ECMMAN Project

2013 - 2017

The Eastern Caribbean Marine Managed Areas Network (ECMMAN) project will help to establish the new South Coast Marine Park, including establishing new sustainable livelihoods and engaging with marine park users. It will also work to improve marine data and institute sustainable funding mechanisms.  

South Coast Marine Park

2013 - 2015

The South Coast Marine Park project will help to protect the beautiful environment on the South Coast (around Indian Bay, Calliaqua Bay and Blue Lagoon), and combining conservation with social and economic gains.  

The GEF Small Grants Program

2013 - 2015

The Global Environment Facility Small Grants Program is funding a number of community organizations in St Vincent, in order to achieve environmental sustainability, reduce poverty and improve livelihood opportunities.

Cumberland Watershed Project

2013 - 2014

The Cumberland Watershed Project will help conserve the precious biodiversity, ecosystems, soils and waterways in the Cumberland Valley. It will undertake a biological inventory and map the watershed, and aim to improve the quality and quantity of water for locals.

 Tourism Development Project

2006 - 2009

After the passage of the National Parks Act (2002) the SVG Government sought and secured financing from the European Union for a Tourism Development Project. The project was executed through the Ministry of Tourism and implemented by the National Parks, Rivers and Beaches Authority (NPA) which is supported by a Project Support Unit.

The Fourth National Biodiversity Report


St. Vincent became a party to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (UNCBD) in 1992. Reporting to the UNCBD is required every four years with the objective of providing information on measures taken for the implementation of the Convention and the effectiveness of these measures. The Fourth National Biodiversity Report will also help to identify the lessons learnt, the gaps in capacity and needs of St Vincent and the Grenadines. The report can be found here (PDF)