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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…  


Remarks - GEF SGP Grant Award Ceremony - UNDP Resident Representative

UNDP believes that local organizations working on the ground and being able to directly connect with people are best poised to address sustainable development challenges of marginalized communities  


US$1.5 Billion in financing and in-kind services pledged for Bahamas hurricane recovery

$1.5 billion in financing and in-kind services pledged to support recovery in The Bahamas, in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian  


More than 300 confirmed for BAH Pledge Conference 13 Jan

Close to 300 local and international delegates will convene at the Baha Mar Convention Centre on January 13 for the widely anticipated Hurricane Dorian Pledging Conference, to mobilize recovery…  


Tertiary Students to lead major HDR follow-up event Jan 2020 (now re-scheduled to 16 March)

The December 9th launch of UNDP’s Human Development Report 2019 will go next level on 30 January when tertiary students stage HDR In-depth  


Announcement - HDR In-Depth by UWI Students

Students of the University of the West Indies Mona campus, under the guidance of SALISES will join forces with UNDP to plan a Human Development Report part 2 on 30 January 2020.  


UNDP RR's Press Statement - International Pledge Conference for BAH recovery financing

"We are equally committed to securing the funds required to finance recovery projects, and to ensuring that the people of The Bahamas are the ultimate beneficiaries."  


UNDP RR's Remarks - HDR Launch 2019 - Delivered by Programmes Specialist

As we contemplate how best to further Jamaica’s development progress, the proposals in the report and data contained in the various indices may provide a pool of evidence on which to construct more…  


Jamaica joins global launch of 2019 Human Development Report

Jamaica's development ranking in the spotlight as country office goes live on social media with townhall discussion  

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