In an effort to support the promotion of pilot project activities under the Japan Caribbean Climate Change Partnership Project (JCCCP), the Communications Unit in the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Transformation, Forestry, Fisheries, Industry and Labour Communications Unit received Video Editing and Storage Equipment valued at approximately EC$10,000.
The equipment was handed over to Ms. Maggie Moore, Senior Assistant Secretary representing the Ministry by Mr. Ruthvin Harper, National Focal Point, Japan Caribbean Climate Change Partnership.
The JCCCP is in the process of implementing several pilot projects across the state.
The projects are focused on sustainable agriculture, community-based climate-smart resilient infrastructure, Renewable energy, energy efficiency and building climate change resilience in the cooperative sector.
The end result for St. Vincent and the Grenadines is a sustainable livelihood, job creation, poverty reduction and food security.