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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…  

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  

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  

BAH and UNDP to stage Pledge Conference for hurricane recovery financing

BAH and UNDP with support from the US and the UK wiill stage a pledge conference to mobilize financial and technical support for recovery efforts in The Bahamas following hurricane dorian  

Bahamas adopts UNDP's innovative technology for Building Damage Assessments

The Government of The Bahamas, supported by UNDP have adopted the use of an innovative new technology to conduct building damage assessments (BDA)  

UNDP Jamaica’s Social Good Summit showcases local Climate Action innovators in 1st Digital Edition

Local Climate Action innovators tackling Climate Change with creative solutions will be on show at UNDP Jamaica's Social Good Summit 2019  

UNDP announces USD 200 000 recovery package for The Bahamas

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has released an initial allocation of $200,000 USD of emergency funding in response to the devastating impact of category five hurricane Dorian on The…  

UNDP ready to support The Bahamas to recover from devastating Hurricane Dorian

UNDP is now on the ground in The Bahamas to give support in the wake of Hurricane Dorian  

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