September 11, 2023

An antibiotic for the reef: how Belize’s Barrier Reef is being treated against the spread of stony coral tissue loss disease (Part two of two)

By Aaron Humes: To combat SCTLD, an affliction that threatens to turn the second largest barrier reef in the Atlantic Ocean and international attraction into skin [...]
July 29, 2023

Scientists revived worm after 46,000 years in the Siberian permafrost

According to Teymuras Kurzchalia, professor emeritus at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics in Dresden and also a scientist involved in the [...]
July 20, 2023

Cooma Cairn ranger outpost in Mountain Pine Ridge inaugurated

In the last 14 months, FCD has sent rangers to the area in support of the Forest Department to monitor activities including forest fire incidents, infestation [...]
July 15, 2023

International News: America experiences effects of extreme heat this summer

Professor in the Earth and planetary sciences department at Johns Hopkins University, Ben Zaitchik, stated, “All of this is entirely consistent with what greenhouse gas warming [...]
June 30, 2023

Ministry of Agriculture observes International Day of Cooperatives 2023 with workshop, mini expo in Cayo

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Ministry of Agriculture’s Department of Co-operatives is holding a workshop and a mini expo to celebrate International Day of Cooperatives 2023.
June 23, 2023

Economic Development CEO Dr. Osmond Martinez urges Caribbean Development Bank to provide more affordable finance for sustainable development in the region

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Dr. Osmond Martinez, CEO in the Ministry of Economic Development, speaking on behalf of the borrowing member countries, urged the CDB to [...]
June 21, 2023

Ministry of Sustainable Development, Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management closes half-day on Friday, June 23

The Ministry of Sustainable Development’s headquarters are located at #7552 Hummingbird Highway (the Green Building Complex) in Belmopan.
June 21, 2023

Ministry of Blue Economy and partners hold consultations to develop a National Action Plan for coastal zone and fisheries sector

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Ministry of Blue Economy and Civil Aviation, in partnership with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the Green [...]