DISASTER VULNERABILITY REDUCTION PROJECT IDA Credit 5493 –LC Procurement of IT Equipment for the Ministry of Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport
Date: November 5, 2014 Contract Identification No: NCBBIDDING DOCUMENT
SLU DVRP / NCB G POEMIPST 01-14 World Bank Loan/Credit No: IDA Credit 5493 - LC World Bank Loan/Credit Name: Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project
Anthony Sammie effects of climate change, he cautioned that residents should always be on guard.
“We had the unfortunate [experience with] the 2013 Christmas Eve trough which brought home to us, in a very real way, the fact that we must always be on our guard,” Dr. Fletcher said. “In this changing climate there is no such thing as a safe period anymore. There is no time when we can rest on our laurels and say we have gone through the hurricane season and there is nothing to worry about.”
The Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project is led by the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Sustainable Development.
The launch was held at Spinners in Union on Tuesday.
L-R: Minister for Sustainable Development, Dr. James Fletcher; World Bank rep. Alessandro Legrottaglie; Permanent Secretary in the Min. of Finance, Tracy Polius;
PM Dr. Kenny Anthony at podium. Photo: Lucius Doxerie.