Saturday, February 23, 2019

Environment

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Saint Lucian media come out in support of Climate Change action despite inclement weather.

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries, Saint Lucia, June 27 2017 – On Sunday June 25, the Department of Sustainable Development in collaboration with the National Adaptation Plan Global Network (NAP-GN), hosted a...
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Vector Awareness Week Ends

GIS:-The Observance Directs Energies Toward the Reduction of Vectors During the Rainy Season. The Ministry of Health will conclude the observance of Vector Awareness Week on Sunday. The annual observance is...

Electric vehicles inefficient way to reduce CO2 emissions: study

(AFP) - Subsidizing the purchase of electric cars in Canada is an inefficient way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that is not cost effective, according to a Montreal Economic...
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Climate Diplomacy Week Opinion Editorial

PRESS RELEASE:-By Ambassador Daniela Tramacere, Head of the European Union Delegation to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS, and CARICOM/CARIFORUM As we approach the start of the 2017 edition of...
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OECS agricultural revolution underway

GIS:-Member States Collaborate for Regional and International Trade. The agriculture sector in OECS member states is on the brink of a new era in collaborative production for regional and international...

SRDF Upholds Commitment to Visitor Safety at Gros Piton Nature Trail

PRESS RELEASE:-Soufriere, St. Lucia – On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017, the Soufriere Regional Development Foundation (SRDF) carried out a trail maintenance assessment exercise at the Gros Piton Nature Trail...
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CATS program to protect Caribbean ecosystems

GIS:-The Program Aims to Manage Natural Resources and Build Resilience to Climate Change. The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is aiming to reduce pollution and restore the health of Caribbean...
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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...
The SLHTA’s Virtual Agricultural Clearing House (VACH) recently honored as a finalist in the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association’s 2017 CHIEF Awards

SLHTA’s Virtual Agricultural Clearing House Honored for its work in Supporting Agri-Tourism Linkages

PRESS RELEASE:-The SLHTA’s Virtual Agricultural Clearing House (VACH) was recently honored as a finalist in the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association’s 2017 CHIEF Awards. The CHTA’s Caribbean Hospitality Industry...
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Conservation Walkabout

PRESS RELEASE:-“Connecting People to Nature” The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) is gearing up to host a “Conservation Walkabout” on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at the Pigeon Island National Trust...