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Chanting for Climate Change – Climate Change artistes to hit Mobay for Pre Earth Day extravaganza By Avia Ustanny, Journalist Kingston, Jamaica Twenty one popular and upcoming artistes will hit Montego Bay next Thursday (April 19) to take part in two days of activities being organised by key environmental agencies […]

Chanting for Climate Change


Effects of Storm Damage on coast and roads
GEF (Global Environmental Facility) Small Grants Programme Five communities in Jamaica – Glengoffe, Bunkers Hill, Woodford, Cascade and the Portland Bight area – are on the way to making sure that they can deal with the anticipated impacts of climate change such as stronger hurricanes, flooding and drought. This is […]

Five Jamaican Communities Adapting to Climate Change


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By Ana Scarlette, freelance writer  Kingston (Panos) – SIX Caribbean islands have now endorsed the controversial Copenhagen Accord, a key outcome of the 15th United Nations climate change conference held in Denmark last December. They include Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, the Bahamas, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, and Jamaica.

Six Caribbean Countries Endorse Copenhagen Accord – Setting the stage ...