May 26, 2022

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

According to Minister of Blue Economy and Civil Aviation Andre Perez, a meeting with affected communities in the south led to the formation of a task [...]
May 26, 2022

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

In popular tourist destinations such as Hopkins, Placencia, and San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, residents have confirmed that excessive quantities of sargassum are covering the beaches.
May 2, 2022

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

The CCOF's latest newsletter, released on Friday, predicted that the ongoing weather pattern during the period May to July could delay the onset of the rain [...]
March 9, 2022

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

The project, titled "Traditional Savanna Fire Management Readiness Proposal to facilitate Emissions Reductions in the Agriculture, Forestry and other land use sectors in Belize," will serve [...]
February 15, 2022

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

The Municipal Climate Resiliency Initiative is geared towards assisting municipalities in adapting to climate change, protecting the environment, and making our communities more resilient.
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

Just one day after the Government of Belize announced creation of Climate Finance Unit (CFU) to access climate funding for Belize, Green Climate Fund (GCF) approved [...]
January 5, 2022

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

The Ministry of Finance, Economic Development, and Investment has appointed Carlos Pol as the director who will head the newly created Climate Finance Unit (CFU) which [...]
January 5, 2022
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Climate Finance Unit (CFU) created to facilitate accessing climate finance for Belize

The Ministry of Finance, Economic Development, and Investment has created the Climate Finance Unit (CFU) “to maximize Belize’s access to climate finance to enhance its overall [...]