Tag Archives: Caribbean Development Bank

Jackson – Public Policy Analysis and Management

The Public Policy Analysis and Management Training Programme currently being conducted here for Senior Public Officers is expected to result in behaviour change and improved efficiency in the Public Service. The point was made by Director General of Finance and Planning Edmund Jackson, as he delivered remarks at the opening session on Monday, saying it… Continue Reading →


Residents of Lauders were in a celebratory mood, following the official opening yesterday afternoon of the Lauders Community Road, which was constructed at a cost of 643-thousand dollars. The road was constructed by the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Caribbean Development Bank, through the Basic Needs Trust Fund, BNTF. Addressing yesterday… Continue Reading →

Basic Needs Trust Fund LAUNCH

The Basic Needs Trust Fund, BNTF, will launch its 9th Programme at a ceremony to be held at the NIS Conference Centre tomorrow. The ceremony will be held under the theme: Partnering Against Poverty and will hear remarks from Minister of Agriculture Forestry Fisheries Rural Transformation Industry and Labour, Saboto Ceasar, and Minister of Finance,… Continue Reading →


A team of officials from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) including its President Dr. William Warren Smith, along with the management of regional airline, LIAT, will be meeting here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines this Friday to hold discussions on the way forward for the airline in 2018. The agenda will include deliberations on… Continue Reading →


St. Vincent and the Grenadines is in the process of implementing a Volcano Ready Community Project. The UWI, Seismic Research Centre has recently accessed financing from the Caribbean Development Bank- CDB under the Community Disaster Risk Reduction Fund towards the project. According to a release from the Agency for Public Information, St. Vincent and the… Continue Reading →

CDB Working With The Ministry of Transport and Works On a Number of Projects

The Ministry of Transport and Works is working along with the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) to embark on a number of projects for this year. Word of this has come from Chief Engineer in the Ministry of Transport and Works Brent Bailey, who highlighted that these projects will include a number of bridges and roads…. Continue Reading →