Sunday, February 24, 2019

Environment

Minister responsible for Sustainable Development prepares for COP 22

PRESS RELEASE:- Minister of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development, Dr. Gale T C Rigobert, on Wednesday 7th September, participated in a CARICOM Ministerial meeting in Grenada, in preparation...

Photo of the Day

PHOTO OF THE DAY. Taken on one of Babonneau Youth Synergy's tree planting days. Forest officer Mr. Patrick Charles is handing a plant to 2-yr-old Roxy Joseph to plant. That...
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Weather forecast for September 5, 2016

SLUMET:  A tropical wave is expected to continue to produce cloudiness, showers, gusty winds and thunderstorms mainly over the Leeward Islands during the next 24 hours. Forecast for Saint Lucia...
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Combating Black Sigatoka

The Black Sigatoka Management Project has declared successes in tackling the leaf spot disease, Black Sigatoka. Martin Satney, Manager of the Black Sigatoka Management Project, said the project was implemented...
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Environmentalists encouraged to consider CMS as conservation tool

Environmentalists were on Wednesday encouraged to seriously consider the Convention on Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) as a mechanism that can support Regional conservation objectives. The advice came from Dr. Thérèse Yarde, Project...
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Tropical Wave to Produce Showers and Thunderstorms Over Island Chain Today

SLUMET: A tropical wave located about 800 miles east of the Lesser Antilles is moving westward near 23 mph or 37 km/h. This system is expected to produce showers...

Millions of bees dead after South Carolina sprays for Zika mosquitoes

On Sunday morning, the South Carolina honey bees began to die in massive numbers. Death came suddenly to Dorchester County, S.C. Stressed insects tried to flee their nests, only to surrender in...

Civil Society advocates for better environmental standards

PRESS RELEASE:-Saint Lucia and the Commonwealth of Dominica are the only two Eastern Caribbean countries that have not yet signed on to the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Declaration...

AFD funds climate change adaptation

Officials from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) have signed an agreement to provide US$33,000,000 toward the financing of sustainable infrastructure projects in...
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Government & Civil Society Work to Strengthen Environmental Governance

Twenty-two (22) Signatory Countries and over 40 representatives of the public made significant progress at the 4th Meeting of the Negotiating Committee for a Regional Agreement on Access to...