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Beryl continues to strengthen

Hurricane Beryl continues to strengthen and is expected to still be a hurricane when it reaches the Lesser Antilles late Sunday or early Monday, the Saint Lucia Meteorological Services...

Countries with the highest pollution deaths, mortality rates

(AP) — Increasing pollution worldwide is proving deadlier than war, natural disasters or smoking, according to a new report published in the Lancet medical journal. Based largely on 2015...
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Latin American, Caribbean climate talks

GIS:-STATE EXPERTS MEET TO ENHANCE THE AGENDA FOR SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES. Experts from Latin America and the Caribbean are in Saint Lucia to attend a four-day sustainable development workshop...

Barbados PM urges joint approach in dealing with Sargassum

Barbados Prime Minister, Mia Mottley, has suggested a joint regional approach towards dealing with the problem of Sargassum buildup in several states, in an address Monday to the opening...

Anger builds over pollution in New Delhi

(AP)-NEW DELHI — As thick smog crept over India’s capital this past week and smudged landmarks from view, Nikunj Pandey could feel his eyes and throat burning. Pandey stopped doing...
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Over 20 NGOs express concern over proposed captive Dolphin Facility in Saint Lucia

Press Release: On behalf of Marine Connection and the undersigned animal welfare and conservation organizations, the scientific community, and concerned individuals worldwide, expressing our concern over the proposal to...

Guyana: Ban on plastic coming

Guyana Chronicle:-  A DOCUMENT proposing a ban on single-use plastic will be placed before Cabinet for consideration, Minister of State Joseph Harmon disclosed on Monday during an event to mark...
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Caribbean discusses SDGs

GIS:-Officials Say the Involvement of Key Stakeholders in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals is Key. A recent workshop on the performance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Caribbean analyzed...
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PMA implements new project

GIS: The Project Utilized Technology for the Demarcation of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Piton Management Area (PMA) recently hosted the closing ceremony for the UNESCO Participation Project. On Nov. 1,...
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Tropical Storm Warning in Effect for St. Lucia as Matthew Nears

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER UPDATE SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- LOCATION...13.4N 60.7W ABOUT 35 MI...55 KM SE OF ST. LUCIA ABOUT 35 MI...55 KM ENE OF ST. VINCENT MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...60 MPH...95 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...W...