Caribbean Development Bank Supports CARICOM Climate Change Strategy

13 October 2011: The Caribbean Development Bank's (CDB) Board of Directors approved, on 13 October 2011, a US$470,000 grant to the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) to help it coordinate the Caribbean Community's (CARICOM) climate change strategy and implementation plan.

The grant will support the creation of a Project Development Unit within CCCCC to assist CARICOM member countries in adopting climate change responses, primarily through developing tools and guidance resources, and preparing a pipeline of priority adaptation projects for investment. [CDB Press Release]