CEIS Focal Point Office

Mr. Michael Fadelle
Energy Unit,
Government Headquarters
Kennedy Avenue
Commonwealth of Dominica
Tel: (767) 266-3274
Fax: (767) 448-5044

News for Dominica

Caribbean Environmental Wins

There is still hope for us. Let’s have a look at positive environmental developments from the Caribbean.  Antigua & Barbuda:  A plastic bag importation ban went in to effect on January 1, 2016. Plastic bags will not disappear from Antigua immediately. Shopkeepers are given until mid 2016 to adapt to...

Sections of Eastern Caribbean Jolted By Earthquake

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 rocked the islands of Martinique, St Lucia and Dominica early Monday. The University of the West Indies’ Seismic Research Centre (SRC), reports that the quake that occurred at a 2:55 am, had a depth of 147 km. It was...

Dominica Lost Almost All Its GDP Due To Climate Change, Says World Bank

December 3, 2015           ROSEAU, Dominica – Tropical Storm Erika wiped out 90 per cent of Dominica’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to the rapid damage and impact assessment conducted by the island’s government in collaboration with the World Bank, United Nations, and other development partners...