#Caribbean

  • Article: New Oil Discoveries Could Reduce Poverty in Guyana — But at What Cost?

    New Oil Discoveries Could Reduce Poverty in Guyana — But at What Cost?

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Nov. 4, 2019

    Guyana, one of the poorest South American countries, is poised to become rich. Read more

  • Article: Richard Branson and Caribbean States Launch Green Fund to Fight Climate Disasters

    Richard Branson and Caribbean States Launch Green Fund to Fight Climate Disasters

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 10, 2018

    Scientists say climate change can affect the paths of hurricanes. Read more

  • Article: Caribbean States Urge Trump to Reconsider Paris Climate Deal

    Caribbean States Urge Trump to Reconsider Paris Climate Deal

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 7, 2018

    Leaders in the region say the future of the islands depends on a unified action. Read more

  • Article: Hurricane-Battered Cuba Has Sent 750 Doctors to Other Caribbean Islands to Help After Irma

    Hurricane-Battered Cuba Has Sent 750 Doctors to Other Caribbean Islands to Help After Irma

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 12, 2017

    Cuba has its own medical needs at home, but that didn't stop it from helping out its neighbors. Read more

  • Article: This Is Hurricane Irma: Photos of the Biggest Storm the Atlantic Has Seen

    This Is Hurricane Irma: Photos of the Biggest Storm the Atlantic Has Seen

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Andrew McMaster|Sept. 8, 2017

    The people of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the rest of the Caribbean need help. Read more

  • Article: Princess Cruises Fined $40M for Polluting Oceans Since 2005

    Princess Cruises Fined $40M for Polluting Oceans Since 2005

    By Meghan Werft|Dec. 2, 2016

    $10M will go to community service programs for marine ecosystems. Read more