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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Earthquake In Grenada

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada  – An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.8 rattled Grenada on Saturday, but there were no reports of injuries or damages. The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the University of the West Indies (UWI) said that the quake occurred at 7:07 pm (local time) at a depth of 10 kilometres. It […]

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An Ultimatum for the Caribbean to Pull Its Head Out of the Sand

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad – The pores, on my skin, began to rise as the voices of climate activists chanting “The people got the power, tell me can you feel it,” blasted through my headphones. Images of defiant demonstrators, modern-day renegades in disguise, flashed across the screen as I watched a video of the Ende Gelände organised […]

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An Ultimatum for the Caribbean to Pull Its Head Out of the Sand

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad – The pores, on my skin, began to rise as the voices of climate activists chanting “The people got the power, tell me can you feel it,” blasted through my headphones. Images of defiant demonstrators, modern-day renegades in disguise, flashed across the screen as I watched a video of the Ende Gelände organised […]

CDB Boosts Climate Adaptation and Capacity-building Projects

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica  – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) increased its capacity-building work in the Region in 2015, focusing on climate adaptation, renewable energy, public sanitation, environmental awareness and sustainability programmes. In this regard, financing was provided to help Haiti improve its population’s access to sanitation services. The Bank is also collaborating with the National […]

WHO Study Points to Rising Levels of Air Pollution in Many of the World’s Poorest Cities

GENEVA, Switzerland — More than 80 per cent of people living in urban areas that monitor air pollution are exposed to air quality levels that exceed the World Health Organisation (WHO) limits. While all regions of the world are affected, populations in low-income cities are the most impacted. According to the latest urban air quality […]