June 5, 2023

World Environment Day: #BeatPlasticPollution

The day is being celebrated under the theme, #BeatPlasticPollution.
June 3, 2023
rotterdam convention

Belize representative appointed to the Chemical Review Committee of the Rotterdam Convention

Sangster, a lecturer at the University of Belize, was selected due to his experience, qualifications, and passion for chemical management. Starting May 1, 2024, he will [...]
June 2, 2023

No more peccary hunting (for now): Peccary Hunting Season closed as of Thursday, June 1, 2023

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Belize Forest Department (BFD), within the Ministry of Sustainable Development, Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management, announced that starting Thursday, June 1, [...]
June 1, 2023

Oil rig pays necessary but unwanted visit to Belizean waters

According to the Port Authority, the ship cannot enter the harbour due to draft restrictions and will spend only six hours before returning to Mexico. It [...]
June 1, 2023

Today is World Reef Awareness Day

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Belize Fund for a Sustainable Future (BFSF) is calling on Belizean to celebrate World Reef Day with them.
May 31, 2023
Major Gilbert Swaso

Port of Belize CEO makes formal request to Ombudsman to investigate Portico ‘Definitive Agreement’

The Agreement, leaked last week, purports to authorize by legislation the operation of a cruise port near the Sibun River under terms considered overly generous and [...]
May 30, 2023

Green Climate Fund project pipeline development workshop for coastal zone and fisheries sector held in Dangriga

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Belize’s National Designated Authority (NDA) to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) along [...]
May 30, 2023

Belize listed among Most Forested Countries in the World

The countries were ranked by the percentage of Forest Cover.