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St. Vincent & the Grenadines

 

CEIS Focal Point Office

Energy Unit,
Office of the Prime Minister,
Administrative Centre,
Bay Street,
Kingstown,
St. Vincent & Grenadines
Office: (784) 450-0369
Direct: (784) 451-2338
E-Mail:support@cipore.org or energyunit@vincysurf.com

News for St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Op-Ed: Climate Change and Fighting Poverty in the Caribbean

By George Nicholson and Orissa Thomas Op-Ed Contributors TODAY, most people consider climate change to be a reality and not a myth. A result of this phenomenon, natural hazards have been identified as having crippling effects on many countries, particularly those already vulnerable: Caribbean Small Island Developing States (SIDS). However, the...

Japan gives Caribbean US$15m for climate change projects

Japanese Prime Minister Abe (left in gray suit)  in Trinidad. (PHOTO: TRINIDAD EXPRESS)   PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Japan is providing US$15 million to help several Caribbean Community (Caricom) countries cope with the impact of climate change. The “Project for Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership” will help Guyana, Grenada,...

Two agreements signed

Two agreements were signed yesterday following the Caricom/Japan Summit:   A memorandum of cooperation on “the Promotion of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in the Eastern Caribbean Region” was signed yesterday between the Inter-American Development Bank, the Caribbean Development Bank and Japan International Cooperation Agency.  The MOC is designed to help...