Residents of the Pearl Islands were introduced to new practices to help reverse the negative economic impacts of global warming and resources mismanagement.
Cooking over a wood fire has always been the norm here. In the poorer areas of Peru, families live in houses made of clay walls and earthen floors. They eat, sleep and relax in one common space.
As Haiti continues to rebuild, a project along its border with the Dominican Republic is helping replant trees and reduce vulnerability to climate change in order to improve living conditions.
Un proyecto apoya a comunidades rurales de Nicaragua a lograr acceso a fuentes seguras de agua potable.
Residents of the Honduras capital now have one more line of defense against climate change and the severe drought putting over half a million people at risk of food shortage.
Financiado por Suecia, el Programa Conjunto busca fortalecer el desarrollo rural, reduciendo las vulnerabilidades de 56 comunidades en las áreas de salud y hábitat comunitario, potenciando las oportunidades productivas de la población.
UNDP in Colombia, in partnership with the private sector (Repsol and Petrobas oil and gas companies) and the Government, has sought ways of supplying water to these communities.