Environment

Chastanet wants action for developing nations at COP 22

Press Release:-The devastating impact that natural disasters have on the Caribbean was underscored by Prime Minister Honourable Allen M. Chastanet as he addressed the 22nd session of the Conference...
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Mangrove Discovery Week Kicks off Today

The Saint Lucia National Trust along with The Nature Conservancy (TNC), the Departments of Forestry and Fisheries, PCI Media Impact, ECO South Tours, the Au Picon Charcoal and Agricultural...

OECS Celebrates Paris Climate Change Agreement

Press Release:-Friday, November 4, 2016 — The OECS Commission celebrates the entry into force of the historic Paris Climate Change Agreement today, November 4, 2016. Parties to the United Nations...

Babonneau tree planting exercise ends

The fourth phase of a  tree planting  exercise organized by the Babonneau Youth Synergy ended yesterday. The event was organized as part of the group's continuing efforts at river bank...

Babonneau Youth Synergy does clean up

Babonneau Youth Synergy today took part in a clean up of the Fond Assau river. About fifteen members of the group participated with the help of members of the Babonneau...

Record heat experienced in September

Record heat was experienced in Saint Lucia last month, the Saint Lucia Meteorological Services reported today. In a statement to the Times, a Met Office office official disclosed that a...

UNEP Funds Solid Waste Management Strategy for Saint Lucia

Press Release:-The Saint Lucia Solid Waste Management Authority (SLSWMA) through a small scale funding Assistance (SSFA) from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is seeking to develop a Strategy...

U.S. Embassy Hosts Citizen Science and Climate Change Program (St. Lucia)

Press Release:-The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States is pleased to host Dr. Gillian Bowser, research scientist at Colorado State University,...
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Montserrat Volcano Observatory Renews Contract with the UWI for Monitoring and Research

The UWI Regional Headquarters Jamaica. 07 October 2016 – The University of the West Indies (The UWI) has entered a renewed contract with the Government of Montserrat to provide...
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EU and Caribbean forge new partnership on sustainable energy

The transition to clean, affordable and efficient modern energy services in the Caribbean region is the focus of the landmark two-day “EU-Caribbean Sustainable Energy Conference”.   The conference provided the...