UNDP supports local NGO in reaching Key Affected Population with critical support servicesSep 30, 2014Patients 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.
Belize: UN Cares Learning WorkshopAug 28, 2014On 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.
UNDP Supports Youth Empowerment Project and Orphans & Vulnerable Children in BelizeJun 16, 2014The 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...
“Rise of South” transforming global power balance, says 2013 HDRMar 14, 2013The 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.
HIV and AIDS, Health and DevelopmentJul 29, 2012A Reflection on HIV and AIDS, Health and Development: Who owns the AIDS Response? - Belize and the Global Content.
UNDP Launches “Latin America and the Caribbean: A Biodiversity Superpower” ReportDec 2, 2011UNDP launches the Regional Report “Latin America and the Caribbean: A Biodiversity Superpower”, on the occasion of the XX Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State in Argentina. Objective of the Report is to inform policy and decision makers of the contribution that biodiversity and ecosystem services make to the region’s development, equity and long-term competitiveness. The result of 2 years of research and multi-stakeholder consultations in the region, including Belize, the Report uses Business as Usual (BAU) and Sustainable Ecosystem Management (SEM) concepts for assessing the economic values of Ecosystem Services.
Are we progressing on HIV/AIDS control?Nov 24, 2010
- A bakery operated by 10 best friends who bear the physical and emotional scars of surviving ISIS. Meet the Yazidi women from Iraqi Kurdistan--one of the few who survived rape, sexual slavery, torture and violence after ISIS attacked Yazidi communities at Sinjar in the summer of 2014, in what has been called by global media as an attempt to erase an entire culture through genocide. #ShareHumanity | World Humanitarian Summit Yesterday AT 10:37 PM
- 25-year-old Yesenia left school at the age of 18. Her parents couldn't support her so she went straight to work instead of college. She's now a single mother of two and is learning new trade skills through our project. Loooking back, Yesenia pointed out that lack of opportunities, lack of money, and limited options to study that youth face must be addressed to tackle root causes of inequality and poverty: Yesterday AT 02:11 PM
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