Roundtables on local legislation underpinning the protection of women and girls from violence.  

UNDP commends Jamaica for action on a Sexual Harassment Bill

UNDP Resident Representative, Denise E Antonio has commended the government of Jamaica for its unwavering commitment to finalizing the legislative process concerning the long-awaited Sexual Harassment…  

Caribbean’s first mobile Technical Assistance Centres take home repair services to Bahamas

The Caribbean region's first mobile Technical Assistance Centres (TAC) offering door to door hurricane resilient home repair services, have been deployed to The Bahamas  

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