UNITED NATIONS, Sept 24, CMC – St. Kitts-Nevis Saturday reiterated a call for the international community to support efforts to establish mechanisms to fund projects dealing with the impact of climate change.
UNITED NATIONS, Sept 24, CMC – Antigua and Barbuda Saturday joined its Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member state, Jamaica, in raising the issue of debt for climate change swap while also lamenting moves by financial institutions in developed countries to stifle the socio-economic growth of small islands.
UNITED NATIONS, Sept 23, CMC – Jamaica Friday told the international community that it is pursuing reforms to improve the efficiency of the public sector, improving its customer service delivery, pursuing economies of scale, reducing duplication and aligning the public sector towards enabling and facilitating economic growth and development.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Sept 16, CMC – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA) Friday signed a Letter of Agreement (LoA) to join other regional agencies and institutions working towards climate resilience in the tourism industry.
ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Sept 6, CMC – Grenada is hosting the CARICOM Climate Change Negotiators and Ministerial preparatory meeting in preparation for the Conference of Parties (COP) for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, which will be held in Morocco this year.
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug. 7, CMC – An agreement for scientific and technical cooperation on climate issues has been signed between Cuba’s Meteorology Institute (INSMET) and Panama’s Electricity Transmission Company S.A..
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Jul 18, CMC – Governments of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) are to collaborate on a study to investigate the viability of a national health insurance scheme for the sub-region.