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PRESS RELEASE Following the launch of the Technical and Vocational, Education and Training (TVET) Enhancement Project, the Ministry of Education in collaboration with the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), conducted a two-day workshop, which was designed to familiarize stakeholders within the various Ministries, Departments and Industries about TVET’s enhancement project.

TVET’s Enhancing Project Preparation Moves Forward With Two-Day Stakeholder Workshop

  PRESS RELEASE   Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): Financial stakeholders from the Caribbean region and further afield are presently attending the fourth edition of the Caribbean Forum at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort which was organized by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in collaboration with the Government of St. Kitts […]

IMF And St. Kitts and Nevis Put On Caribbean Forum ...

Bridgetown, Barbados Second edition of Proyecto Luz Amarilla – (Project Yellow Light), Campaign To Promote Road Safety In Latin America And The Caribbean through responsible driving A picture is worth a thousand words, and a video could possibly save a life. That’s the thinking behind the second annual staging of […]

CDB Partners With IDB To Launch Campaign To Promote Road ...

PRESS RELEASE   Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS):   Effective partnership between governments and private sector across the Caribbean are expected to grow with the establishment of a US$1.2 million Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Support Facility.   This was one of the outcomes of the recently held Annual Board of Governors’ Meeting […]

Caribbean Region To Benefit From Launch Of PPP Support Facility

PRESS RELEASE   Basseterre, St. Kitts,  (SKNIS):   A total of 30 persons have gathered at the Ocean Terrace Inn Conference room to partake in a 3- day forum called “Vybzing”, organized by the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in collaboration with the local Department of Youth.   “Vybzing”, a CDB […]

Vybzing Forum Links Youth Creativity And Entrepreneurship

Bridgetown, Barbados, January 24, 2014 International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) to support public-private partnerships that are crucial to building better infrastructure in the Caribbean. Well-structured public-private partnerships — agreements between governments and […]

IFC and CDB Join Forces to Support Infrastructure PPPs in ...

By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is a Consultant, Senior Research Fellow at London University and former Caribbean Dipomat)   In a commentary on the statement by St Lucia Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony that there is a grave economic crisis gnawing away at Caribbean countries and “governments are busy […]

Addressing The Caribbean’s “grave economic crisis”

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, Monday September 16, 2013 – Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said the resignation of Ian Brunton, the chief executive of the regional airline, LIAT, has come at a most crucial time, but “nobody is indispensible”. Gonsalves, who is chair of the shareholder governments of the airline, said the […]

Liat CEO Resigns

PRESS RELEASE The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has launched a USD 23.5 million dollar fund which will provide grants to vulnerable communities for community-based disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation demonstration projects. The Community Disaster Risk Reduction Trust Fund (CDRRF) was established with joint financing from Canada’s Department of […]

CDB To Provide Grants for Community-based Disaster Risk Reduction and ...

PRESS RELEASE 27 February 2012 NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES OR TO US PERSONS OR OTHERWISE THAN TO PERSONS TO WHOM IT CAN LAWFULLY BE DISTRIBUTED Basseterre, St Kitts: The Government of St Kitts and Nevis today made an offer to exchange certain bonds and commercial […]


National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in collaboration with the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) under the programme “Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Management in OECS Countries”, will be organising a 3-Day training exercise, to commence on Tuesday, 21st February, in […]

Disaster Risk Management Exercise Targets Half Way Tree as Pilot ...

NEMA BULLETIN BOARD NOTICE DISASTER RISK REDUCTION INTERVENTION FOR HALF WAY TREE COMMUNITY All Residents of Half Way Tree are specially invited to an important Community Consultation on the establishment of an OECS/CDB funded project, to put into action a community-based first response system, which will be managed through stakeholder […]