Tag Archives: Response

Forestry Programme Closes One Year Emergency Assistance Response Project

The Ministry of Agriculture will bring to a close the 1 year Emergency Assistance Response Project, funded through the Food and Agriculture Organization, to assist farmers affected by the December 2013 adverse weather system. A release from the Ministry says the project consisted of a number of programs, with the general objective of providing assistance… Continue Reading →

Cecil McKie Disaster Response

Minister of Tourism, Cecil McKie, has hailed the government’s foresight in putting the necessary mechanisms in place to mitigate the effects of natural disasters. His commendation came during his contribution to last week’s debate on the 2014 Supplementary Estimates in the House of Assembly. In tabling the bill, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Dr…. Continue Reading →