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Sargassum ‘action plan’ agreed for region

Several countries from the Caribbean and Latin America have agreed to establish a plan of action to address the influx of sargassum seaweed after a meeting of experts in Cancun, Mexico. The agreement highlights the need for cross-border information sharing on sargassum monitoring science, education and entrepreneurship.

Barbados Today | 05 July, 2019 | Read More >

The Dominican Republic embraces sustainable tourism

As awareness of the climate and biodiversity crises grows, international, environmentally conscious visitors are increasingly valuing countries that invest in keeping their beaches clean and require their hotels to be less wasteful.

UN Environment Programme | 01 July, 2019 | Read More >