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Opening speech at the X Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean

Partnerships for the reduction of structural inequalities under the framework of the SDGs  


El Niño in LAC: building capacities in disaster risk management and recovery

The 2014-2016 El Niño is considered one of the strongest in the course of the last decades. UNDP has monitored the impact of El Niño in the region and promoted actions to strengthen countries'…  


Pineapples on the path to sustainability

With support from UNDP, Costa Rica has introduced an action plan to foster production and trade that is responsible, fair and community-centred.  


UNDP supports Costa Rica’s pineapple sector to take critical steps towards sustainability

One of the world’s biggest pineapple producing countries – Costa Rica – has officially adopted a widely endorsed action plan to tackle serious social and environmental concerns in this critical…  


UNDP calls for governments, businesses and communities to boost collaboration for a new climate and development era

Tackling climate change requires serious collaboration between the public and private sectors, engagement with civil society, and having strong and transparent institutions, UN Development Programme…  


In Costa Rica, promoting responsible pineapple production

A UNDP project in Costa Rica is helping foster business partnerships that make trade responsible, fair and environmentally sustainable.  

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