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18 December 2015
Dispatch
On her walk to the bus stop, Shelly, 15, flips through the pages of her black and white notebook, occasionally looking away to memorize her notes. She has an information technology exam in less than... Read more
3 December 2015
Dispatch
Ronald Jackson, Exeuctive Director, CDEMA receives a copy of the report from Siti Oussein, Deputy Director, UNFPA Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean during the regional launch, at the the Melia... Read more
1 October 2015
Dispatch
In a move to ensure the safety and dignity of Dominican women and girls, in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Erika, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund’s Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean (... Read more
18 September 2015
Dispatch
Caribbean authorities including government officials and members of civil society met in Bridgetown, Barbados, August 25-27 to discuss matters relating to sustainable development in the Caribbean.... Read more
8 September 2015
Dispatch
Sex work is defined by the Global Network of Sex Work Projects and UNAIDS as the exchange of sexual gratification for gifts or favours.  These can range from cash to goods, promotion, rent, food,... Read more
24 August 2015
Dispatch
UNFPA Jamaica Sub-Regional Office Assistant Representative Melissa McNeil-Barrett shares her experience participating in the US President's Young Leaders Town Hall event on 9 April in Kingston.  ... Read more
24 August 2015
Dispatch
Caribbean youth representatives were among the delegates who attended the ECOSOC Youth Forum, February 2-3 at the UN Headquarters in New York. The Forum held under the theme “Youth Engagement in the... Read more
24 August 2015
Dispatch
Issues relating to adolescent sexual and reproductive health remain sensitive and controversial within the Caribbean. Many parents and adults mistakenly believe that even exposure to comprehensive... Read more
24 August 2015
Dispatch
Spouses of Heads of Government of the Caribbean attending the round table meeting, “A Call to Action: Adolescent Pregnancy in the Caribbean,” held in Belize on June 25, established a Network of... Read more
29 July 2015
Dispatch
In a simple, single-story building on the outskirts of Port of Spain, Trinidad, a few teen girls wear uniforms and sit at a table waiting for the next class to start. Florence Gonzales, a tall,... Read more

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