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A Message for Child Month from the UNDP Resident Representative

As you pursue your dreams, always pause to think through your choices and the consequences each brings  


COVID-19: Human development on course to decline this year for the first time since 1990

Global human development – a combination of the world’s education, health and living standards – could decline this year for the first time since 1990, UNDP has warned in a special HDR report.  


COVID-19: New UNDP data dashboards reveal huge disparities

UNDP releases two new data dashboards that highlight huge disparities in countries’ abilities to cope with and recover from the COVID-19 crisis  


Advancing Water Supply in Jamaica - A Photo Book of Results from UNDP's Impact Series

The first in a brand new series of Photo Books highlighting results of projects, perspectives of beneficiaries and impact on sustainable development. An easy read.  


COVID-19: Looming crisis in developing countries threatens to devastate economies

Working with WHO, UNDP is helping countries to prepare for, respond to and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, focusing on the most vulnerable  


Statement by UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner on UN COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response Plan

For over 50 years, UNDP has stood with the poorest and most vulnerable. We will endure this together and we will recover and rebuild together.  


UNDP joins WhatsApp & UN agencies for COVID 19 Info Hub

UNDP partners for the WhatsApp Coronavirus Information Hub for frontline COVID-19 essential workers who rely on WhatsApp to communicate  


UNDP RR Remarks - Close-out Workshop - SIDS-CBA programme

Access to water has made a big difference. Where water catchments and storage systems have been rehabilitated or installed, farming livelihoods, incomes and local economies have been resuscitated.  


J$49.6 Million in GEF SGP grants to generate green jobs & incomes, and model a green and sustainable community

A total of J$49.6 Million in grants has been awarded to seven community groups by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)-implemented Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF…  


Remarks - Handover of Mobile Justice Units - UNDP Resident Representative

Hence, UNDP is honoured and delighted to participate in this momentous handing over ceremony of these two (2) retrofitted mobile buses, aptly called Justice Units, geared at expanding legal services…  

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