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.
Guyana has 20 new youth small business owners, as a result of support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Skills and Knowledge for Youth Employment (SKYE) Program.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is helping to improve the lives and livelihoods of at-risk youth within the Eastern and Southern Caribbean through high-impact partnerships aimed at promoting sustainable local solutions.
Dominican families are receiving timely assistance from the United States Government (USG) and American people as they continue to grapple with the dislocation caused by Tropical Storm Erika.
In addition to the over $165,000 of USG disaster relief assistance targeted to Dominica, assessment teams from the United States Agency for International Development’s Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA) are working diligently on the ground to assess and address the most critical needs as they surface.
In an effort to protect critical marine ecosystems and reduce threats to the region’s fisheries and tourism sectors, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched a US$12.5 million Caribbean Marine Biodiversity Program (CMBP), to promote conservation in high priority areas across the Eastern Caribbean.
Last updated: October 07, 2015