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A Canadian Relief Committee Is To Donate $38,000 To The Lions Club South

A cheque amounting to 38-thousand Canadian dollars will be handed over to the Lions Club St. Vincent South for the construction of a home for a family affected by the December 2013 floods. Consul General to Canada, Fitzgerald Huggins representing the SVG Ad hoc Relief Committee in Toronto compromised of leaders of Vincentian Community groups… Continue Reading →

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves Has Raised Estimated $300,000,000 EC For Disaster Relief

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves says the Government has been able to secure significant resources to carry out a number of infrastructural projects in North Leeward, in the wake of the devastation caused by the floods of December 2013. The Prime Minister made the point, as he delivered the feature address at a ceremony held… Continue Reading →

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves Talk About Relief Houses

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has given the assurance that the houses being constructed for persons whose homes have been damaged or destroyed by the floods of December 2013 will be able to withstand high winds associated with adverse weather events. The Prime Minister gave the assurance as he delivered the feature address at the… Continue Reading →

Prime Minster On Disaster Aid

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said the government will welcome any form of assistance, which will contribute to the ongoing national rebuilding effort in the aftermath of the December 2013 floods. Speaking at a news conference on Wednesday, Dr. Gonsalves said this country received numerous pledges of assistance from regional and international agencies following the… Continue Reading →

HLDC Recovery Process Is Going Smoothly

The Housing and Land Development Corporation (HLDC) said the ongoing relief and recovery process is progressing smoothly. This follows the damage which was caused during the disaster on Christmas Eve into Christmas Day in December 2013. General Manager of the Housing and Land Development Corporation (HLDC), Elvis Charles said they have already commenced the distribution… Continue Reading →

Distribution Of Relief Items Is Going Smoothly

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said the process of distributing stoves, refrigerators and mattresses to victims of the December 24th floods, is progressing smoothly throughout the country. Speaking at a news conference yesterday, Dr. Gonsalves said the majority of affected areas have already been covered and assessors are in the process of assisting those who… Continue Reading →