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: Colleges and Universities, House of Assembly, United Kingdom Overseas Territory | Posted By: DSmith
Thursday, 26 January 2023 - 5:11pm
Madam Speaker, on Thursday 19th January, The Honourable Premier Dr. Natalio Wheatley during his recent official visit to the UK, signed into effect a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the BVI Government and the prestigious University of Southampton.
Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has stated that the past week of meetings and engagements in the United Kingdom were successful in the advancement of the economic, political and environmental interests of the Territory.
Topic: United Kingdom Overseas Territory | Posted By: lstevens
Tuesday, 15 November 2022 - 1:47pm
I am presently at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Sharm El-Sheik, Egypt, as a key player in the representation of overseas territories and small-island developing states, whose livelihoods are increasingly affected by the effects of climate change.
Topic: Climate Change, House of Assembly, United Kingdom Overseas Territory, Youth Parliament | Posted By: DSmith
Friday, 4 November 2022 - 7:07am
On the invitation of the United Kingdom Speaker in the House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle, young persons from across the Overseas Territories were invited to attend a special segment of the UK Youth Parliament sitting on November 4th, 2022.
Topic: Good Governance, United Kingdom Overseas Territory | Posted By: DSmith
Tuesday, 4 October 2022 - 4:02pm
Today I am pleased to share with you my first quarterly review of the “Framework for Implementation of the Recommendations of the Commission of Inquiry Report and Other Reforms” (“the Framework document”), being led by the Government of National Unity.