IDB funds water, sanitation project in Haiti

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says it is providing a US$125-million grant for the water, sanitation and hygiene project in urban, peri-urban and rural...

Grenada to launch US$42M water resiliency project

By Jewel Fraser PORT-OF-SPAIN, (IPS) - Water-scarce Grenadians will soon get some relief through a Green Climate Fund-approved project to be launched next year that will...

After months of drought, Antigua’s main water catchment fills up

After a prolonged drought, Antigua's main water catchment is full again. Potworks Dam, the country’s main fresh water catchment, went dry in weeks 2017. Heavy rains...

CDB approves USD8.7 million to improve water supply on Ambergris Caye, Belize

The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved funding of US$8.7 million to the Belize Water Services (BWS), to improve...

Between drought and floods, Cuba seeks to improve water management

IPS - If you enjoy a good daily shower and water comes out every time you turn on the taps in your home, you...

GUYANA – Guyana to upgrade water sector with funding from CDB

The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a loan of US$1.3 million to assist in upgrading the water sector...

JAMAICA – Customers owe water company $26 billion

The National Water Commission (NWC) has revealed that arrears owed by its customers have now skyrocketed to $26 billion. This is up from $20 billion...

St Kitts-Nevis boasts universal access to water

With the increase in developments in St Kitts and Nevis, which results in the demand for increase in water, Water Engineer and Manager of the...

BARBADOS – GCF approves US$45 million Water Sector Sustainability Project for Barbados

The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) and the Barbados Water Authority (BWA) announced Wednesday, the success of a US$45.2 million application to the...

JAMAICA – Wisynco to export more WATA

Wisynco Group Limited is looking to export more purified water and will be introducing two production lines within a few months to double volume...