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[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...
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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...

New ‘Emergency Cash Transfer’ Program – UNICEF

UNICEF Eastern Caribbean is pleased to announce that earlier today we signed a Program Document with the Ministry of Social Services, Family and Gender Affairs (MoSSFGA)...

The Region Must Adapt to Climate Change – CARICOM Secretary General

New York, United States (November 21, 2017) – Resources the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is mobilizing to support reconstruction of hurricane ravaged Member States is intended...

130,000 Seedlings Planted in Dominica Since Hurricane Maria

Roseau, Dominica (November 21, 2017) – The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) is supporting the work of the OECS Commission’s Agricultural Unit to...
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Calling All the Kids! – UNICEF

In the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, IsraAID and UNICEF are collaborating to provide safe space for children. While impressively, over 30% of schools in...

Child-safe Tents at Rosalie Bay Resort – IsraAID

This week, IsraAID's team together with local partners, set up child-safe tents to provide educational and stress-relief recreational activities for local children. The Caribbean...
UNICEF Eastern Caribbean

A Teacher’s Care – UNICEF

The sacrifices of teachers often go unrecognized. On September 18th when disaster struck and Hurricane Maria swept through Dominica, it left Grade 2 Newtown Primary...

High-level Conference to mobilize resources for hurricane-ravaged CARICOM States coming in...

PRESS RELEASE - Monday, October 30, 2017 — The Caribbean Community (CARICOM), with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), will hold a...
Skerrit at Dominica High Commission

NOTICE from the Dominica High Commission

The Dominica High Commission is pleased to announce that the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica, the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit, will meet with...
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Tarp Installation Best Practices – J/P HRO & USAID

I came across this video showing the implementation of best practices when installing tarp covering over damaged houses in a Haitian commune. Could these...
Relief from Brazil

Positive Notes from Positive People #27

Thanks to our students, who are spread far and wide, help and the sentiment of support continue to come from all corners of the...

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