Saturday, January 29, 2022

Enviroment

Geomapping of the Cooks Landfill under the Vetiver Grass Project

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Ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA) is a strategy for adapting to climate change that harness nature-based solutions and ecosystem services. Vetiver grass and the Vetiver System...

PM says COP26 turned out to be just another public relations exercise

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COP turned out primarily to be a public relations exercise for a number of leaders, and the type of ambitious commitments that we require...

Antigua PM welcomes UAE’s billion-dollar help for small islands

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Developing islands in the Caribbean are set to benefit from a billion-dollar investment from the United Arab Emirates (UAE). While Caricom chair and Prime Minister...

Plastic Waste Free Antigua And Barbuda Pilot Windup

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Plastic Waste Free Antigua And Barbuda Pilot Windup:   The Ministry of Health, Wellness, and the Environment wishes to inform all participants of the Bottle Recycling...

Island nations seek a way to sue big polluters over climate change that could...

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Two island nations battling rising sea levels and extreme weather such as hurricanes are taking a step they hope will pave the way to...

AOSIS Ministers finalize COP26 Decisions

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As climate-vulnerable countries continue to push for meaningful outcomes from the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) taking place in Glasgow, Scotland, representatives of the...

UAE and IRENA Launch USD 1 billion Global Finance Platform to Accelerate Renewable Energy

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The United Arab Emirates and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) today announced the Energy Transition Accelerator Financing (ETAF) Platform, a new global climate finance...

PM Gaston Browne addresses COP26

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Antigua and Barbuda and other Small Islands Citizens are at Risk: End Fossil Fuel...

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For generations, fossil fuels (oil, coal, and natural gas) have formed the backbone of our energy systems and global economy —as we rely on...

PM Gaston Browne at Round Table on Action and Solidarity chaired by Prime Minister...

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COP Presidency Event: ‘Action and Solidarity - the Critical Decade’   Statement to by the Honourable Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda and Chair of the Alliance...

PM Browne addresses World Leaders Summit at CoP26

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COP26 WORLD LEADERS’ SUMMIT 2021   Statement to by the Honourable Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda and Chair of the Alliance of Small Island States November 1,...

Browne: Failure of G20 to agree strong climate change response leaves much to do...

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IRISH TIMES: Gaston Browne, prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda, blamed the influence of powerful private-sector interests for the G20’s failure to come up...

Marine Pollution; The New Epidemic

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Relevant stakeholders must take immediate action to combat marine pollution in the Caribbean to shift the OECS Member States to a Circular and Blue...