Caribbean

Saint Lucia

Involuntary returned migrants (IRMs) in Saint Lucia are challenged because of their reason of return and societal perceptions and stereotypes that compound some forms of stigma and discrimination. The result is IRMs are encountering difficulties during the reintegration process.

Noting the aforementioned challenges IRMs have encountered because of no established structure being in place to support them, there is a recognized need for a National Policy and Plan of Action that will provide impetus to this end.

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Grenada

Transnational organized crime has become one of the greatest threats to security globally and Grenada is no exception. Criminal networks, of which human traffickers are a part, are continuously diversifying and expanding their activities.

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Guyana

Implementing Non-State Actor:
The Consultancy Group (TCG)

Objective:
Maximize the development impact of remittances in Guyana and leverage the resources and sustained interest of Guyana’s diaspora for grassroots community development. This will be done through: mapping market for remittances services, formulate recommendations for policy makers and operators, through literacy trainings, information sharing. 

 

OECS

Implementing Non-State Actor:
Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions (CCCU)

Objective:
Assist the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions (CCCU) in the development of a free, online application that gives access to training on financial literacy and financial planning (savings methods, monthly expenditure calculator, ...) to people from the Caribbean region.

 

Haiti

Les objectifs de l’intervention sont : consolider le leadership du Comité dont la définition des rôles et sensibiliser le grand public sur le problème de la traite des personnes en Haïti ; etablir les pistes pour l’élaboration de la Stratégie et le Plan d’Action National pour la lutte contre la traite des personnes en collaboration avec les partenaires y présentes ; poser les bases de la coordination entre tous les acteurs impliqués dans la lutte contre la traite des personnes(les organismes

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Barbados

Online Entry Visa Applications and Issuance – electronic visas (eVisas); Business Intelligence (BI)/Analytics. These are all trends in the Caribbean right now. Knowing it, the Government of Barbados requested the Action to provide policy recommendations to: enhance the implementation of an online entry visa application and approval process; implement a user-friendly BI/analytics system for the easy generation of statistical data to be used for analysis and by extension decision-making/policy making.
 

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Saint Lucia

By building capacities and raising public awareness on Counter-Trafficking issues, this Intervention aims at three fronts: a) Provide training of law enforcement and border authorities on effective counter-trafficking measures; b) crafting of public awareness programs on counter-trafficking; and c) Developing a victim support mechanism (database).
 

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