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Tag Archives: Barbuda

  1. European Commission’s Frans Timmermans travels to Antigua & Barbuda for climate talks

    In the run up to COP26 Climate Change meeting in Glasgow, European Commission, Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans is visiting to Antigua and Barbuda, until 22nd September, for talks with Prime Minister Gaston Browne, who currently chairs the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS). The EU and AOSIS are long-standing partners in international climate negotiations, and […]

    September 19, 2021NatureNo comments
  2. HID Global Civil Registry Solution Advances Antigua and Barbuda’s Transformation to a Digital Society

    HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that Antigua and Barbuda has deployed HID® Integrale™ for CRVS to modernize the country’s civil registry system. The solution helps the country embark on a digital transformation by enabling the secure registration and reporting of life events of residents and visitors, and offers a […]

    March 22, 2021TechnologyNo comments
  3. GODDARD ENTERPRISES AND STAFF ASSIST WITH HURRICANE RELIEF

    Employees of Goddard Enterprises Ltd. (GEL) around the region have pulled out all the stops to assist colleagues and others in the Caribbean who have been hit by the passage of recent hurricanes Irma and Maria. “I really want to commend the staff because though many of them had personal damage to their homes and […]

    September 26, 2017Business, FeaturedNo comments
  4. USAID OFFICIALS ON THE GROUND IN ANTIGUA & BARBUDA

    Officials from the United States Agency for International Development’s Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA) have joined forces with Antigua and Barbuda’s National Office of Disaster Services, to assist persons who have been displaced following the horrific passage of Hurricane Irma. A five-person Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) has been deployed to the storm-ravaged […]

    September 18, 2017NatureNo comments
  5. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in Barbados to visit Anguilla & BVI

    British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson flew into Barbados late yesterday, and transferred to a military flight directly up to Anguilla. Later this morning, the former Mayor of London will visit the British Virgin Islands before returning to the UK. He will meet Governors of the affected Territories and others who are leading the recovery work, […]

    September 13, 2017Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  6. USAID LENDING ASSISTANCE TO STORM-RAVAGED BARBUDA

    The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development’s Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA), is providing assistance to the Government and people of Antigua and Barbuda following the recent passage of Hurricane Irma. Working in partnership with Antigua and Barbuda’s Red Cross, the United States Government will provide US$100,000 in […]

    September 13, 2017NatureNo comments
  7. ‘Shifting Rainy Season Wreaks Havoc on Barbuda’s Crops’ By Desmond Brown

    Water rationing has become a way of life for the 1,800 residents of the tiny island of Barbuda, which has been experiencing prolonged dry periods, especially in the Highlands area near the main agricultural lands. Marine biologist John Mussington told IPS the problem is that the wet period has shifted from the traditional July to […]

    March 21, 2014NatureNo comments