This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News Update for September 21, 2016.

In the headlines: 20 communities in Dominica expected to benefit from a water project funded by the World Bank; CARICOM countries have pledged their resolve to achieve positive outcomes for empowering women and girls and over 20 people have drowned after a migrant boat capsizes off the Egyptian coast

News presented by Vynliz Dailey with sports by Garvin Richards and technical assistance from Midian “DJ Midian” Pacquette.