June 22, 2022

Pay nations with rainforests to save their trees – columnist argues REDD+ needs to be strengthened

Posted: Wednesday, June 22, 2022. 1:06 pm CST. Photo credit: Wolfgang Kaehler/LightRocket via Getty Images By Aaron Humes: Forbes columnist Ken Silverstein argues that ‘Reducing Emissions […]
May 26, 2022

Government to assess erosion on Silk Caye, will work with community to fix

Posted: Thursday, May 26, 2022. 7:43 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: After running into the long arm of the law a few weeks ago, residents of […]
May 26, 2022

Is Belize’s beach tourism under threat due to Sargassum piling up on our beaches?

Posted: Thursday, May 26, 2022. 7:37 pm CST. By Zoila Palma Gonzalez: For the seventh consecutive year, sargassum seaweed is piling up on Belizean beaches. The […]
May 2, 2022

Regional climate change organization predicts a late start to the rainy season and developing droughts for Belize

Posted: Monday, May 2, 2022. 7:32 am CST. By Benjamin Flowers: The Caribbean Climate Outlook Forum (CCOF) is predicting a late start to this year’s rainy […]
March 9, 2022

Green Climate Fund approves funds for traditional savanna fire management project in Belize

Posted: Wednesday, March 9, 2022. 4:07 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has approved a $798,626 project to improve Belize’s ability to […]
February 15, 2022

Ministry of Local Government and Climate Change Centre hosts Municipal Climate Resiliency Initiative Tour for Town and City Councils

Posted: Tuesday, February 15, 2022. 8:38 pm CST. By BBN Staff: This week, the Ministry of Local Government along with the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre […]
January 6, 2022

One day after Government announces creation of Climate Finance Unit, Green Climate Fund approves BZ$1.2 million in grant funding for Belize

Posted: Thursday, January 6, 2022. 6:23 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Just one day after the Government of Belize announced creation of Climate Finance Unit […]
January 5, 2022

Carlos Pol to lead new Climate Finance Unit (CFU) created by Ministry of Finance, Economic Development, and Investment

Posted: Wednesday, January 5, 2022. 7:51 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Ministry of Finance, Economic Development, and Investment has appointed Carlos Pol as the […]