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It feels like Dominica is finished’: life…

When it rains or the wind blows in the tiny fishing village of Scotts Head, the youngest residents run for cover. With Dominica’s once-lush landscape deeply scarred by the unprecedented fury of…

Combating climate change: the OECS an official…

OECS Media Release Tuesday, November 7, 2017 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), the Caribbean Community for Climate Change Coalition (5Cs) and the United Nations Convention for…

Commonwealth Youth Council commends youth month…

Kingston, Jamaica-November 3, 2017:  The Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) is commending the government of St. Kitts and Nevis for the sharp focus it is giving to youth month in the country. Caribbean…

Dominica Solidarity Day and Month of Activities

Friday, November 3, 2017 — The Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG), acting upon the request of the Dominican Association of SVG, officially gazetted today, Friday, 3 November 2017 as…

Food Security: A Priority in Dominica

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 — It has been just over a month since the Eastern Caribbean’s ‘food bowl’ was left bare following a direct hit from one of the strongest hurricanes to pass through the…

Puerto Rico to Cancel $300 Million Whitefish…

Puerto Rico plans to cancel a $300 million contract to rebuild the hurricane-ravaged electrical grid that went to a tiny company based in Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s Montana hometown, the head of…

Climate Change, the Paris Agreement and the…

Dr Jimmy Fletcher, Alumnus of the prestigious UK Chevening Scholarship scheme and former Minister for Sustainable Development in St Lucia, has during the past week travelled around the Eastern…

US Government: International Humanitarian…

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 — In the aftermath of destructive hurricanes Irma and Maria, USAID/OFDA has led the U.S. Government (USG) international humanitarian response in the Caribbean. To date in…

Caribbean States improve ability to prosecute…

Belize City, Wednesday, 25 October 2017 (CRFM)— Twenty border control officers from six Member States of the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) completed a three-week training course in…