September 20, 2019

Government of Belize reviewing law firms to represent the country at the ICJ

Prime Minister Dean Barrow explained that GOB is not dissatisfied with the performance of the current attorneys Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (informally known as Fresh Fields) [...]
September 13, 2019

Belize’s scarlet macaws are in danger

FCD, the NGO which co-manages the Chiquibul Forest Reserve, issued a release this week entitled "Macaws in Danger of disappearing," which speaks on the harmful effects [...]
September 12, 2019

FCD: Cattle ranching on the rise along border

In March, more than 80 pastures were documented in an area of 90 km of the western border. 
August 12, 2019

Alejandro Giammattei Wins Guatemala’s Presidency

According to Guatemala's Election Board, Giammattei was making his fourth run for the presidency and won nearly three-fifths of the vote in beating Sandra Torres, the [...]
July 29, 2019

Belize Peace Movement calls on GOB to exhaust all options to deter Guatemala from annexing Sarstoon River

The group says that it is a serious violation by the Guatemalan armed forces on Belizean territory.
July 25, 2019

Ministry of Foreign Affairs lodges strong protest to Guatemalan government

In this encounter, the GAF tried to impede access to the Sarstoon by a civilian vessel.
July 25, 2019

BDF intervenes in Sarstoon showdown over BTV trip

Maheia explains in a video post that he was escorting members of the Sarstoon Temash Institute for Indigenous Management up the Sarstoon to Black Creek. The [...]
June 22, 2019

Eamon Courtenay appointed on Belize- Guatemala committee; Steps down as Senator

Courtenay  stepped    down as   the   Opposition’s     lead  senator    to     dedicate   his   full  attention   to his new appointment as the Opposition Leader’s representative on   the   Belize -    [...]