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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Climate Change Dominates Opening Of 71st Session Of UN Assembly

NEW YORK — The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) kicked off on Tuesday here with more than 140 heads of state and government and a yearly tradition of speeches made to the 193 member states of the chief deliberative, policymaking and representative organ of the United Nations. This year marks the 71st session of the […]

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International Clean-up Day Working in the West

 Project manager at the Rotary Club of Lucea Mervin Spence says it appears that residents of Lucea and its environs are becoming more conscious about the need for a clean environment. “People are getting more educated about garbage and, speaking to the community, they are more passionate about keeping the community clean because they realise […]

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International Clean-up Day Working in the West

 Project manager at the Rotary Club of Lucea Mervin Spence says it appears that residents of Lucea and its environs are becoming more conscious about the need for a clean environment. “People are getting more educated about garbage and, speaking to the community, they are more passionate about keeping the community clean because they realise […]

US$8-m Grant to make Belize Energy Sector more Climate-resilient

WASHINGTON, USA (CMC) — Belize will strengthen the climate resilience of its energy sector as a result of a US$8-million grant from the Global Environment Facility (GEF). The funds were approved Tuesday by the World Bank Board of Directors. “A major concern we often grapple with is extreme weather. The impact of such events often […]

Climate Change Division Gets Green Light For GCF Capacity Support

Jamaica has received from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) for capacity-building support to the tune of US$300,000 for the Climate Change Division, acting as national designed authority (NDA) with the fund. The new boss at the division, Una May Gordon, made the revelation in an interview with The Gleaner earlier this week. “We are going […]