The National Authorizing Office for the European Development Fund has highlighted the importance of European Union funding for Dominica.

Dominica observes European Union Day today.

Dominica’s National Authorizing Officer for the European Development Fund is Carleen Roberts.

The European Union’s most recent contribution to Dominica is the State and Resilience building contract for rehabilitation after Hurricane Maria valued at 11 million euros.

And Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says the contribution of the European Union to Dominica has played an important role in the economic development of the country.