CEIS Focal Point Office

Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment
Belmopan City, Belize
General Office: Belmopan
Tel:  501-822-2249/822-2711/822-2232/822-2226/822-2307/822-2626
Fax: 501-822-2333/822-2083

News for Belize

PUC reads bids from 22 interested companies for more power supply

  Belize’s energy demand is growing, and within just a few years, in-country supplies will be strained if new sources of power are not added to the national grid.   Last October, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) and the Ministry of Energy, Science and Technology and Public Utilities jointly launched a call for...

Preparing Cattle Farmers For Climate Change

The torrential rains in the latter part of 2012 set all kinds of records – and while you might be able to dismiss that as just a very wet year, think back to 2011 when there was a severe drought in the Belize district. In both extreme weather events, there...

Caribbean seeks to take full advantage of new U.N. climate fund

A boy walks past waves churned up by approaching tropical storm Chantal, at Haina Beach in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, July 10, 2013. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 30 2014 (IPS) - The South Korea-based Green Climate Fund (GCF) is open for business, and Caribbean countries are hoping that it will...