All about Climate change

Sir-Ronald-Sanders
By Edition On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Small states must insist on rights to climate change compensation

Caribbean small states should be readying themselves for a major joint push to make the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) a landmark occasion More...

H.E. Dennis MOSES
Minister for Foreign and CARICOM
Affairs of Trinidad & Tobago
By Edition On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Caribbean nations to UN: Extreme weather events leave no doubt climate change is real

NEW YORK - Trinidad and Tobago’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Dennis Moses, echoing other senior government officials throughout the General Assembly’s annual general debate, questioned how, after the spate More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 28th, 2017
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St Lucia PM: “Time is against us” on climate change

CASTRIES -– A Caribbean Community (CARICOM) prime minister has reiterated the call for developed countries to assist Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in their quest to combat the effects of climate change. The More...

Havana Cuba
By Edition On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Southern Cuba loses land to the Caribbean Sea due to climate change

HAVANA - The coasts of the south-central Cuban province of Sancti Spiritus are losing some 1.3 meters (4.265 ft) every year as a result of climate change, according to local environmental authorities. As a consequence, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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CDB grant to build regional capacity for climate forecasting

BRIDGETOWN - The board of directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved €773,000 in grant funding to enhance regional resilience to climate variability and change. The grant will be provided to More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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CTO and CDB to help region’s tourism sector combat impact of climate change

Region's tourism development agency to launch climate smart programme with €460,000 grant from Caribbean Development Bank. BRIDGETOWN - The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has received a €460,000 grant More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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President Trump’s Climate Change stance spells doom for small islands, experts warn

WASHINGTON - Acclaimed theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking believes that Donald Trump has taken “the most serious and wrong decision on climate change this world has seen”, and top scientists agree, especially More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Europe stands by Caribbean on climate funding

BRIDGETOWN - A senior European Union (EU) official in the Caribbean said Europe is ready to continue the global leadership on the fight against climate change, including helping the poor and vulnerable countries More...

CTO
By Edition On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
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Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association statement on climate change

MIAMI - The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), a federation of 32 private sector-led organizations throughout the Caribbean basin, reiterates its previous position to join with the nations throughout More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 1st, 2017
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Weather and climate

The climate change discussion is about changes in long-term averages of daily weather. To add to the confusing  "global warming" and  "climate change," are also used as interchangeable terms. Global warming describes More...