December 2015

Climate Change: “Tragedies already with us”

Thursday, December 10, 2015

When it comes to the impacts of climate change, the Caribbean countries are speaking “not of tragedies in the making but tragedies already with us,” Dominica’s Ambassador to the OAS and the United States, Hubert Charles, explained in an interview. More than 150 countries are meeting in Paris this month for the Conference of Parties […]

A Firm Focus on Energy Independence

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Crude oil prices have been relatively low all year, but the countries of the Caribbean know they can’t count on that forever. In a region often buffeted by volatile oil prices—and by the all-too-real effects of climate change—the countries are keeping their eyes firmly focused on the need for more sustainable energy solutions. Whether wind […]