Posts Tagged ‘CDF’

The CARICOM Development Fund Seeks to Promote An ‘Inclusive Community’ As It Addresses Regional Disparities

The CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) held its 6th Annual Meeting of Contributors and Development Partners at the ACCRA Beach Hotel and Spa, Christ Church, Barbados on September 26, 2017 under the theme ‘The Second Cycle … Towards an Inclusive Community’.  This theme provided a fitting orientation to addressing many of the challenges facing the region…

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CDF grant ensures further development of ‘De Strip’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – Development on the South Frigate Bay Beach Enhancement Project, popularly known as “De Strip”, is set to enter a new phase, after the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis signed an agreement effectively securing additional financing for the project. The South Frigate Bay…

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Head of the CARICOM Development Fund To Move On

THE CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) announced today that after more than six years with the organisation, CEO Ambassador Lorne McDonnough indicated to the Board that for personal reasons he did not wish to renew his contract past the end of the CDF’s First Funding Cycle on June 30, 2015.

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Trinidad & Tobago’s Central Bank Deputy Governor is New CDF Chairman

The CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) has a new Chairman. He is Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Alvin Hilaire, who was appointed by the CARICOM Council for Finance and Planning in August this year. The Barbados -based Fund provides financial and technical assistance to disadvantaged countries and Dr. Hilaire recently…

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Praises for CDF from Grenada Minister and COTED Chair

THE CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) came in for praise for its work since its inception from Grenada’s Minister of Economic Development, Planning Trade and Cooperatives and Chair of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED), the Hon. Oliver Joseph. Speaking at the CDF’s Third Annual Meeting of Contributors and Development Partners held in Barbados…

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