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Time for Resilience: Announcing the Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

By the Caribbean Climate-Smart Coalition Many of us are still reeling from the devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Our Caribbean countries have experienced deep pain; we lost everything – our homes, our livelihoods, but we certainly did not l...

The IDB partners with the Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator to build the first climate-smart zone

IDB’s US$1billion commitment to climate-smart investments The President of the Inter-American Development Bank Luis Alberto Moreno and Founder of the Virgin Group, Sir Richard Branson hosted the Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator launch, on August 9 at 12PM...

How much do workforce skills matter for innovation in the Caribbean?

Innovation levels in the Caribbean region are relatively low. On average, roughly 19 perce...

The Bahamas Pioneers Blockcerts for Development

Making it easier to get jobs and start a business In July of 2018, the Ministry of Labour ...

Are fiscal rules the solution to the Caribbean’s fiscal woes?

Caribbean countries face serious fiscal and debt challenges. As recorded in the most recen...

UWI, IDB partnering to promote innovation and job creation in the Caribbean

Featured image: design composition by Lynn Saghir, Communications and Creative Director, I...

The First Solar Plant for Rural Communities in Suriname

By Jordi Abadal and Javier Cuervo Last January, Suriname inaugurated the first solar plant...

Can Data Analytics Improve Project Execution?

All over the world, projects are being designed, rolled out, executed and closed every day...

Is Guyana on its way to becoming the Caribbean’s new technology hub?

On June 8, 2018, a seed was planted in the soil of our lush green economy—this seed has ...