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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 29 Aug 2012
    Southside Youth Success Project Drop-in Centre Serving Belize City Youth

    24 young men from Southside Belize City are participating in a five-month programme that will allow them to get life-skills guidance and training for employment including through apprenticeship. They will receive certificates, which will allow them to access opportunities to become employed or to re-enter formal education.

  • 24 Aug 2012
    Remarks - Launch of the Southside Youth Success Project Drop-in Centre

    Remarks by Roberto Valent, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative on the occasion of the launch of the Southside Youth Success Project Drop-in Centre.

  • 21 Aug 2012
    Launch of the Southside Youth Success Project Drop-in Centre

    The Department of Youth Services and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) partner in the official launch of the Southside Youth Success Project Drop-in Centre. The Centre is part of the Belize City Project, “Southside Youth Success: Pathways to employment for young men at-risk of joining gangs”, being funded by the Central America Regional Security Initiative (CARSI), State Department, United States of America.

  • 17 Jul 2012
    The Global Parish Project Community Film Screening & Summer Documentary Workshop

    Youths ages 13-22 participate in a Summer Documentary Filmmaking workshop, sponsored by Global Parish and UNDP. They also attended a film screening sponsored by the Mexican Institute of Culture, Global Parish and the Plural Awards (a partnership of the Alliance of Civilizations and the International Organization of Migration).

  • 22 May 2012
    Designing our Future! Mobilizing People for Change!

    Guided by the theme “Designing our Future! Mobilizing People for Change!”, students are harnessing the power of technology and geography and learning to be more socially conscious, and promote both human and national development for Belize. The “My Virtual City” competition and exhibition features student teams from primary and secondary schools, who have imagined, designed, and built cities of the future.

  • 30 Apr 2012
    Designing our Future! Mobilizing People for Change! Advisory

    Students learn and use GIS technology to prepare Virtual City Competition entries through partnership of the United Nations Development Programme and Total Business Solutions Limited.

  • 23 Apr 2012
    Observing Earth Day 2012: Mobilizing the Earth

    Representatives from Ministry of Government and UNDP host visitors including primary school and University of Belize students and teachers, and members of the public at large at a booth, where information is shared on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and on MDG 7 – ensure environmental sustainability – in particular.

  • 18 Apr 2012
    UNDP / MLLGRD Booth at UB Fair Celebrates Earth Day 2012

    UNDP and Government Ministry staff share information on the MDG Acceleration Framework (MAF) for water and sanitation, and the promotion of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, through interactive activities, at Booth on Earth Day.

  • 31 Jan 2012
    Scorecard and Outlook Report Launch

    The “Belize Scorecard and Outlook Report 2010”, in relation to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) was released, revealing that Belize has made significant progress in the last years towards the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) particularly those related to improving maternal health, reversing the spread of HIV/AIDS and ensuring access to clean water.

  • 24 Jan 2012
    Belize MDG Scorecard and Outlook Report Launch Advisory

    The “Belize Scorecard and Outlook Report 2010” is a comprehensive assessment on the progress made in the last years towards the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The launching of this report will highlight the main challenges that Belize still faces particularly in relation to poverty reduction, employment generation, access to sanitation and gender equality, and the policies and initiatives aimed at the attainment of the Goals.

  • 10 Nov 2011
    UNDP Launches Human Development Report 2011

  • 02 Jun 2011
    World Environment Day: An Opportunity to Reflect on Human Development

  • 03 Nov 2010
    UNDP First Human Development Report for Latin America & the Caribbean

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Media Inquiries Phone: (501) 822-2688
Email: undp.belize@undp.org Fax: (501) 822-3364
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Lawrence Nicholas Office Complex
P. O. Box 53
Belmopan, Cayo District
Belize, Central America
Tel: (501) 822-4228, 822-0467