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  • 30 Sep 2014
    UNDP supports local NGO in reaching Key Affected Population with critical support services

    Patients have commented that BFLA is considered as a “Friendly” service provider, very confidential and private, responding to their SRH needs. The project has also contributed in improving the lives of five educators by providing a steady income stream, as well as improves their SRH/BCC knowledge and skills through the capacity building components of the project.

  • 28 Aug 2014
    Belize: UN Cares Learning Workshop

    On August 28, 2014 a UN Cares Learning Workshop was held in Belize City. This was in line with the UNCT approved UN Cares 2014 work plan which includes facilitating a workshop to sensitize UN staff on the UN Cares Programme.

  • 16 Jun 2014
    UNDP Supports Youth Empowerment Project and Orphans & Vulnerable Children in Belize

    The national HIV/AIDS Response in Belize is multi-sectoral. Its partners include the Government, Civil Society Organizations, Faith-based Organizations, and Multi-lateral and Bi-lateral Agencies. UNDP is an actor in the National HIV response in Belize...

  • 07 May 2014
    Jessica Faieta appointed Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean of the UNDP

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced today the appointment of Jessica Faieta of Ecuador as Assistant Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

  • 21 Mar 2014
    NIWRA World Water Day

    In collaboration with the World Water Day Committee numerous children from various schools and countless from the general public were able to attend and learn about the many different Water Resource Management activities that are currently being undertaken to improve the conditions of our Country.

  • 09 Dec 2013
    Welcome – MDG Report and Post-2015 Agenda Launch

    UNDP Resident Representative speaks on on the occasion of the MDG Report and Post 2015 Agenda Launch.

  • 25 Nov 2013
    Belize Gets Millennium Development Goals Database System and Training

    ...Representatives from INEGI and AMEXCID ARE conducting training in the usage of an MDG database system in two stages: technical support for managing the integration and management of the System and technical assistance on the processes and methodologies for monitoring the MDGs...

  • 30 Oct 2013
    Workshop on Social Audit for Young Belizean Leaders Concludes

    Social Audit for Young Leaders Workshop, a great success with 34 very enthusiastic youth leaders participating and taking away energy for greater involvement in their spheres of influence.

  • 23 Oct 2013
    Workshop on Social Audit for Young Belizean Leaders

    a workshop entitled “Empowering Young Leaders for Activism” is being hosted as a joint effort of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the University of Belize (UB) to promote the development of management, leadership and practical skills for social auditing among youth leaders in Belize...

  • 18 Sep 2013
    MFFSD Launches Climate Change Integrated Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment

    The Ministry of Forestry, Fisheries and Sustainable Development (MFFSD) launches the Integrated Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment on coastal development, water, agriculture, tourism, health and fisheries sectors.

  • 23 Aug 2013
    Training on Climate Change Adaptation and Green Recovery and Reconstruction Held

    Under Component 3 of the project: “Enhancing Belize’s Resilience to Adapt to the Effects of Climate Change”, one hundred (100) public officers and civil society representatives have the opportunity for training in the area of Climate Change.

  • 06 Aug 2013
    Notice of the “Marvelous Mangrove Workshop”

    As part of the EU GCCA funded project, the Southern Environmental Association is conducting a workshop with the objective of familiarizing teachers with the Belize Marvelous Mangrove Curriculum and to introduce the Mangrove Restoration Guide.

  • 19 Jun 2013
    Southside Youth Success Project Launches Southside Experiences Book

    The book, launched on Monday, June 17th, contains the reflections of the second cohort of young men who participated in a 6 month programme of activities organized by the SYSP drop-in centre which opened its doors on August 29, 2012.

  • 14 Jun 2013
    Notice of Official Launch and Presentation of “The Good, The Bad, The Nobody Road”

    The Southside Youth Success Project announces the Official Launch and Presentation of the Book “The Good, The Bad, The Nobody Road”, a compilation of stories by the amazing young men participating in the programme.

  • 19 Mar 2013
    Launch of the Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Mass Media Campaign

    In collaborative partnership, a mass media campaign designed to inform youths about the positive choices they can make in relation to their sexual and reproductive health has been launched. “Wait and no Worry” informs of the need for delaying early sexual activity and “Choose and Use” informs of the importance of consistent condom usage and partner reduction among sexually active youths.

  • 14 Mar 2013
    “Rise of South” transforming global power balance, says 2013 HDR

    The 2013 Human Development Report –The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World – is launched by UNDP’s Administrator Helen Clark and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto in Mexico in March. “The 2013 Report makes a significant contribution to development thinking by describing specific drivers of development transformation and by suggesting future policy priorities that could help sustain such momentum,” Helen Clark says in the Report’s foreword.

  • 18 Feb 2013
    “Enhancing Belize’s Resilience to Adapt to the Effects of Climate Change” Project Provides Transportation Support

    Three motor vehicles are provided by the Project “Enhancing Belize’s Resilience to Adapt to the Effects of Climate Change”. The project aims to enhance adaptive capacity and resilience to climate change in national policies and demonstrate action in support of effective governance of climate change and climate change related impacts in the water sector in Belize.

  • 11 Feb 2013
    Remarks - Opening of BRIDGE Training on Gender and Elections

    Remarks by Daniel Alemu, UNDP Assistant Resident Representative in Belize at the opening of the BRIDGE (Building Resources in Democracy, Governance and Elections) Training on Gender and Elections in Belize in February 2013.

  • 11 Feb 2013
    Gender and Elections Workshop in Belize

    A 4-day training is held in Belize, as one of the activities under the “Strengthening Women’s Representation in National Leadership in Belize“ project being implemented by WIN-Belize with funding from the United Nations Democracy Fund. It supports strengthening of the capacity of civil society organizations to forge the development of an inclusive, political platform to institutionalize equal and informed participation and leadership of women in national elections and by extension the national political processes.

  • 01 Jan 2013
    UNDP in Belize Announces its New Public Communication Site

Contact UNDP in Belize
Media Inquiries Phone: (501) 822-2688
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United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Lawrence Nicholas Office Complex
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Belmopan, Cayo District
Belize, Central America
Tel: (501) 822-4228, 822-0467