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29 June 2021
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Image showing care packages for distribution by Women Inc. under the Spotlight Initiative in Jamaica

Supporting survivors of family violence - working with Woman Inc. and the Bureau of Gender Affairs Jamaica

Leanna is a forty-nine-year-old mother of three. She has been volunteering with Woman Inc since she was around seventeen years old.  Woman Inc is a... Read more

25 June 2021
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Image showing participants of the Essential Services Package Workshop that was held on April 21, 2021 in Belize

UNFPA embarks on Essential Services Package Training in Belize

More than eighty crucial partners for advancing a multisectoral approach were introduced to the concept of the Essential Services Package (ESP)... Read more

25 June 2021
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Image of a graduate of the Comprehensive Sexual Education Training of Trainers Virtual Certification Ceremony in Belize

Belizean youth engaged on gender equality and changing negative socio-cultural gender norms

Two-hundred and forty Belizean Youth are being engaged via a Spotlight Initiative influenced activity to promote gender equality and change negative... Read more

25 June 2021
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Improving young people’s access to sexual and reproductive health information and services in Trinidad and Tobago

With Support from the UNFPA Subregional Office for the Caribbean and other partners, the National AIDS Coordinating Committee (NACC) in collaboration... Read more

24 June 2021
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Community-led Response to mother-to-child HIV Transmission in Jamaica

In partnership with the Jamaican Community of Positive Women and the Ministry of Health and Wellness, UNAIDS and UNFPA – UNFPA Caribbean is... Read more

24 June 2021
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Participants in the Minimum Initial Service Package (MISP) for integrated Reproductive Health, HIV and Gender-Based Violence prevention and response in disasters workshop.

UNFPA Caribbean collaborates with OECS Commission to strengthen humanitarian outreach in the Eastern Caribbean

Health care providers, gender institutions, national disaster agencies and civil society organizations in four Caribbean countries have benefited... Read more

24 June 2021
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Image Gender Analysis for National Roadmap with SDG 5 - Gender Equality

UNFPA and partners develop Gender Analysis Roadmap in Suriname joint project

UNFPA in partnership with UNDP, UNEP, FAO, and government entities is supporting the  development of a National Roadmap for a Sustainable Financial... Read more

24 June 2021
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UNFPA Vision 2030 Goals - End unmet need for family planning, End preventable maternal deaths, End gender-based violence and harmful practices

Charting a blueprint for engagement with the Caribbean over the next five years

Collaborative. Engaging. Rigorous. Fulfilling. Worthwhile. Such is the process of developing the programme document for UNFPA’s Sub-Regional Office... Read more

24 June 2021
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Image India Development Partnership Fund - Reducing Adolescence Pregnancy in Guyana

India funded project to reduce adolescent pregnancy in Guyana commemorates 2nd anniversary 

Tuesday, June 9th, 2021, marked the 2nd anniversary of the signing of the agreement between the Government of Guyana and the United Nations... Read more

24 June 2021
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Picture of a collapsed roof caused by the deposition of volcanic ash following the eruption of the La Soufriere volcano in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

UNFPA support to St. Vincent and the Grenadines during the recent volcanic eruption

Thursday 8 April 2021 was an unforgettable day for St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the entire Caribbean. It was the date that the La Soufriere... Read more

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