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How will COVID-19 affect the economies of Latin America and the Caribbean?

The disease outbreak, which originated in China, will be a test of the resilience of Latin American and Caribbean economies.  

Harnessing the potential of migration

Reflections on the changes in migratory patterns in Latin America and the Caribbean.  

Caribbean can only 'build back better' with international support and urgent climate action, UN, CARICOM Chiefs and Heads of Government

In view of the urgent needs of Caribbean islands affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the “CARICOM-UN High-level Pledging Conference: Building a more Climate-Resilient Community ” mobilised a broad…  

Another kind of wealth: Ancestral culture

Where the Pemón live, the majestic landscape holds gold, diamonds and other precious minerals. But the indigenous people have another valuable resource, one that cannot be priced.  

Waküvero to Sustainable Development in Venezuela

In the valley of Kamarata, various communities have moved to sustainable tourism through the foundation of different camps that offer visitors a sample of their everyday life, landscapes, food, ways…  

In Venezuela, music provides hope for impoverished youth

UNDP, along with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), is supporting music education for impoverished youth in Venezuela.  

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