Argentina’s outgoing Ambassador to Barbados, Gustave Pandiani and Minister of the Environment and National Beautification, Adrian Forde, “knock hands” following the planting of a jacaranda tree at the National Botanical Gardens today. (A. Reid/BGIS)
Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Indar Weir, sees the ‘We Plantin’ More Than A Million National Tree Planting Project’ as not just a mitigation measure against climate change
The tranquil waters and palm-lined beaches in Barbados mask a rising threat. That this same water can engulf and endanger all if ample action is not taken.
Barbados has been praised for its We Plantin’ More than a Million National Tree Planting Project, which is a We Gatherin’ 2020 initiative.
The plan is for a million trees to be planted by the end of 2020, but the goal is to be “more than a million”.Minister of Environment and National Beautification, Trevor Prescod,