Tag Archives: Impact

Deforestation In SVG Has Negative Impact On Marine Habitats

Lystra Culzac, Communication officer in the South Coast Marine Management Programme (SCMMP) says that deforestation is wreaking havoc with the marine environment. Culzac, while discussing the issue of Marine Management, on NBC Radio’s “Views on Issues” Programme, said that the recent storms that affected this country have highlighted the issue of deforestation and it needs… Continue Reading →

National School Feeding Programme Among The OECS To Have A Positive Impact

St. Vincent and the Grenadines and other countries of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States, OECS, will see a phased introduction of the OECS Agricultural Plan of Action, in the upcoming months. Word of this came from Director General of the OECS Commission, Dr. Didicus Jules, as he addressed the Closing News Conference, following the… Continue Reading →

The Ministry of Education Wants Numeracy Week To Have An Impact In Improving Students Approach To Maths

Officials in the Ministry of Education say they would like to see an improvement in the way Mathematics is taught in schools. As a result the Ministry of Education has designated March 2nd to 13th as Numeracy Week. As part of the activities a Radio Discussion Program was held yesterday focusing on the State of… Continue Reading →

Forestry Department Says Global Warming Has An Impact On The Dry Season Patterns Here

The Forestry Department in the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries said the effects of global warming is influencing the seasonal patterns of the dry season in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Director of Forestry, Fitzgerald Providence, said while the traditional dry season runs from November 1st to June 1st, there have been instances of… Continue Reading →