GOVERNMENT FOCAL POINTS:

Caribbean Regional Program:

Georgiana Gordon-Strachan | Director of Mona Office of Research and Innovation | The University of the West Indies | Georgiana.gordonstrachan@uwimona.edu.jm

Michael Taylor | The University of the West Indies | michael.taylor@uwimona.edu.jm 

Dominica:
Samuel Carette | Permanent Secretary | Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources, Physical Planning and Fisheries | minagriculture@cwdom.dm

Rosamund Edwards | Ministry of Finance | edwardsr@dominica.gov.dm

Grenada:
Timothy Antoine | Permanent Secretary | Ministry of Environment and Trade | timothy.antoine@gov.gd

Haiti:
Gerald Jean-Baptiste | Secretaire Executif | Comite Interministeriel d’Amenagement du Territoire | gerald.jeanbaptiste@primature.gouv.ht

Jamaica:
Hopeton Peterson | Manager | Sustainable and Regional Planning | Panning Institute of Jamaica | hopeton_peterson@pioj.gov.jm

Saint Lucia:
George James | Permanent Secretary | Ministry of Physical Development and the Environment | gee1954@yahoo.com

Anthony Isaac | Permanent Secretary | Ministry of Finance, Economic Affairs, and National Development | ianthony@gosl.gov.lc

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines:
Laura Anthony-Browne | Director of Planning | Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning | cenplan@vincysurf.com 

MDB FOCAL POINTS (country level):

IDB:
Gerard Alleng | Climate Change Specialist | gerarda@iadb.org

WB:
Niels Holm-Nielsen | Sr. Disaster Risk Management Specialist | nholmnielsen@worldbank.org 

REGIONAL MISSIONS:

First Joint Mission: June 14-15, 2010
Completion Report

Second Joint Mission: September 22-23, 2011
Terms of Reference | Completion Report

INVESTMENT PLAN:

Caribbean Region - Strategic Program for Climate Resilience (SPCR) | Expert Quality Review
Endorsed by the Sub-Committee on April 30, 2012 (Decision)
Endorsement Letter (May 18, 2012)

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
Germany (May 7, 2012)
United Kingdom (May 11, 2012)

Response to the Sub-Committee:
Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre Response to United Kingdom and Germany (June 13, 2012)

Investment Plan Preparation Grant (IPPG) - Phase I
IPPG Proposal | Background Document | Proposed Decision
Approved on January 19, 2011 (Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 239,772 (IPPG)

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
Jamaica (January 19, 2010)
Zambia (January 19, 2011)
United Kingdom (January 19, 2011)
Japan (January 19, 2011)

Additional Project Preparation Grant (PPG)
PPG Request | Letter from 5Cs | Proposed Decision
Approved on April 16, 2014 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 60,000 (PPG)

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
United Kingdom (April 9, 2014)

PROJECTS:

Financing Water Adaptation in Jamaica’s New Urban Housing Sector
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
​Approved on October 28, 2015 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 5.75 million (concessional loan)
USD 200,000 (MPIS Second tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (October 12, 2015)
United Kingdom (October 27, 2015)
IDB Response to United Kingdom (October 23, 2015)

MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS)
MPIS Template | Proposed Decision
Approved on January 13, 2013 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 200,000 (MPIS First tranche)

Climate Proofing of Agriculture in the Centre-Artibonite Loop
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | PPCR Project Summary | Proposed Decision
Approved on October 20, 2015  (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 4.5 million (grant funding) 
USD 500,000 (MPIS Second tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (October 13, 2015)
United States (October 14, 2015)
IDB Response to United Kingdom and United States (October 15, 2015)

Improving Climate Data and Information Management Project
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on May 21, 2015 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 6.8 million (grant funding)
USD 420,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (May 14, 2015)
Germany (May 20, 2015)

World Bank Response to United Kingdom (May 20, 2015)
World Bank Response to Germany (May 21, 2015)

MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS)
Approved on November 2, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 420,000 (MPIS First tranche)

Investment Plan for the Caribbean Regional Track
Project Details
Cover Note | Investment Plan | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on March 19, 2015  (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 10.39 million (grant funding)
USD 200,000  (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
Germany (March 19, 2015)
United States (March 19, 2015) 
United Kingdom (March 20, 2015)
IDB Response to United States (March 27, 2015)

Strengthening Hydro-Meteorological Services Project
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | PID | Proposed Decision
Approved on March 13, 2015 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 5.0 million (grant funding)
USD 470,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
Germany (March 12, 2015)
United Kingdom (March 12, 2015)

Adaptation Program and Financing Mechanism for the Pilot Program For Climate Resilience Jamaica
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | Proposed Decision
Approved on September 29, 2014 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 7.89 million (grant funding)
USD 10.0 million (concessional loans)
USD 200,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (September 26, 2014)
United States (September 26, 2014)
IDB Response to United States and United Kingdom (September 29, 2014)

MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS)
MPIS Template | Proposed Decision
Approved on June 9, 2015 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 200,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
IDB Response to United Kingdom (June 4, 2015)

Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project (St. Lucia)
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on April 15, 2014 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 12.0 million (grant funding)
USD 17.0 million (concessional loan)
USD 237,500 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (April 14, 2014)

Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project (DVRP) (Dominica)
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | Concept Note | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on March 6, 2014 (Approved Decision
Approved amount(s):
USD 12.0 million (grant funding)
USD 9.0 million (concessional loan)
USD 245,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (March 5, 2014)
Dominica (May 12, 2014)

Disaster Vulnerability and Climate Risk Reduction (St. Vincent and the Grenadines)
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on May 18, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 10.0 million (grant funding)
USD 3.0 million (concessional loan)
USD 314,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
Canada (May 18, 2011)
World Bank and St. Vincent and the Grenadines Response to Canada (July 7, 2011)

Additional Financing to the Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project (RDVRP) - St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | Letter from the Government of SVG | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on October 1, 2013 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 5.0 million (grant funding)
USD 100,000 (MPIS First tranche)

MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS)
Approved on February 19, 2014 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 100,000 (MPIS Second tranche)

Disaster Vulnerability and Climate Risk Reduction Project (Grenada)
Project Details
Cover Note | Project Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on May 5, 2011 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 8.0 million (grant funding)
USD 8.2 million (concessional loan)

Comments and Responses:
Canada (May 4, 2011)
Germany (May 4, 2011)

Additional Financing to the Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Program (2015)
Cover Note | Project Document | Project Information Document | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on January 9, 2015 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 5.0 million (grant funding)
USD 3.8 million (concessional loan)
USD 260,000 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
Germany (January 8, 2015)
United Kingdom (January 9, 2015)

Additional Financing to the Regional Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Program (2014)
Cover NoteMDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Letter from the Government of Grenada | Proposed Decision
Approved on February 14, 2014 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 5.0 Million (grant funding)
USD 75,000 (MPIS First tranche)

Comments and Responses:
Germany and Spain (January 22, 2014)  
United Kingdom (January 31, 2014)  
United Kingdom (February 13, 2014) 
IBRD Response to United Kingdom, Germany, and Spain (February 10, 2014)  

Promoting Community-based Climate Resilience in the Fisheries Sector of Jamaica (IBRD)
Concept Note | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Preparation Grant Request | Letter to the World Bank | Proposed Decision
Approved on May 20, 2014  (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 200,000 (PPG) 
USD 500,000 (MPIS)

Supporting Climate Resilient Investments in the Agricultural Sector in Saint Lucia (IDB)
Concept Note | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on January 13, 2013 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 200,000 (MPIS First tranche)

Support for the Building of a Climate Resilient Sorghum Supply Chain in Haiti (IDB)
MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS) | Proposed Decision
Approved on January 13, 2013 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 200,000 (MPIS First tranche)