Monday, November 19, 2018
The Department of Fisheries has expressed grave concern about the discovery of two dead turtles this week on Vigie beach. The turtles are believed to have been mauled by stray dogs, the department’s Communications and Information Officer, Yvonne Edwin, told...
PRESS RELEASE: Barbados, June 28, 2018 (CDEMA) – The Sixth (6th) Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction was held in Cartagena, Colombia from the 20th-22nd June 2018 and brought together representatives from governments, inter-governmental organizations, non-governmental organizations, parliamentarians and leaders. This year’s...
PRESS RELEASE: The Government of Saint Lucia joins over a hundred countries, civil society organizations, private sector and intergovernmental organizations in Da Nang, Viet Nam, from June 27th to 29th for the Sixth Global Environment Facility (GEF) Assembly. The GEF...
PRESS RELEASE: Taiwan Embassy hosted a function on June 26 to pledge continued support to the Soufriere Hummingbird Beach Park Project. Ambassador Douglas Shen presented a check for the project’s second phase funding to Hon. Herod Stanislaus, Minister in the...
PRESS RELEASE: Castries, Saint Lucia, 25th June- The Government of Saint Lucia has signaled its intent to ratify the Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol (KP). As Party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), which...
Sky News:-  A record has been set for the hottest day of the year - the third in as many days. Porthmadog in north west Wales reached 31.9C (89.4F) on Wednesday afternoon, beating Tuesday's record of 30.7C (87.2F) in Rostherne in...
Sky News:-  Commuters have been warned to expect travel disruption as the UK's "extreme" heat continues following the hottest day of the year. Temperatures reached 30.1C (86F) in parts of the country on Monday, with forecasters predicting the mercury will rise...
Sky News:-  "Mindless" vandals have killed 120,000 bees after destroying two hives. The perpetrators climbed over a 9ft-high fence and demolished the hives in Hepburn, Northumberland, sometime between 22 and 27 May. Owner Steve Cattanach, who has been a passionate beekeeper for...
PRESS RELEASE: Castries, Saint Lucia, June 25, 2018 – The Department of Infrastructure is once again appealing to property owners around the island, to cut or trim hedges and fruit trees on their lands which encroach on public roads,...
PRESS RELEASE: Castries, Saint Lucia, 25th June. Following an intense one-year consultation process, the Cabinet of Ministers approves Saint Lucia’s National Adaptation Plan (NAP) 2018-2028; Sectoral Adaptation Strategy and Action Plan for Water (Water SASAP) 2018-2028; Sectoral Adaptation Strategy...