Thursday, November 23, 2017

Climate Change

ANTIGUA – United Nations Secretary General visiting hurricane-ravaged islands

United Nations Secretary General António Guterres arrived in Antigua on Saturday as he embarks on a tour of hurricane-ravaged Barbuda and Dominica His first stop...

BARBADOS – Improving the climate change negotiation skills of Caribbean women

The Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP) in collaboration with Environment and Climate Change Canada and the Women’s Environment and Development Organization...

GUYANA – CARICOM ramps up advocacy for climate change financing

The historic widespread devastation of several CARICOM Member States by hurricanes Irma and Maria has heightened the urgency for the Region to advocate for...

ST KITTS – Country moves to develop national climate change adaptation strategy

As climate change becomes more prevalent worldwide, as well as in the federation, St. Kitts and Nevis is undertaking initiatives to ensure that the...

DOMINICA – PM Skerrit’s first address to the nation since Hurricane Maria

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says Dominica will be rebuilt as the first climate resilient nation of the climate change era with help from international...

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – World Bank support to better prepare for hurricanes and other natural...

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved a US$150 million loan to the Dominican Republic (DR) to provide immediate financing in the...

BARBADOS – Let us not be complacent, warns Simpson-Miller

In the wake of two recent hurricanes that have swept the Caribbean, leaving behind a trail of death and destruction, former Jamaica prime minister Portia...

WASHINGTON – World Bank supports the Eastern Caribbean transition to a blue economy

The World Bank approved a US$6.3 million grant to support Eastern Caribbean countries to preserve and strengthen resilience of coastal and marine resources, and...

ANTIGUA – Why Prime Minister Browne was moved to tears

Prime Minister Gaston Browne returned home today from the United Nations in New York, where he championed the cause of small island states against...

UNITED NATIONS – St Kitts Foreign minister calls for action on climate change

In the wake of several tropical storms and hurricanes – the two most recent being Hurricanes Irma and Maria – that have caused massive...
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