Premier Fahie Congratulates Alicia Barcena For Sterling Service As UN ECLAC Chief

Monday, 4 April 2022 - 4:50pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has applauded the outstanding contribution of Ms. Alicia Barcena to the advancement of Latin America and the Caribbean during her tenure as Executive Secretary of the United Nations (UN) Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), which ended on 31st March 2022.

Call For Applications And Nominations For Climate Change Trust Fund Board

Thursday, 3 March 2022 - 3:33pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting written applications and nominations of persons for appointment to the Virgin Islands Climate Change Trust Fund Board. 

Winners of Governor’s Climate Change Competition Announced

Tuesday, 11 January 2022 - 4:09pm

Winners of the, ‘A Day with the Governor’ climate change competition have been announced.

Climate Change A Focus For The Virgin Islands In Joint Ministerial Council Meeting

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 2:47pm

Climate change continues to be a primary focus for the Virgin Islands, a sentiment also echoed by other Overseas Territories (OTs) at the Joint Ministerial Council (JMC), according to Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie.

Statement By The Honourable Wheatley: Announcement Of The Parliamentary Observatory For Climate Change And Just Transition

Wednesday, 10 November 2021 - 9:24am

Mr. Chairman, the British Virgin Islands is very pleased to be a part of this timely initiative which reflects successful inter-parliamentary cooperation among parliamentarians in Latin America and the Caribbean in the lead up to COP 26. I am highly confident the Parliamentary Observatory for Climate Change and Just Transition will prove to be an invaluable asset to parliamentarians seeking to guide their parliaments’ efforts to help accelerate the national transition from carbon intensive societies to low carbon economies.

Honourable Wheatley Attending Climate Change Conference

Monday, 1 November 2021 - 4:34pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent Wheatley is away from the Territory attending the 2021 United Nations climate change conference COP26 in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12.

Governor Launches Climate Change Competition

Tuesday, 12 October 2021 - 5:10pm

His Excellency the Governor, Mr. John Rankin, CMG has launched a video competition for students aged 12 to 17 to consider solutions for climate change in the Territory.  

Environment And Climate Change Are Legislative Priorities

Monday, 9 November 2020 - 12:48pm

The Government will introduce Environmental Management and Climate Resilience Act during the Third Session of the Fourth House of Assembly to provide for the sound and sustainable management of natural resources in the Territory.

Mangrove Nursery Grant Signing Available For Viewing

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 4:48pm

The public is notified that the signing ceremony of the Grant Agreement between the Ministry of Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, H. Lavity Stout Community College (HLSCC).....

Grant Agreement Signed For Mangrove Nursery

Wednesday, 29 January 2020 - 5:14pm

A Mangrove nursery will be will be established at the H. Lavity Stout Community College (HLSCC) following the signing of a Grant Agreement.