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CEIS Focal Point Office

Mr. Mark Millar
Ministry of Finance,Economic Affairs
and Energy
SP Musson Building, 1st Floor Hinck Street
Bridgetown, Barbados
Website: www.energy.gov.bb
Work: 246-427-9806
Fax: 246-436-6004
E-Mail:support@cipore.org



News for Barbados

S&P: Climate Change can Impact Credit Risk of C’bean Countries

November 30, 2015           PARIS, France (CMC) — A major international credit rating agency says Caribbean and Southeast Asian countries are mostly at risk of climate change affecting their credit ratings. “Our simulations indicate that climate change-related natural hazards can harm sovereign ratings,” said Marko Mrsnik,...

CARICOM to Push for Special Consideration at Climate Change Conference

November 27, 2015           BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Prime Minister of Barbados Freundel Stuart says next week’s Conference of Parties (COP21) negotiations in Paris will see the grouping pushing for special treatment for Small Island Developing States (SIDS). “We will...

Climate Change Puts Heat On Asia, Caribbean Ratings: S&P

November 26, 2015         PARIS, France (AFP) – Climate change will put current credit ratings on sovereign debt at risk, especially in southeast Asia and the Caribbean, as the likelihood of natural disasters rises along with temperatures, rating agency Standard and Poor’s said on Thursday. “Our simulations...