Tag Archives: Management

IFRC Seeks To Strengthen Disaster Risk Management In SVG

The International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC) has pledged its continued support towards strengthening community resilience in countries of the region. Coordinator of the IFRC), Daniel Cott, gave the assurance while addressing today’s launch of a new Disaster Risk Reduction Program for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Mr. Cott said the main objective of… Continue Reading →

SusGren Reef Management Workshop

A three-day workshop entitled ‘Strengthening Reef Management Practices on the Grenada Bank’ will be held in Union Island from today. The Sustainable Grenadines Inc (SusGren) will host the workshop to mark the fifth anniversary of the Grenadines Network of Marine Protected Areas MPAs, which provides technical assistance, small grant funding and networking opportunities to MPA… Continue Reading →

Dr. Ralph Gonsalves On SVG’s Disaster Management

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has commended Local Community Groups and Organizations that have been making their contribution to improve Disaster Management in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The Prime Minister said the Red Cross; NEMO’s District Disaster Committees, as well as church based and other groups which provide voluntary services in disaster management at… Continue Reading →

SusGren Reef Management Workshop

A three-day workshop entitled ‘Strengthening Reef Management Practices on the Grenada Bank’ will be held next month in Union Island. The Sustainable Grenadines Inc (SusGren) will host the workshop to mark the fifth anniversary of the Grenadines Network of Marine Protected Areas MPAs, which provides technical assistance, small grant funding and networking opportunities to MPA… Continue Reading →

Devon Gardner On Good Energy Management

A regional energy official have disclosed that Good energy management begins with a reduction in the demand thorough energy efficiency implementations. Program Manager of Energy at the Caricom Secretariat Devon Gardner made the disclosure as he addressed the opening of a Regional Workshop on: Simulation Tools for Energy Efficiency in Caribbean Buildings here on Monday…. Continue Reading →

Issues Related To Enhanced Water Resource Management Are being addressed This Week At A Workshop Organized By SUSGREN

A team of experts from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NOAA of the USA are here to conduct the Workshop on water quality needs assessment and capacity building for the south coast marine conservation and the tobacco cays marine park. Speaking at Monday’s opening ceremony Dr. Cheryl Woodley of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration… Continue Reading →

SVG Hazardous Chemicals Trade Management Convention

A Trinidad based consultant in the management of hazardous chemicals said St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be afforded a number of benefits if it adopts the protocols of the Rotterdam Convention. Adopted on September 10th, 1998, the Rotterdam Convention is an international treaty designed to facilitate informed decision-making by countries with regard to trade… Continue Reading →