Antigua & Barbuda


CEIS Focal Point Office

Mr. Girvan Pivot
Energy Desk
Office of the Prime Minister
Queen Elizabeth Highway, St. John’s
Antigua and Barbuda
Tel: 268-462-0773;
Fax: 268-562-0351

News for Antigua & Barbuda

Atlantic Hurricane Season Forecast Revised Downwards

August 10, 2015       Mid-way into the Atlantic Hurricane Season, US forecasters are now revising forecasts to suggest an even higher likelihood of a below-normal season. Back in May, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said there was a 70 per cent chance of a quiet hurricane season...

More Records Fall As Dry Weather Continues

August 7, 2015     Antigua & Barbuda has recorded its driest 24- month period on record for almost a century. Climatologist Dale Destin reported July 2013 to June 2015 as the driest 24-month period on record, dating back to 1928. The July figures, he said, are not yet available....

Environment Division Accredited to the Adaptation Fund

August 6, 2015       ST JOHN’S, Antigua, Aug 06 2015 – The Environment Division in the Ministry of Health and the Environment, under the leadership of Ambassador Diann Black Layne, has been accredited as a National Implementation Entity to the Adaptation Fund of the Climate Change Convention. This...