BVI Seeks UN Support On Climate Resilient Transportation Infrastructure

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 3:41pm

The British Virgin Islands has sought United Nations (UN) support for the climate resilience of its airports and seaports at a regional workshop in Bridgetown, Barbados.

Premier Smith And Clinton Foundation Discuss Climate Change

Monday, 27 November 2017 - 9:51am

During his visit to the CARICOM-UN High-Level Pledging Conference in New York, Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, discussed the prospects for cooperation between the BVI and Clinton Foundation on climate change.

Premier Appeals To United Nations For Assistance To Rebuild The BVI

Monday, 27 November 2017 - 9:38am

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE during his presentation at the United Nations (UN) High Level Pledging Conference in New York last week, appealed to members of the International Donors Community and Member States of the UN for financial assistance to support the Territory’s plans to rebuild the BVI as a Climate Resilient destination. 

Residents Reminded To Reduce Carbon Footprint

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - 6:09pm

Residents in the British Virgin Islands are reminded to take measures, wherever possible, to reduce their carbon footprint and reduce global warming. 

iLand Resilience Drainage Project Helps Save Road In Flood

Tuesday, 29 August 2017 - 3:18pm

Community residents have credited the drainage project financed under the iLAND Resilience Climate Change Project with saving the lower section of Cane Garden Bay Road during the recent flood of August 7. 

Virgin Islands Climate Change Trust Fund Board Installed

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 - 4:43pm

The First Board of Trustees of the Virgin Islands Climate Change Trust Fund was officially installed yesterday July 17.

Remarks By Honourable Pickering - The Virgin Islands Must Act To Protect Against Threats Of Climate Change

Monday, 17 July 2017 - 4:07pm

There are milestones in the development of any country,and there are turning points that determine the destiny of a place under shifting circumstances.

Public Invited To Comment On Applicants For VI Climate Change Board

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - 11:27am

The public is invited to comment on the suitability of the applicants nominated to represent an academic or research organisation on the Climate Change Trust Fund Board.

Sargassum Seaweed Returns: Teamwork Needed

Tuesday, 9 May 2017 - 4:02pm

The seasonal floating weed, known as Sargassum Seaweed has returned and has increased in indefinite amounts.

Full Support Behind Road Town Hydrology Study

Friday, 5 May 2017 - 1:19pm

On behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands, I welcome you here today, as we launch this Hydrology Study, to assess the Territory’s vulnerability to the risks associated with flooding.

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