The Ministry of Spatial Planning and Environment in Suriname and the Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) were pleased to announce the national launch of the project, “Enhancing Caribbean civil society’s access and readiness for climate finance”, on January 22, 2021 in Paramaribo, Suriname.
The project is being implemented from February 2020 to August 2022 by national designated authorities to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) across the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Member States, with the Climate Change Division, Ministry of Housing, Urban Renewal, Environment and Climate Change in Jamaica as the lead authority. CANARI is serving as the implementing entity for the project. The project is funded by a US$1.29 million grant from the GCF’s Readiness and Preparatory Support Programme.
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Photo: Fishing boat in Paramaribo, Suriname in May 2019. PHOTO CREDIT Neema Ramlogan.