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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: Saving for a rainy day has a new meaning

4 Mar 2019, IPS

To better withstand climate change and disasters, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines has implemented a climate resilience levy that tourists pay upon staying in accommodations. While the fund is only a fraction of the government budget and disasters' impacts, it shows what poorer states can do amidst the struggle to get developed nations to help with climate finance.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    National Emergency Management Office (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) (NEMO)
  • Website:
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:7844512381 7845316108


  • National Platform

    Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    National Emergency Management Office (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) (NEMO)
  • Website:
  • Contact:Director
  • Phone:7844512381 7845316108

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