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;

Premier Pays Courtesy Call On Hertfordshire County Council Marks 10-Year Relationship

Thursday, 2 December 2021 - 12:36pm

Premier and Minster of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that his visit to the Hertfordshire County Council in the United Kingdom was successful.  Premier Fahie was speaking during a press conference on Friday, November 26.

Premier Fahie Meets With Minister For Overseas Territories

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 3:29pm

Premier of the Virgin Islands, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie met with Minister for Overseas Territories The Right Honourable Amanda Milling, MP.

Premier Fahie Concludes Day Two Of JMC Meeting

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 - 2:52pm

Today, Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie concluded day two of the Joint Ministerial Council meeting. 

Premier Fahie Attends First Day Of JMC Meeting

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 - 3:12pm

Today, Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie attended the first day of the Joint Ministerial Council meetings in London with the new Minister for Overseas Territories (OTs) The Right Honourable Amanda Milling, and Leaders from other OTs.

Premier Fahie Leads Delegation To Ukota

Monday, 15 November 2021 - 1:35pm

Today, Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie led a delegation to the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association (UKOTA).

BVI Says UK Should Not Pursue Colonial Path At UN

Thursday, 14 October 2021 - 4:48pm

Deputy Premier Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has told a meeting of the Fourth Committee (Special Political & Decolonization) at the 76th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York that the United Kingdom (UK) should not go further down the path of colonialism in the Virgin Islands as the UK Government prepares for the outcome of a UK backed-Commission of Inquiry on governance in the Territory.

Special Envoy Of The Premier Continues In Role Until December 2022

Tuesday, 28 September 2021 - 11:43am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is pleased to inform the public that Mr. Benito Wheatley will continue in his role as Special Envoy of the Premier until December 31, 2022. The extension was agreed by the Cabinet of the Virgin Islands on September 22, 2021.

BVI Receives Strong Backing At UN Decolonization Meeting

Wednesday, 30 June 2021 - 5:41pm

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has received strong backing by the United Nations (UN) Special Committee on Decolonization (C-24) regarding the self-governance of the Territory and its right to self-determination at the recently concluded session of the C-24 at UN Headquarters from 14th – 25th June 2021.