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Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems Checklist endorsed by CDEMA

During the 9th Meeting of the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), members endorsed the Revised Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems…  


Students get Digital Media Tips ahead of ACT Now Climate Change Competition

Forty-five students from primary schools around Saint Lucia acquired tips on how optimize the use of their smartphones to develop quality media content on climate change. The activity, in support of…  


Lessons from the Other Side: Caribbean Farmers Tour Japan

With most of Dominica’s crop and livestock affected during the last hurricane season and another hurricane season beginning in a few weeks, Caribbean farmers are well aware of the impact of natural…  


Powering Suriname’s Hinterland, by the Sun

Tepu has operated on a power system setup some forty years prior, dependent on a generator and fuel. Today, the village runs on solar power, following the vision of the Amazon Conservation Team (ACT)…  


St. Lucia's Officials Demonstrate Solidarity for Climate Action

Six Ministers and thirteen Permanent Secretaries and Deputy Permanent Secretaries were among an esteemed grouping of Senior Government Officials totalling seventy-five, who demonstrated solidarity for…  


Over Twenty Caribbean Farmers and Agriculture Officers Learn Sustainable Agricultural Practices and Technologies in Japan

More than twenty agricultural practitioners across eleven Caribbean countries have concluded a two-week study tour to Japan. The study tour, supported by the United Nations Development Programme’s…  



“A.C.T. NOW SAINT LUCIA” CLIMATE CHANGE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED

A.C.T. Now Saint Lucia is the rallying cry of an awareness campaign on climate change adaptation, screened on Monday March 26th. A.C.T. is an acronym for “Adapt, Change behaviour, Take action”. The…  


Water Woes Lessened, Through J-CCCP Support

This project and 60+ others like it, are supported through funding from the Government of the Japan under the Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership, implemented by the UN Development Programme in…  


Officials from Dominica, China and UNDP Assess Recovery Efforts

High level representatives from the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica, the Government of the People’s Republic of China and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) conducted site visits to the…  

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