Relief

Assisting families with house repairs – IOM

We're so thrilled to have assisted over 450 families with housing repairs in Dominica! Touching lives in the communities where we work means the world...

Emergency Employment Programme – UNDP

The EEP program has now come to a close. Therefore, a Focus Group Series was launched by the NEP with the support of the...

Student wins international award for hurricane relief project

Heather Chisholm, 15, lands Kurt Hahn Prize for her innovative plan to provide school for Caribbean island A 15-year-old girl from Rothesay, N.B., has won an international...
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[VIDEO] The story of Kenisha and Athalie – Hurricane Maria

Two days before hurricane Maria it was Kenisha’s 9th birthday. There were no birthday presents. Instead, there was fear. A hurricane was coming, but...

Beneficiary House in Castle Bruce – UNDP

Castle Bruce is a village on the east coast of Dominica. It is the largest settlement in St. David Parish, with a population of...
UNDP Paix Bouche Primary School

Paix Bouche Primary School – UNDP

Paix Bouche is a village in northern Dominica in the St. Andrew parish. It has a population of 577. The Paix Bouche Primary School...
Salybia, Dominica

Beneficiary House in Salybia – UNDP

Salybia is a hamlet on the east coast of Dominica in Saint David Parish. About 51% of all roofs were destroyed or gone in...
Princess Margaret Hospital, Dominica

Princess Margaret Hospital – UNDP

Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) is the major trauma facility of Dominica, located in the northern Goodwill part of the capital, Roseau. There are approximately...

Dublanc Health Centre – UNDP

Dublanc is a village in Saint Peter parish on the west coast of Dominica. It sits on a low hillside at an elevation of...

Guide to Dominica Housing Standards 2018

The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development is pleased to present the Guide to Dominica's Housing Standards. The Guide was developed in collaboration with...

Calibishie Health Centre – UNDP

Calibishie is a village in northeastern Dominica in the St. Andrew Parish with a population of 1,017. The Calibishie Health Centre serves the Calibishie,...
St Luke's Primary donation

Rebuild Dominica Hurricane Relief aims to bring normalcy after Maria

PRESS RELEASE: After the destructive strike of Hurricane Maria on Dominica, many felt helpless and wondered how they would begin to rebuild their lives. When...
Thank You Poem - IsraAid

Thank You Poem – IsraAID

After IsraAID's team restored her roof, in partnership with Digicel, Rachel Ullysses from Castle Bruce, Dominica, wrote this beautiful poem. Rachel's roof was severely damaged last...

Restarting life by restoring homes – UNDP

Augustine Sorhaindo was home during the passage of Maria and managed to leave to his mother in law’s house when the winds subsided. At...

“Build Back Better” is ongoing

The process of reconstruction and particularly roof replacement utilizing the materials purchased with ChinaAid continues. At the end of the week there were a number...
UNICEF Eastern Caribbean

Education in Dominica post-Hurricane Maria – UNICEF

This week we’re continuing our look at how Dominica is rebuilding its education system in the aftermath of Maria and preparing for the coming...
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‘Thank You’ from St. Luke’s School – UNICEF

Aren't they just beautiful? Students at the St Luke's School in Dominica express their gratitude to the many people and agencies that have helped...
UNDP Dominica Project Office

UNDP supports 400 hurricane-affected Dominicans

How many like for this wonderful lady from Kalinago Territory, Dominica, weaving a basket during a visit with our partners European Commission - Civil Protection &...
UNDP Dominica Project Office

Delivery of tools and equipment to EEP – UNDP

In order to facilitate the efficiency of the Emergency Employment Programme (EEP), tools and equipment for cleaning and clearing, and safety equipment were locally...
UNDP Dominica Project Office

Magdalene gets a ‘Build Back Better’ roof – UNDP

Meet Macdalene, a home owner from La Plaine. At the time of the visit, her home was 80% near completion and she described how...

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