May 25, 2023

Tensions simmer in South as communal land rights issue returns to center stage

This week, Minister for Indigenous People’s Affairs Dolores Balderamos-Garcia reiterated that a “modus vivendi” must be reached between the rights of the Maya and those of [...]
May 24, 2023

Department of the Environment approves Cockroach Caye development and George Price Highway upgrade

In the case of the Cockroach Caye Limited development for the proposed private residential facility located on Cockroach Caye, Turneffe Atoll, Belize District, the National Environmental [...]
May 24, 2023

Copper Bank fisherman fined over three thousand dollars for undersized conch

Benigno Lorenzo Cobb, 44, of Copper Bank, Corozal District, pleaded guilty to possession of undersized conch found aboard his vessel “Elida” on April 22, namely 41 [...]
May 23, 2023

Prime Minister to attend World Climate Industry Expo – Leaders’ Summit in South Korea

Joining Prime Minister Briceño at the summit are Eamon Courtenay, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration, and Dr. Osmond Martinez, Chief Executive Officer in [...]
May 20, 2023

Toledo Institute for Development and Environment rescue white-tailed deer

The rangers say that the white-tailed deer was in water near drowned.
May 18, 2023

Ministry of Sustainable Development and Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre host National Dialogue on the Outcomes of COP27

According to the Ministry, COP27 resulted in 60 decisions, including the Sharm-El-Sheik Implementation Plan and the headline outcome of the establishment of a Fund for Loss [...]
May 18, 2023

Belize and Barbados to sign MoU deepening Blue Economy Cooperation

Belize and Barbados will sign an MoU on Deepening Blue Economy Cooperation through its Ministry of Environment and National Beautification, Green and Blue Economy.
May 17, 2023

Ministry of Blue Economy hosts 2 day workshop to develop a roadmap for the coastal zone and fisheries sector

The workshop is part of the GCF readiness project entitled “Enhancing Adaptation Planning and Increasing Climate Resilience in the Coastal Zone and Fisheries Sector of Belize”.