June 15, 2021

State of Marine Environment Report coming for the Caribbean

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From Jamaica Gleaner The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is working to develop the Caribbean’s first State of the Marine Environment Report, which should inform the response to pollution that threatens to devastate coastal and marine resources and jeopardise livelihoods. The entity recently hosted a meeting of more than 30 national, regional and international experts […]

Wastewater reuse a hard sell in the Caribbean

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From Style With the Caribbean facing water security challenges due in part to climate change, the reuse of treated wastewater has emerged as one possible solution, but getting public buy-in is proving a mammoth task. It has been equally difficult to get in place institutional and legislative arrangements, together with public-private sector partnerships and appropriate […]