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Roof repairs begin in Barbuda with US$2million support from China Aid

The initiative focuses on restoring lives with high standard roofing for homes and priority buildings, including government facilities. The houses of essential staff, such as teachers, medical…  


New Year, new approach, new UNDP

UNDP is starting 2018 with a fresh focus and vision. This approach is laid out in the new Strategic Plan, which takes effect on January 1st and is the blueprint for the evolution of its work over the…  


Charly Alberti is designated Goodwill Ambassador of UNDP in Argentina

Charly Alberti, who has a long and recognized artistic career both nationally and internationally, has also been, for many years, a committed activist and advocate of the care of the environment,…  


Two in every 5 Latin Americans risk falling back into poverty. What can be done to prevent it? | George Gray Molina, Eduardo Ortiz-Juárez and Alejandro Pacheco

Is Latin America still a mobile region in individual incomes, as it proved to be during the boom? To explore the dynamics of mobility at the individual level (i.e., the simultaneous transit of people…  



Eradication of Poverty - October 17, 2017

This year’s theme for the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, “Answering the Call to End Poverty: A path toward peaceful and inclusive societies”, celebrates the 25 year anniversary of…  


UNDP sending experts to support Caribbean as Irma hits

UNDP is sending experts on crisis recovery to support the people of the Caribbean as they brave Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the Atlantic. UNDP has activated its…  


Event: Maintaining the momentum for the SDGs – Latin America

The region of 625 million people is rich with natural resources, innovation and expertise, but a difficult economic climate, coupled with rapid urbanisation and climate change has impacted the Latin…  


CAF and UNDP deepen their alliance to promote the Global Goals in Latin America and the Caribbean

The agreement’s main objective is to explore cooperation opportunities in regional development issues that contribute to achieving the SDGs set by the United Nations last year, with an agenda of 17…  


Latin American Ministers discuss challenges of 2030 Agenda and the sustainable way out of poverty

Santo Domingo, October 31, 2016 - Governments from Latin America and the Caribbean meet on October 31 and November 1 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, to discuss progress on social policy -…  

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