This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday March 1st, 2018

In the headlines: The Government of Japan has provided US$2 million dollars to enhance Dominica’s capacity to respond to climate change; From the region a legal fight begins over where Barbudans will vote in upcoming elections; Internationally first civilians evacuated from the besieged rebel-held area in Syria; and Kavem Hodge called up to the West Indies A Team

News and Sports was presented by Nichole Christian Durand with technical assistance from Stephen Dangleben.