Four Thousand Farmers and Fishermen to Receive Support

Reginald Austrie, Deputy Prime Minister of Dominica

About four thousand farmers and fisher folk will receive support from the Dominica Emergency Agricultural Livelihoods and Climate Resilience Project officially launched on Friday.

The project is funded by the World Bank and has a two-year lifespan.

Deputy Prime Minister of Dominica and Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries, Reginald Austrie says eligible farmers include crop farmers, livestock, and fishers as well as canoe and boat builders who will receive support under the various components of the project.