The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) has received financing (hereinafter called “Financing”) from the European Union (hereinafter called “the Donor”) toward the cost of implementation of a project “11th EDF Natural Disaster Facility in the CARIFORUM “Caribbean Regional Indicative Programme” and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this financing to eligible payments under the contract for which this Request for Proposals (RFP) is issued. Payments will be made only in accordance with the terms and conditions of the grant agreement between the CDEMA and the Donor and will be subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of that agreement. The Grant Agreement prohibits payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import, to the knowledge of CDEMA, is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. No party other than the CDEMA shall derive any rights from the Grant Agreement or have any claims to the proceeds of the Financing.

UNDP Barbados & the Eastern Caribbean is seeking to recruit a talented Technical Specialist on Gender Equality to join the newly established PMU of the “Enabling Gender-Responsive Disaster Recovery, Climate and Environmental Resilience in the Caribbean” (EnGenDER) initiative. Nationals of Barbados and nationals of the OECS countries, who hold the CARICOM Skills certificate, are eligible to apply by submitting their application through the UNDP Portal before the 29th of February 2020.

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The Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) Audit Tool is an instrument used by the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) to investigate the needs of its Participating States (PS) in terms of capacity development and institutional strengthening the region continues to pursue CDM integration in all aspects of the planning process at the national level. The application of the tool is intended to support the identification of gaps with regard to Disaster Risk Management which will guide the development of the Disaster Management Country Work Programmes (CWPs). The CDM Audit also informs the strategic targeting of limited resources by CDEMA to the Participating States. This process is further informed by reflection on global agendas at the national level such as sustainable development, climate change and disaster risk reduction, as well as identifying emerging priorities from the different sectors.

Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI) is recruiting a highly meticulous, knowledgeable and experienced individual to join the Team. The role of Head of Operations, Response and Recovery is to assist the Director of Hazard Management Cayman Islands in the development, coordination, and activation of the operations/response and recovery aspects of HMCI.

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