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Invest SVG’s Rural Women Empowerment Project

Fifty women from Rural Communities are being involved in a project aimed at enhancing their ability to develop products for export to Regional and International markets. The Ministry of Agriculture is partnering with Invest SVG to carry out the project entitled “Rural Women’s Development and Empowerment” As part of the Project, the Women attended a… Continue Reading →

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 →

Fishermen Climate Change Project

The Fisheries Division in the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Transformation, Industry and Fisheries is currently preparing to embark on a Climate Change Adaptation project. This was revealed by Chief Fisheries Officer, Jennifer Cruickshank Howard during an interview with NBC News. Mrs. Cruickshank Howard said this program is being sponsored under the Global Environment Facility (GEF)… Continue Reading →

Juvenile Justice Reform Mentorship Project

The Ministry of National Mobilization says it is continuing to put programs in place to strengthen the implementation of the OECS Juvenile Justice Reform Project. This statement was made by Minister of National Mobilization, Frederick Stephenson during today’s opening of the first ever Youth Mentorship Conference, which is being hosted under the theme Mentoring Matters… Continue Reading →

$2,000,000 Loan Approved For The Argyle International Airport

The Barbados-based CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) has approved an additional 2-million EC dollar loan for the Argyle International Airport project. According to Caribbean News Now, the funding will be used to purchase equipment to establish a 218 kVa solar energy farm that will reduce electricity costs at the multi-million dollar facility. CDF’s CEO, Lorne McDonnough,… Continue Reading →