Barbados??? geographic location makes this island an ideal transition training ground for athletes who are preparing for the 2016 Olympics in Rio, Brazil.
As government presses ahead with its greening initiatives, The Global Climate Fund is expected to provide the financial support to drive these investments.
The path towards renewable energy adoption in the Caribbean has been defined with the Caribbean Sustainable Energy Road Map and Strategy (C-SERMS); and Energy Minister, Senator Darcy Boyce believes that the framework will serve to finally make alternative energy a regional mainstay.
Faced with projected economic losses in the region of between five and 30 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP) annually, a government minister is calling for a more humane approach for middle income countries to access grant and concessionary financing for climate change.
The slow walk to freedom by South Africa???s great leader and freedom fighter, Nelson Mandela, was remembered by Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, as he addressed the ground breaking ceremony…
All new schools constructed in Barbados will have a purpose-built aspect to allow them to be used as shelters.
The Historic Garrison area is about to take on even more historical significance when at least 200 ft of the Garrison Tunnels are open to heritage lovers for tours in the future.
Community-based organisations may now access funding for environmental projects from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), through the United Nations Development Programme.
The principals of the CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) have pledged to continue to assist disadvantaged countries, regions and sectors of CARICOM to??participate in the CARICOM Single Market and Economy and to build confidence in the institution.
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