Extreme weather events are expected to be a regular feature of the Caribbean going forward, due largely to the effects of climate change. With this in mind, Caribbean Governments are exploring measures to enhance the region’s ability to effectively manage and recover from natural disasters. In a recent interview with Ian Boyne, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde detailed ways in which her organization is moving to assist the region in this thrust. We bring you an excerpt of that interview.
Presented by: Vaughn Davis