saint vincent and the grenadines




Approved Programme Value:  US$8.22 million (EC$22.19 million)


Approval Date: September 23, 2010


Date Agreements Signed: May 24, 2011


Programme Emphasis: To address the inadequacy in the national transport infrastructure. The Member State identified the construction of an international airport would address the disparity relative to other Member States in CARICOM and was necessary to have same  to attract investments and participation in the CSME. 


Components of the Programme:

  1. Grant financing for the procurement and installation of runway lighting and base laying equipment,
  2. Loan financing for the procurement of a stone crusher plant and base placing equipment for the runway and taxiway of the Argyle International Airport (AIA)
  3. Concessionary loan to establish solar farm at AIA/ Argyle