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  • Lord's to host West Indies v ICC Rest of the World T20

    MCC, in conjunction with Cricket West Indies (CWI) and the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB), has today announced that a special fundraising...

    MCC, in conjunction with Cricket West Indies (CWI) and the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB), has today announced that a special fundraising T20 International match will be played at Lord’s on Thursday 31st May 2018.

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  • Honourable Francine Baron on panel - ODI conference ‘Building Back Better: a resilient Caribbean’

    The Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has called on the international community to scale up investments in building climate change resilience....

    The Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has called on the international community to scale up investments in building climate change resilience.  ‘In order to build resilience to climate change, island-states like Dominica require significant investments in residential and public buildings, infrastructure, agriculture, tourism, and utility services – water, electricity, telecommunications’ (One Summit Paris, France, 12 December 2017).

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  • Clinton Foundation to Launch Action Network on Post-Disaster Recovery in the Caribbean

    Following this week’s planning meeting, President Clinton will officially launch the Action Network on April 3 at the University of Miami,...

    Following this week’s planning meeting, President Clinton will officially launch the Action Network on April 3 at the University of Miami, bringing together leaders from government, business, and civil society

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  • A Thank You Message From The DHC

    As we embark on a new year, on behalf of the Government and people of Dominica and the staff at the High Commission, I wish to express my sincere...

    As we embark on a new year, on behalf of the Government and people of Dominica and the staff at the High Commission, I wish to express my sincere and heartfelt appreciation to all who have supported the relief effort after the devastation of Dominica from Hurricane Maria. 

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  • Miss Wob Dwiyet & Ti Matador 2017 winners announced.

    The Dominica High Commission was host to the 4th annual Ti Matador & Miss Wob Dwiyet show on Saturday 2nd December, organised by the...

    The Dominica High Commission was host to the 4th annual Ti Matador & Miss Wob Dwiyet show on Saturday 2nd December, organised by the Waitukubuli Culture and Tourism Initiative (WCTI). The event was opened by the then reigning Miss Wob Alisha Laurent-Smart.

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  • Dominica High Commission launches new website and Social media feeds

    It is with great pleasure I announce the relaunch of a new look and feel of the Dominica High Commission’s website. This new layout will provide...

    It is with great pleasure I announce the relaunch of a new look and feel of the Dominica High Commission’s website. This new layout will provide us with a platform to communicate effectively with a wider audience of the Diaspora. I believe you will find it extremely useful and insightful as a member of the Diaspora. In addition I am hoping it will appeal to our younger members as the intent is to provide inclusion at all levels with Dominicans, children of Dominicans, Friends of Dominicans and others simply curious about Dominica. 

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  • Nia's Story - C4, Mother & Son reunited

    British broadcaster C4 ran a documentary about Gina Andrew reuniting with her son who stayed with her mother in Soufriere, a month on following...

    British broadcaster C4 ran a documentary about Gina Andrew reuniting with her son who stayed with her mother in Soufriere, a month on following Hurricane Maria.

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  • National Vision for Resiliance

    Dominica Post Hurricane Recovery Plan and Prioritisation

    The PDNA puts total damages and losses from Hurricane Maria at 226% of 2016 GDP,...

    Dominica Post Hurricane Recovery Plan and Prioritisation

    The PDNA puts total damages and losses from Hurricane Maria at 226% of 2016 GDP, or $1.31bn. The effect of this damage and loss is greater than this number suggests because Maria spared no part of the island from total destruction

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  • Kalinago Territory, Pointe Michel to get first batch of new houses

    The Kalinago Territory and Pointe Michel will be receiving the first batch of new hurricane resistant homes under an agreement signed with a St....

    The Kalinago Territory and Pointe Michel will be receiving the first batch of new hurricane resistant homes under an agreement signed with a St. Lucian company, Housing Minister, Reginald Austrie has revealed.

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