KINGSTON, June 25, 2019 - Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Daryl Vaz, says the monitoring capabilities of the Meteorological Service of Jamaica will be vastly improved by the supply of a new S-Band Doppler Weather Radar.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mach 16, 2019 - Climate change remains an ‘existential threat’ to the Caribbean, CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque reminded an International Conference on Building Resilience to Natural Disasters, held in in Budapest, Romania.
WASHINGTON, DC, NOV. 27, 2018 - The Negative impact of climate change, the high cost of energy and the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons, are among the primary factors militating against the Caribbean’s region’s development, growth and competitiveness.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, November 21, 2018 - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has once again told the United Nations, that Member States cannot afford to borrow funds at market rates to meet post-disaster recovery and reconstruction costs as it was unaffordable and increased indebtedness.
ST. LUCIA, November 13, 2018 - Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development, Dr. Gale T.C Rigobert, has called on parties to the Montreal Protocol to act quickly to address chemicals that can lead to global warming.