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Decent work and economic growth "mantra" of Jamaica

Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness with Jocelyne Sambira during a FB live on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly Debate (Screenshot)

Jamaica is firmly committed to growing its economy and creating jobs to lift people out of poverty, even going as far as creating a ministry to deal with this matter. That's what Prime…

21 Sep 2016 / Listen /

Radio drama in Haiti takes on disaster risk

A woman walks through the muddy streets of her village in the aftermath of tropical storm "Hanna". UN Photo/Logan Abassi

Information is power in today's world and even more so when working to reduce the risk of disasters, according…

11 Sep 2016 / Listen /

UN chief vows to support Haiti in overcoming cholera epidemic

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The UN Secretary-General has expressed deep regret over the "terrible suffering" Haiti has endured because of cholera and promised…

19 Aug 2016 / Listen /

Tsunami preparedness underway in St Kitts and Nevis

View of the valley towards Basseterre, St. Kitts. File Photo: UNDP

The tiny Caribbean island nation St Kitts and Nevis has been working with the UN Development Programme (UNDP) to…

7 Jul 2016 / Listen /
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