Lending Institutions Urged To Help Agri-Preneurs

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Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Food Fisheries and Water Resource Management, Manasseh King, is appealing to lending agencies to relax their requirements and give agri-preneurs a chance. He made this request last Wednesday while addressing the graduation and awards ceremony of the Youth Agri-Preneurship Incubator Programme at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. Mr. King pointed out that …

Concern Over Adaptation Fund Funding

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With the Caribbean still reeling from the destruction left behind by category five Hurricanes Irma and Maria, concerns have been raised about sourcing additional funds for the Adaptation Fund. These concerns were raised by Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of the Environment and Drainage, Nicole Taylor, as she addressed a Regional Workshop for Enhancing Knowledge on the Adaptation …