Month: October 2017

Dominica and Rescue Global sign MOU (audio)

On Monday, officials representing Rescue Global visited and met with Prime Minister Skerrit. Following their meeting, they spoke to the Communications Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister. Here now is a link to an audio recording of their remarks:Read More

French NGO donates 100 solar light kits and services

Roseau, Dominica (October 25, 2017) — Electriciens sans frontieres is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) and a registered charity that works with the poorest communities to improve their living conditions through activities to provide them with access to electricity and water. Didier le Doeuff repesented Electriciens san frontieres at a handing over ceremony on Wednesday at […]Read More

Dominica’s PM in Brussels for high-level talks with the EU

Dominica’s Prime Minister, the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit, is in Brussels for high-level talks with the European Union as the Dominica focuses its efforts on rebuilding the hurricane-ravaged island following the passage of Hurricane Maria on September 18th. During a Press Briefing held on Monday, October 23rd, Prime Minister Skerrit made the announcement of his intention […]Read More

OFFICIAL FUNERAL FOR THE LATE RALPH STANLEY FADELLE FORMER MEMBER

The Government of Dominica has afforded the late Ralph Stanley Fadelle, former Member of the House of Assembly, an Official Funeral to be held on Thursday, October 19, 2017. The Government has declared Thursday as a day of mourning as a mark of respect. The Dominica Flag shall be flown at half-staff on all public […]Read More

OCTOBER 17, 2017 ADDRESS TO THE NATION SUMMARY- PRIME MINISTER

In an address to the nation last evening, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit revealed the first of a series of important announcements regarding the country’s recovery and rebuilding plans following his Washington and Miami meetings last week. He said the nation has to be revitalised to build resilience quickly as Dominica cannot become dependent on relief […]Read More

Dominica-Antigua Relief Fund continues to lend tremendous support Dominica

Chairman of the Dominica-Antigua Relief Fund (DARF), Darwin Telemaque says his organisation is transporting a large quantity of food supplies and items to Dominica. Telemaque paid a special visit to DBS Radio at the weekend to update us on DARF’s continued efforts to assist the country post Hurricane Maria. He says DARF is also facilitating […]Read More