Remarks by Ambassador Theriot at Launch of USAID Regional Agricultural Program

CAPA will address these challenges by promoting sustainable agricultural practices, increasing farmer knowledge via improved extension capacity, formalizing smallholder market access by building medium, small, and micro enterprise capacities, and improving the region’s access to locally-produced food.  In that way, it actually meshes quite well with CARICOM’s 25 by 25 project.  Read More»

USAID Launches Program Supporting Farmers and Building Food Security in the Caribbean

U.S. Ambassador Nicole D. Theriot noted that CAPA grew out of the Ninth Summit of the America and stands as a swift response from the U.S. Government.  It is a major pillar of PACC2030, the U.S.-Caribbean Partnership to Address the Climate Crisis 2030.  CAPA will address food insecurity challenges facing the region, exacerbated by the ... Read More»

Ambassador Theriot delivers keynote remarks at Atlantic Council Caribbean Initiative

Remarks as prepared Ambassador Nicole Theriot “Setting the PACC 2030 Agenda: Building Climate Resilient Caribbean Economies Atlantic Council Caribbean Initiative November 16, 2023 Good afternoon, everyone. It’s a pleasure to be with you today. I want to thank the Atlantic Council for hosting this important exchange because the issue with which we’re confronted – the ... Read More»

Remarks by Ambassador Lynch at the opening of USAID second virtual Climate Symposium

We recognize that more support is needed to both expand the region’s agriculture sector and climate proof investments in food production. Under the U.S.-Caribbean Partnership to Address the Climate Crisis 2030 the U.S. Government has committed to accelerating the development and adoption of climate and disaster resilient approaches in the region’s priority economic sectors, including ... Read More»
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