Domestic And International Flights Affected By Traffic Gridlock

PORT-OF-SPAIN, March 23 2015 - Caribbean Airlines said several of its domestic and international flights experienced delays Monday due to a nationwide traffic gridlock...

PM Urges Nation To Plant Trees To Preserve The Environment

NASSAU, The Bahamas, March 19 2015 – Prime Minister Perry Christie said the message of tree and forest preservation “is falling on deaf ears.” “Perhaps,...

Top EU Diplomat To Visit Cuba “At Crucial Time”

HAVANA, Cuba, March 18 2015 - European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has announced she will visit Cuba later this month. Ms Mogherini said...

Jamaica Highly Vulnerable To Climate Change

KINGSTON, Jamaica, March 12 2015 - Technical officer in the government's Climate Change Division, Dr Orville Grey, says that Jamaica and other small island...

More Young People Going ‘Green’

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, March 11 2015 - The young people of Barbados are on their way to creating a more environmentally-friendly society; however, assistance is...

Barbados To Receive More Swedish Support For Renewable Energy Initiatives

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, March 09 2015 – The Barbados government said it will receive additional support from Sweden for its green energy initiatives and also...

Dominican Republic To Head Regional Body On Climate Change

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Dominican Republic’s National Climate Change and Clean Development Mechanism Council (CNCCMDL) was unanimously elected recently to head the Latin...

Suriname Tribes Present Gov’t With Forest Conservation Plan

KINGSTON, Jamaica, March 05 2015 - Members of indigenous tribes in Suriname presented lawmakers with an ambitious proposal Thursday urging them to conserve roughly...

The Bahamas’ New Motto: “Sand, Surf and Solar”

By Kenton X. Chance ABU DHABI, Jan 21 2015 (IPS) - When it comes to tourism in the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM), The Bahamas —...

Caribbean Youth Ready to Lead on Climate Issues

By Desmond Brown PORT OF SPAIN, Jan 19 2015 (IPS) - At 24 years old, Stefan Knights has never been on the side of those...