This EU funded project initiates an Alliance with the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica and the Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce which is based in Trinidad and Tobago.

The objective of the project is to build private sector capacity in environmental and energy management order to promote a successful regional and national collaborative approach to efficient energy consumption reduced environmental impacts

About the PSOJ/CAIC/EU Funded Project

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Earth Today | J’can On Maiden Voyage In Service To Global Climate Convention

A Jamaican woman has been appointed to serve the Bureau of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).   UnaMay Gordon, principal director of the Climate Change Division, is now one of two representatives from the Group of Latin America and the Caribbean (GRULAC), of which […]

NWA Wins Energy Competition

The National Works Agency (NWA) has copped the number-one spot in the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica’s (PCJ) Government of Jamaica Energy Champion Competition, winning $1 million.   eGov Jamaica Limited took second place and won a $650,000 prize package, while the Ministry of Finance and Public Service placed third, winning $350,000.   Launched in September […]

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Dominica Lost Almost All Its GDP Due To Climate Change, Says World Bank

December 3, 2015           ROSEAU, Dominica – Tropical Storm Erika wiped out 90 per cent of Dominica’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to the rapid damage and impact assessment conducted by the island’s government in collaboration with the World Bank, United Nations, and other development partners with funding support from the […]

The Bahamas Could Vanish if Urgent Action is not Taken to Reverse Climate Change

December 2, 2015           PARIS, France, CNS – The postcards portray sand, sea and sun. The Bahamas is a coral-based archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, comprising 700 islands and cays that range from uninhabited to resort-packed. The northernmost, Grand Bahama, and Paradise Island, home to the sprawling Atlantis resort, are among […]

Pushing the Caribbean Agenda in Paris – St Kitts-Nevis PM makes Impassioned Plea at Climate Change Conference

December 1, 2015           PARIS, France (CMC) – St Kitts-Nevis Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris has called on the international community to “negotiate and agree a legally-binding agreement with ambitious emission reduction targets”. Addressing the 21st Conference of the Parties of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Harris reiterated […]