Fighting Inequality for a Resilient Caribbean

13 October 2023
Library destroyed by hurricane
Caption: The destruction wrought by Hurricane Irma in September 2017 was indiscriminate and complete. This scene in Codrington town, Barbuda, was taken in by the Secretary-General during his visit to Antigua and Barbuda to survey the damage.
Photo: © UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

Written by


Didier Trebucq

UN Resident Coordinator in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean (Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada)
Medium shot of Nahuel Arenas Garcia with part of the UN flag just behind his left shoulder

Nahuel Arenas Garcia

Chief of Regional Office, United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) - Americas & Caribbean

UN entities involved in this initiative

United Nations Resident Coordinator Office
UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Goals we are supporting through this initiative