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COVID-19 Highlights Caricom’s Need to Build Resilience

  Renewable energy and energy efficiency can provide tremendous benefits to Caribbean territories        Bridgetown, Barbados (CMC) — As all Caribbean Community (Caricom) member states and associate states now have confirmed COVID-19 cases and, as predictions indicate that cases will continue to rise globally, humanity’s vulnerability and that of the systems we utilise...

COVID-19 Highlights Caribbean Community’s Need to Build Resilience

  Renewable energy and energy efficiency can provide tremendous benefits to Caribbean territories     BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — As all Caribbean Community (Caricom) member states and associate states now have confirmed COVID-19 cases and, as predictions indicate that cases will continue to rise globally, humanity’s vulnerability and that of the systems we utilise...

The Game-changers for the Caribbean Blue Economy

The Blue Economy – the sustainable use of oceans for economic growth – is finding its feet in the Caribbean. The region is taking steps towards a robust regional Blue Economy, with incremental policy change in several countries and ?locally developed technologies? that are setting the stage for future growth.    The change...

UAE Inaugurates Three Major Projects Under $50m Caribbean Renewable Energy Fund

E Prime Minister Hubert Minnis Inaugurating Solar Facility at National Stadium. The three projects will deliver 2.35MW of solar and 637 kWh of battery storage capacity. three climate-resilient solar power projects in the Bahamas, Barbados, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines are being inaugurated this week under the $50m UAE-Caribbean...

First Caribbean Students Graduate from IAEA School of Radiation Emergency Management

Students use a hand-held radiation survey instrument during the ‘Disaster City’ scenario to detect the levels of ionizing radiation in the area. (Photo: Texas A&M University) On 7 December, for the first time ever, the IAEA’s School of Radiation Emergency Management celebrated the certification of trainees from the Caribbean. The successful completion...