Ambassador of Mexico presents  Letters of Credentials in Grenada

Ambassador of Mexico presents Letters of Credentials in Grenada

The Ambassador of Mexico to the Eastern Caribbean States, His Excellency Oscar Arturo Esparza Vargas, presented this morning his Letters of Credence to Her Excellency Dr. Dame Cecil La Grenada, Governor General of Grenada. During the Ceremony, Ambassador Esparza, conveyed the compliments, as well as the message of friendship, prosperity and wellbeing of the President(…)

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Caribbean Needs “Urgent Access” to Finance to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals-PM Mitchell

Caribbean Needs “Urgent Access” to Finance to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals-PM Mitchell

Chairman of the World’s Small Island Developing states, Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr.Keith Mitchell, is insisting that Caribbean countries need “urgent access to financing” if they are to achieve Sustainable Development Goals. Prime Minister Mitchell has also echoed concerns that the process for Caribbean countries to get resources such as the Green Climate Fund can be(…)

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Countries in the Region Call for Bolstering Commitment to Sustainability and Strengthened National Statistics Systems

Countries in the Region Call for Bolstering Commitment to Sustainability and Strengthened National Statistics Systems

The ninth meeting of the Statistical Conference of the Americas concluded on Thursday in the city of Aguascalientes, Mexico. (November 17, 2017) The countries participating in the ninth meeting of the Statistical Conference of the Americas of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), held in Mexico, urged governments of the region(…)

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Jamaican Company Presents on Island Vulnerability at Global Climate Impacts Conference in Germany

Jamaican Company Presents on Island Vulnerability at Global Climate Impacts Conference in Germany

Kingston, Jamaica. November 16, 2017. Jamaican based development communications entity, CHANGE Communications Limited, was recently selected by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research to present at its Impacts World Conference in Germany. CHANGE Communications Limited which was represented by Managing Director, Indi Mclymont-Lafayette and Creative Director, Ava-Gail Gardiner, presided over a workshop session on(…)

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Reducing Grenada’s Poultry Import Bill

Reducing Grenada’s Poultry Import Bill

ST. GEORGE, GRENADA, NOV. 16, 2017 – The Government of Grenada will announce plans in the upcoming budget, to reduce this country’s huge poultry import bill. During the November 5 endorsement of Sen. Pamela Moses, as the candidate for St. Patrick East, Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Dr. the Rt. Hon Keith Mitchell, said(…)

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Engaging Political Parties

Engaging Political Parties

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, NOV. 16, 2017: Lady Avril Anande Trotman-Joseph, Chairman of the Integrity Commission of Grenada, announced that Grenada’s anti-corruption system has been recognized as a regional best practice. She made the announcement during an address to the second Educational Outreach Seminar, for political parties, at the Kirani James Athletic Stadium, on November 10,(…)

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Ministers of Agriculture of the Americas Applaud the Achievements of Victor Villalobos at the Helm of IICA

Ministers of Agriculture of the Americas Applaud the Achievements of Victor Villalobos at the Helm of IICA

Villalobos recently discussed the results of his two terms as Director General to a gathering in Costa Rica of 32 delegations from the region’s ministries of agriculture. San Jose, November 1st 2017 (IICA). The ministers of agriculture of the countries of the Americas endorsed the achievements of the Director General of the Inter-American Institute for(…)

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GNAB Prepares for SGU & TAMCC’s Accreditation Process

GNAB Prepares for SGU & TAMCC’s Accreditation Process

AccreditationST. GEORGE, GRENADA, OCT. 30, 2017:  As part of its mandate to accredit current and future tertiary institutions in Grenada, the Grenada National Accreditation Board (GNAB) hosted an Evaluators Training Workshop from Oct. 18 to 20, 2017, at the Kirani James Athletic Stadium. The Grenada National Accreditation Board, which began operations in 2014, is making steady progress(…)

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Dominica Need Immediate Food Production

Dominica Need Immediate Food Production

Restoration of Immediate Food Production Needed for Dominica’s Rural Population as Country Tries to Recover After the Impact of Hurricane Maria 26 October 2017, Bridgetown, Barbados: Dominica’s food production requires immediate restoration as a result of widespread devastation to agriculture and fisheries caused by Hurricane Maria last month. The country suffered the most damage from(…)

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Fourth Mexico-CARICOM Summit Emphasises Strong Cooperation and Promising Future.

Fourth Mexico-CARICOM Summit Emphasises Strong Cooperation and Promising Future.

The Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community and Mexico gathered in Belize City, Belize, to hold the Fourth Mexico-CARICOM Summit earlier this week. The participating countries voiced their commitment to strengthening ties between CARICOM and Mexico and their dedication to integrated regional development and economic prosperity. The President of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, reiterated(…)

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