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UNDP Dominica State College

UNDP Delivers Roofing Materials to the Dominica State College

The Dominica State College suffered damage to 6 buildings at its Stockfarm Campus. Before Hurricane Maria, this college had enrolled close to 1400 students and...
USAID, Dominica

Relief Supplies from the United States Arrive in Dominica

A United States military cargo plane carrying a shipment of relief supplies landed on the Caribbean nation of Dominica on Friday, according to the US embassy in Barbados, the...
World Bank, Dominica

$65M for Dominica’s post-Hurricane Maria reconstruction

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors on Friday approved two emergency support operations totaling US$65 million for restoring agriculture livelihoods, strengthening resilience and...
SHAPE tips

Resilient Building Tips from Society for Historic Architectural Preservation and Enhancement...

Post Hurricane Maria there is heightened awareness of how we build Hurricane resilient buildings. We have unlearned our traditions in the way we build. In...

Range Developments undertakes clearing of Segment 12 of Waitukubuli National Trail

Range Developments – a local investment and hospitality company – has once again been at the forefront of efforts to revitalize areas of Dominica...
Clinton Global Initiative

President Bill Clinton praises IsraAID’s work in Dominica

Photo above: Former US President, Bill Clinton, in Dominica. (Photo credit: Norris Francois Jr) IsraAID’s program in Dominica received a special mention from former US...
UNDP development in Dominica

Bridging humanitarian needs with long-term development in Dominica

Six months ago, on 18 September 2017, Category 5 Hurricane Maria struck Dominica wreaking unimaginable disaster. Thirty-one people died, 33 more remain missing. Roads, bridges,...
Hibiscus Valley Inn

Trainee Cook Needed! – Hibiscus Valley Inn

Hibiscus Valley Inn is looking to hire a trainee cook for their night kitchen. This person must be willing to over-night at the guest...
Darrel Toulon and Friends

PMH receives donation from Darrel Toulon and Friends

The Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) received a donation of about €31,000, equivalent to XCD $99,000.00 from Darrel Toulon, a prominent Dominican based in Austria. The...

Clearing Segment 1 post Hurricane Maria

The Waitukubuli National Trail Management Unit extends warmest gratitude to Mr. Ibrahim Brohim (Sign Man) and Mr. Simon Walsh, the organizers of the trail-clearing...

Government announces extension of the waiver of Import Duty on Building...

PRESS RELEASE (Roseau, Dominica) - The Government of Dominica hereby informs the general public that Cabinet has approved an extension of the waiver of import...
Peebles Park, Dominica

Major upgrade to Peebles Park part of Tourism Ministry’s short term...

Project Officer in the Ministry of Tourism and Urban Renewal, Daryl Titre, has revealed that an upgrade to the Peebles Park forms part of...
Dominica Electricity Services Limited (DOMLEC)

DOMLEC Update on Restoration Activities – March 23, 2018

Latest areas energized Cochrane Stockfarm Sections of Point Michel Loubiere Main road Sections of St. Joseph including the Highway Sections of Leopoldville Sections of...
Damage boats, Dominica, post-Hurricane Maria

CDB Funds Project to assist with Restoration of Electricity in Dominica

The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has announced that it will provide US $16 million in funding to Dominica Electricity Services Limited (DOMLEC), to assist...
Leandra Lander pen pals

Positive Notes from Positive People #41

Its always my aim to make learning varied and meaningful. My class never had pen pals. And so I found them some; 5I of...
Help for Dominica

Positive Notes from Positive People #40

From Help for Dominica: Container loaded and on it's way to Dominica! Lots of issues with weather and transport but finally got it done! Special...

Rescuing Puppies after Hurricane Maria – Help for Dominica

Many puppies and dogs have been seriously injured in Dominica, caused by the passage of hurricane Maria. Puppies are dying due to disease, lack of veterinary...

Give More HUGS nonprofit on mission to assist schools in Dominica

PRESS RELEASE (Roseau, Dominica - March 19, 2018) Members of the non-profit organization Give More HUGS (Help Unite Giving Souls) will travel to Dominica...

Highly Regarded Author Pens Short-Story about Dominica

From Joanne Owen: Thrilled to share these photos of my contributions to the latest SCOOP Magazine which is a special celebration around International Women’s Day. Really proud...
Segment 11, Dominica

[PHOTOS] Clearing Segment 11 with Tamarind Tree Hotel

The end of another wet, muddy, hot, hardworking and fun work week! Our team of staff, guests, local volunteers and even our driver Matthew continue...