28 August 2015

The Island of Dominica hit by Tropical Storm Erika

Written by Nyasha
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This week, our sister island of Dominica was devastated by the passing of Tropical Storm Erika. News reports coming out of Dominica indicated that there are several lives which have been lost, including significant damages to private and public properties.

CaFAN is appealing to all members and partners who can provide support to do so to help in the country's recovery process. We are one Caribbean and one people and our brothers and sisters need us during this time. If you will like to make a donation, please let us know so that we can point you in the right direction.

To the Government and People of Dominica, do accept our deepest sympathies from the entire membership of the Caribbean Farmers Network.

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The Caribbean Farmers Network (CaFAN), formed in 2004, is a regional network of Farmers' Associations and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in the Caribbean. CaFAN's major focus is to foster linkages, training and information sharing amongst Caribbean farmers so that they are in a better position to respond to the key challenges facing the agricultural sector in the Caribbean.

CaFAN organises training workshops, advocacy, study tours, information sharing, regional planning sessions, and produces a variety of publications.

CaFAN Members

Membership of CaFAN is open to farmers’ associations in countries of the Caribbean region. To date, the following countries have participated in activities of CaFAN:  Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahamas, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts/Nevis; St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago and Suriname.

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P.O Box 827
New Montrose
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