Enviroment

Groups want to phase out highly toxic Mercury chemical from Antigua and Barbuda

Four non-profit organisations in Antigua and Barbuda have embarked on an ambitious campaign to reduce and phase out mercury in the country. Mercury is...

Group calls for international investigation into the ‘destruction’ of a listed habitat on Barbuda

On 9/12/2020 the Global Legal Action Network (GLAN) has called for an international investigation into the destruction of a listed habitat on the island...

Antigua and Barbuda gets help from Japan to fight seaweed

Antigua and Barbuda’s annual fight to control the invasive sargassum seaweed has received a shot in the arm from the government of Japan. The Japanese...

Green Barbuda Electricity Project Implementation Proceeding

The Government of Antigua and Barbuda is collaborating with the Government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and other partners in implementing an innovative...

Antigua To Conduct Nationwide Renewable Energy Survey

The Department of Environment (DOE) on behalf of the Government of Antigua and Barbuda will be undertaking a nationwide household survey in an effort...

Operation Derelict resumes in Bolans

Operation Derelict resumed in Bolans on Oct. 13 after they begun in Old Road in February of this year but was stalled due to...

The UK Government is providing EC$10.17 million in grant funding to increase the resilience...

Today, the UK government was pleased to participate in a public consultation exercise for the Barbuda Energy Resilience Project which forms part of the...

Land Owners In Proposed Protected Area Asked To Make Contact

As part of the country's aim to reach its national environmental goals, the Department of Environment is proposing the establishment of a new terrestrial protected...