Relief

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...
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,...
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...

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...

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...
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[VIDEO] Dominica Three Months After Hurricane Maria – UNICEF

Today, December 18th, 2017, marks exactly 3 months since Hurricane Maria made her unwelcome appearance in Dominica. With over 70,000 affected and 90% of...

[PHOTOS] Model Roof Takes a Tour Around Dominica!

Roseau, Dominica, 28 February 2018 — The Ministry of Planning, Economic Development, and Investment with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and...

[PHOTOS] Top officials from Dominica, China and UNDP Assess Recovery Efforts

Roseau, Dominica (6 March 2018) — High level representatives from the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica, the Government of the People’s Republic of China...
Harris Paints, Dominica

Harris Paints Donates $600,000 Worth of Paint to Government of Dominica

Harris Paint has donated two containers of paint and supplies worth over six hundred thousand EC dollars to assist in the reconstruction process following...

Passengers of MV Saga Sapphire Give Back to Dominica

Roseau, Dominica (February 9, 2018) – The MV Saga Sapphire of Saga Cruises, visited Dominica on Sunday February 4, 2018. This was the ship’s...
ION

IOM Recruiting and Building Capacity of Local Workers for Reconstruction

Press Release – The UN Migration Agency IOM is recruiting Carpenters, Contractors, Engineers and Architects, to assist in its reconstruction work in Dominica. Field training is...
Japanese Ambassador to Dominica

Japan says it is committed to enhancing resilience in developing countries

ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — Japan Thursday said it is committed to supporting developing nations in enhancing their resilience to climate change. “Japan as a proactive...
Mission Ocean, Dominica

Positive Notes from Positive People #37

I encountered this exchange of greetings and thank yous which gave me a sense of pride and hope. Thank You to both organizations for...
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WATCH: President Bill Clinton’s Press Conference in Dominica

The Clinton Foundation’s Climate Initiative and the government of Dominica will launch a partnership to assist Dominica with an integrated resource plan for the...
President Bill Clinton in Dominica (2)

President Bill Clinton Arrives in Dominica

Former US President Bill Clinton has arrived in Dominica to view the island’s ongoing recovery efforts in the wake of last year’s hurricane. He landed...
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My journey back to Dominica after the hurricane – The Guardian

This year the Caribbean experienced its most destructive hurricane season in decades. While large countries dominated the headlines, the small island nation of Dominica...