Remarks By Honourable Pickering - The Virgin Islands Must Act To Protect Against Threats Of Climate Change

Monday, 17 July 2017 - 4:07pm

There are milestones in the development of any country,and there are turning points that determine the destiny of a place under shifting circumstances.

Public Invited To Comment On Applicants For VI Climate Change Board

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - 11:27am

The public is invited to comment on the suitability of the applicants nominated to represent an academic or research organisation on the Climate Change Trust Fund Board.

Sargassum Seaweed Returns: Teamwork Needed

Tuesday, 9 May 2017 - 4:02pm

The seasonal floating weed, known as Sargassum Seaweed has returned and has increased in indefinite amounts.

Full Support Behind Road Town Hydrology Study

Friday, 5 May 2017 - 1:19pm

On behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands, I welcome you here today, as we launch this Hydrology Study, to assess the Territory’s vulnerability to the risks associated with flooding.

Cane Garden Bay Coastline Project Launched With A Splash!

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 - 4:45pm

The Cane Garden Bay Revetment Project was launched with a literal splash as a symbolic “first” rock was dropped into the ocean at the site of the proposed revetment.

Public Asked To Remove Parked Cars Near Cane Garden Bay Bus Stop

Thursday, 6 April 2017 - 1:10pm

Residents of Cane Garden Bay are asked to desist from parking in the area adjacent to the bus stop at the bottom of Soldier’s Hill as works are scheduled to begin in the area on Friday, April 7.

BVI Receives Funding For Land Management Projects

Friday, 24 March 2017 - 4:24pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering has announced that the Territory was allotted Euro 1,297,384(approximately USD $1,378,081) in resources to design and implement physical adaptation projects.

Statement By Deputy Premier: The Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA) Project On Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) And Sustainable Land Management (SLM) In The Eastern Caribbean

Thursday, 23 March 2017 - 9:49am

In January of last year, 2016, I had the pleasure of announcing an exciting project led by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour underway in Cane Garden Bay and Brewers Bay designated the North Shore Integrated Coastal and Watershed Stabilisation Project.

Watch iLAND Resiliance Announcement By Deputy Premier

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - 5:29pm

The public is notified that Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering will make a statement on the upcoming contracts for Climate Change and Sustainable Land Management (iLAND RESILIANCE) ......

BVI Presents On Environment, Financial Services At EU Meeting

Monday, 27 February 2017 - 3:50pm

The BVI’s progress on climate change and financial services were presented at the 15th OCT-EU Forum and OCTA Ministerial Conference in Aruba last week.

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