Officers from the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) were joined by colleagues in the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries to carry out sampling and analysis on Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke as part of the ongoing Virgin Islands Comprehensive Soils Study.
Topic: National and Marine Parks, Nature Conservation, Trade and Business (including licenses) | Posted By: DSmith
Thursday, 26 January 2023 - 5:34pm
Madam Speaker, I rise to address the important and concerning issue of a significant increase in the unauthorised use of beaches in the Territory. Beaches are arguably BVI’s most important asset, contributing significantly to our quality of life as residents and to our economy.
Topic: House of Assembly, Nature Conservation, United Kingdom Overseas Territory | Posted By: DSmith
Thursday, 26 January 2023 - 5:24pm
Madam Speaker, today I am pleased to further highlight recent developments within the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour pertaining to funding. The Ministry is in receipt of a grant from the European Union and their partners Expertise France in the amount of 927,890 Euros or approximately $965,000 US dollars through the Overseas Countries and Territories’ Resilience, Sustainable Energy, and Marine Biodiversity Programme - RESEMBID.
Topic: H. Lavity Stoutt Community College, Nature Conservation | Posted By: kfrett
Tuesday, 13 December 2022 - 1:04pm
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour has received a €927,980 (approx. $933,189) grant from the European Union (EU) through Expertise France to improve the water quality testing capabilities in the British Virgin Islands (BVI).