Poverty Reduction

Support to national efforts in the work towards Poverty Reduction and Achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) is an intricately linked objective of the work that the UNDP country office carries out.

Our Goals

The programme “Achieving MDGs and reducing human poverty” is an integral part of the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) and the Country Program Action Plan (CPAP) of UNDP. The aim is to support the Government of Belize in MDG country reporting and poverty monitoring as well as with pro-poor policy reform to achieve MDG targets.more

Photo: Seaweed Harvesting, Belize 2012

Through a Small Grants Programme Project, Placencia community members are conducting a pilot project to grow seaweed as an alternative economic source.more

Our Stories

Youth at risk are re-working their life options with woodworking.

Youth at Risk Reworking their Life Options with Woodworking

Youth at risk are re-working their life options with woodworking.  This programme is one of the re-skilling activities that form part of the "Increased Prosecution Capacity,more 

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Projects and Initiatives

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