Final Day Of Un Ocean Conference In Lisbon Portugal

Friday, 1 July 2022 - 2:30pm

Today was the final day of the UN Ocean Conference and it presented the opportunity for the Virgin Islands to join the discussion at the Global Island Partnership (GILSPA) Presentation. The event was titled: "Weathering Governance Uncertainty of Large-Scale Conservation Projects – A Leader Perspective to the Dialogue”.

Premier Wheatley Welcomes Support From C-24, UK and Caribbean Region

Wednesday, 22 June 2022 - 7:53am

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has welcomed assistance from the United Kingdom (UK) and Caribbean region in in building the Virgin Islands into a model democracy.

Premier Wheatley Pledges Cooperation on Sustainable Development

Friday, 17 June 2022 - 5:11pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has pledged his administration’s assistance to Overseas Territories (OTs) seeking United Nations support for sustainable development.

British Virgin Islands London Office 20th Anniversary Logo Launched

Tuesday, 17 May 2022 - 10:55am

The British Virgin Islands London Office (BVI London Office) is delighted to present the 20th anniversary logo to the public as the office celebrates 20 years since its establishment in 2002.

BVI Takes Action To Ensure Compliance With Russia Sanctions

Wednesday, 11 May 2022 - 12:13pm

The Virgin Islands is taking all requisite steps to ensure that it adheres to its international obligations as an Overseas Territory of the United Kingdom.

Revised - BVI London Office Commemorates 20 Years of Diplomatic Service

Monday, 21 March 2022 - 2:05pm

British Virgin Islands London Office commemorates 20 years of diplomatic service and the establishment of the Territory’s first mission at BVI House in London

The Government of the Virgin Islands Expresses Concern Over the Conflict Between Ukraine and Russia

Monday, 28 February 2022 - 4:33pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands continues to monitor, with immense concern, the situation in Europe in regards to the ongoing conflict involving Ukraine and Russia and the global community, which situation continues to evolve and escalate.

Statement by Governor Rankin On Russia’s Attack On Ukraine

Monday, 28 February 2022 - 4:23pm

Russia's assault on Ukraine is an unprecedented, premediated attack against a sovereign democratic state.  We must all stand united in condemning the Russian Government's reprehensible actions, which are a fundamental violation of international law and the UN Charter.

Virgin Islands and United Nations Development Programme Extend Memorandum of Understanding to 2023

Friday, 17 December 2021 - 9:31am

Premier and Minister Hon. Andrew A. Fahie and United Nations (UN) Assistant Secretary-General Mr. Luis Felipe Lopez-Calva have agreed to extend the Virgin Islands (VI)-United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation (MOU) until November 2023. The MOU provides for UNDP support to the VI regarding sustainable development, COVID-19 recovery, blue economy and disaster risk reduction.

Premier's Remarks at The United Nations Multi-Country Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework Signing Ceremony

Wednesday, 15 December 2021 - 3:15pm

My dear friend, Mr. Didier Trebucq, UN Resident Coordinator for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean;

Regional heads of UN agencies present;

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