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News Dominica Social: Healing and Building Dominica: The Nature Island Aims to Become the World’s First Climate-resilient Nation

Published on: Thursday 12 December 2019
Healing and Building Dominica: The Nature Island Aims to Become the World’s First Climate-resilient Nation
News source: https://insurancenewsnet.com/oarticle/healing-and-building-dominica-the-nature-island-aims-to-become-the-worlds-first-climate-resilient-nation

--Dominica came a long way after the mass destruction in the wake of Hurricane Maria in 2017. Today, Dominica is resolute in building back better, modernising all of its infrastructure, rehabilitating all natural sites and hiking trails, building hurricane-proof public housing, investing in a geothermal plant, and establishing an exciting ecotourism sector...

News Dominica Social: Met Office records ‘tropical storm’ wind gusts of 72km/hr

Published on: Monday 13 January 2020
Met Office records ‘tropical storm’ wind gusts of 72km/hr
News source: http://www.looptt.com/content/met-office-records-tropical-storm-wind-gusts-72kmhr

The Met Office said in an update via social media that the Caribbean region is currently ... The strongest wind gust was recorded in Dominica at 77.8 kilometres per hour (42 knots). “Most Islands have ...

News Dominica Social: Man accused of killing Anguilla hotel worker sues resort for hiring recent arrestee

Published on: Wednesday 15 January 2020
Man accused of killing Anguilla hotel worker sues resort for hiring recent arrestee
News source: https://www.indystar.com/story/travel/news/2020/01/15/connecticut-man-accused-killing-hotel-worker-anguilla-sues-resort-negligence/4476029002/

Get the news Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Scott ... of negligence in the hiring and supervision of 27-year-old Kenny Mitchel of Dominica, who was killed during ...

News Dominica Social: Motto apologises to Dominicans for wrong Bouyon claim

Published on: Monday 28 October 2019
Motto apologises to Dominicans for wrong Bouyon claim
News source: http://www.looptt.com/content/motto-apologises-dominicans-wrong-bouyon-claim

While performing on the last night of the Dominica World Creole Music Festival, Motto said Bouyon music started in St Lucia. The claim had many Dominicans taking to social media to lambaste the ...

News Dominica Social: Caribbean lay consecrated missionaries building regional church

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Caribbean lay consecrated missionaries building regional church
News source: http://catholicphilly.com/2019/10/news/world-news/caribbean-lay-consecrated-missionaries-building-regional-church/

The community began in Dominica just after Hurricane Maria struck in 2017 ... Because of their small numbers, establishing a resident community is not yet possible, but Companions does “psycho-social ...

News Dominica Social: Business and social responsibility

Published on: Friday 11 October 2019
Business and social responsibility
News source: https://trinidadexpress.com/opinion/columnists/business-and-social-responsibility/article_9f7cef54-ec7c-11e9-9883-db30ca206e52.html

These and similar socially responsible Caribbean companies continue to operate in nations from Guyana to Dominica and the Dominican Republic, and remain imbued with a social ethos not found in many ...

News Dominica Social: Small island states offering lessons in climate change

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Small island states offering lessons in climate change
News source: https://www.caymancompass.com/2019/09/24/small-island-states-offering-lessons-in-climate-change/

NEW YORK — Following the devastation of Hurricane Maria in 2017, the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica hopes to become a laboratory of sorts for climate resilience. Commonwealth Secretary-General ...

News Dominica Social: Shutdown call, the right one – Minister

Published on: Tuesday 27 August 2019
Shutdown call, the right one – Minister
News source: https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/08/28/shutdown-call-the-right-one-minister/

In fact, Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations Colin Jordan is unperturbed ... which strengthened significantly before slamming into Dominica in 2017. “That system [Hurricane Maria] went ...

News Dominica Social: Digicel shortlisted in three categories at World Communications Awards

Published on: Monday 26 August 2019
Digicel shortlisted in three categories at World Communications Awards
News source: http://www.looptt.com/content/digicel-shortlisted-three-categories-world-communications-awards-4

Digicel Dominica CEO, Nikima Royer Jno Baptiste ... for its work to connect the unconnected in Papua New Guinea - and is shortlisted twice in the Social Contribution category both for its ...

News Dominica Social: Climate Change: CARICOM Members Express Support for Bahamas

Published on: Tuesday 03 September 2019
Climate Change: CARICOM Members Express Support for Bahamas
News source: https://www.entornointeligente.com/climate-change-caricom-members-express-support-for-bahamas/

Dominica is recovering from the pounding it took from a similar ... Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness, who also took to social media, said that he had bee in contact with his Bahamian ...

News Dominica Social: Do The Real Housewives Think Luann de Lesseps Is a Great Singer?

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Do The Real Housewives Think Luann de Lesseps Is a Great Singer?
News source: https://www.bravotv.com/the-real-housewives-of-new-york-city/season-11/episode-20/videos/do-the-real-housewives-think-luann

Sonja used her business acumen and social skills—along with rock-and-rollers ... Mexico, Northern California, Dominica, The U.S. Virgin Islands, and New York City. As a result of Bethenny’s efforts, B ...

News Dominica Social: Building better homes through Housing Dominica

Published on: Wednesday 03 July 2019
Building better homes through Housing Dominica
News source: https://menafn.com/1098719021/Building-better-homes-through-Housing-Dominica?src=Rss

owned by the Dominica Social Security [DSS] where we will build a massive housing complex to provide adequate housing for the young professionals in Dominica,' Skerrit said. During the Emergency ...

News Dominica Social: After the Rain: The Lasting Effects of Storms in the Caribbean | Luis Felipe López-Calva

Published on: Wednesday 24 April 2019
News source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/after-the-rain-the-lasting-effects-of-storms-in-the-caribbean-luis-felipe-lopez-calva

In 2017 alone, Dominica lost the equivalent of 253 per cent of its GDP ... Efficient, effective and flexible social protection systems to incorporate victims; early warning systems for disasters; ...