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News for Suriname

Japan and UNDP kick start US$15 million Caribbean climate change project

undp-climate-change-projectJanuary 29, 2016         BRIDGETOWN, Barbados,– The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched the US$15 million Japan-Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP), in line with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, to keep global warming below 2 degrees...

The Energy Dilemma Of The Caribbean In General And Of Haiti In Particular

The citizens of Suriname organized recently a demonstration against the hike in the price of electricity in the country; such hike was a condition sine qua non for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to continue budgeting support to the Bouterse government. A Caribbean energy summit (Caribbean Central America Energy Task Force) took...