Tasnica Lovell of  'Angels Couture'  discusses  her business and merchandise  with USAID Mission Director, Chris Cushing
December 4, 2015

At a time when global youth unemployment continues to be rife, the USAID-funded Skills and Knowledge for Youth Employment (SKYE) program in Guyana has supported the development of another 50 new small business owners. And, as a result, the Government of Guyana is set to sponsor 50 more entrepreneurs under the youth empowerment program.

Elated CARICOM Secretary General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque gives a thumbs up following the signing
December 4, 2015

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have  signed agreements representing US$165 million development assistance support from the United States Government to  countries of  the Eastern and Southern Caribbean.

Magistrate Augustus (left) and other Juvenile Justice officials from Dominica.
December 4, 2015

As part of the USD $5.8 million USAID-funded OECS Juvenile Justice Reform Project (JJRP), four juvenile justice officials from the Commonwealth of Dominica are currently participating in a study tour in Missouri, USA from November 2 to November 6. This follows a recent tour by a team from Grenada.

USAID Mission Director Christopher Cushing (left) and Rule of Law Specialist, Yolande Forde
October 19, 2015

Young entrepreneurs were encouraged to dream big, take risks, and affix their “brand” onto the world stage at today’s opening ceremony of the Caribbean Youth Entrepreneurship Summit (C-YES) at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel in Hastings, Barbados.

This Bridge Silt Trap was instrumental in averting low-level-village flooding in Mero during the passage of Tropical Storm Erika
October 19, 2015

Through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the United States government provided assistance that helped mitigate the devastating impact of Tropical Storm Erika for one small community on the west coast of Dominica.


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