SDGs 1, 4, 8, 11, 16
Collection of solid waste as a tool to reduce violence (Phases I and II)
To reduce violence and gang clashes, the project helped to develop a culture around labour-intensive waste collection and disposal and improved livelihoods by aiding pacification efforts and reducing the incidence of disease.
Municipality of Port-au-Prince; Ministry of Public Works; Ministry of the Environment; Sanitary Action Committee of Carrefour-Feuilles; UNDP
PI: 2006–2007; PII 2007–2011 Completed
Promote the socioeconomic integration of vulnerable children and youth
To improve employability and job access for vulnerable youth, the project provided professional training including the development of entrepreneurship skills and citizen values, basic education and job placement.
Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour; Viva Rio; ILO