Saturday, February 24, 2018

Climate Change

St. Vincent Embarks on Renewable Energy Path

By Kenton X. Chance KINGSTOWN, Jan 12 2015 (IPS) - For decades, the fertile slopes of La Soufriere volcano, which occupies the northern third of...

First Country Partnership Strategy in Suriname in 30 Years

WASHINGSTON, Dec. 18, 2014, CNS – The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors endorsed today a new Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for...

The Rapid Rise of Green Bonds

By Desmond Brown LIMA, Dec 10 2014 (IPS) - Most countries joining the growing list of nations pursuing clean geothermal power have...

GCF Reaches US$10.14 billion following additional pledges at COP20 in Lima

Lima, Peru, Dec. 10, 2014, CNS – The Governments of Australia and Belgium have joined other nations in pledging to the Green Climate...

Full Economic Potential of Carbon-Rich Mangroves Remains Untapped

Lima, Peru, Dec. 09, 2014 - A new United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report launched today at the 20th Conference of the Parties...

Caribbean and Latin American Countries Launch Initiative to Restore 20 Million Hectares of Land

LIMA, Peru, Dec. 08, 2014, CNS – Caribbean and Latin American countries, working with regional and global organisations, have launched Initiative 20x20, a...

One-On-One With Lia Nicholson

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Dec. 07, 2014 - Lia Nicholson, is a Project Coordinator at the Environment Division, Antigua & Barbuda. She has always been...

What’s Good for Island States Is Good for the Planet

By Desmond Brown LIMA, Dec 06, 2014 (IPS) - The lead negotiator for an inter-governmental organisation of low-lying coastal and small island...

Caribbean Should Take Note of UNEP’s Stunning Report on Gap in Climate Adaptation Funding

LIMA, Peru, Dec. 05, 2014, CNS – The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today released a stunning new report on the gap in...

Australia Wins Fossil on Lost and Damaged Position on Loss and Damage

LIMA, Peru, Dec. 04, 2014 - Coo-eee! Australia has today taken first place in the Fossil of the Day. The dubious award was handed...