Building disaster resilience in the Caribbean’s culture sector

The significance of culture in the lives of communities and individuals serves as an anchor for identity and belonging. In times of climate disasters...

IRENA invites renewable projects to join Climate Investment Platform

The Climate Investment Platform (CIP) is a landmark initiative launched by a coalition of intergovernmental partners - the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the...

New regional project promoting national blue economy priorities

A new US$46 million initiative to promote Blue Economic priorities in the Caribbean, in support of the sustainable use and conservation of the region’s...

Climate crisis is a global human rights challenge

The Commonwealth of 54 countries, 32 of which are small, are facing a climate change emergency that is costing lives and presenting an “undeniable...

St. Vincent and the Grenadines, CDB partner to build climate and disaster resilience

Sixty-two members of civil society groups and communities across St. Vincent and the Grenadines some 32 community development workers from government agencies recently participated...

CDB, UK to improve safety and climate resilience along arterial road on Belize’s east...

The Governments of Belize and the United Kingdom and the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) today launched the Coastal Highway Upgrading in La Democracia, Belize. The...

2020: A key year to meet climate goals and prevent spiralling hunger

By María Fernanda Espinosa This year is pivotal for the future of humanity and our planet. Scientists say we need greenhouse gas emissions to peak...

Climate change: A major global threat

By Isidoros Karderinis The climate change, that is, the change of the global climate and in particular the changes in meteorological conditions that extend on...

United States Government hands over data gathering equipment to St Lucia

The United States Agency for International Development’s Eastern and Southern Caribbean Office (USAID/ESC) and the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (5Cs) on Friday handed...

Scotland will attend CARICOM summit in Barbados to spur speedy climate action

The Secretary-General will reassure Caribbean leaders that the Commonwealth will keep fighting for bold climate action on the global stage. She will attend the inter-sessional...