Jun 2019
Author(s): Shik, Olga; Boyce, Rachel; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
The agricultural sector accounts for 3.8 percent of the GDP of Barbados and 2.9 percent of its jobs. The Government of Barbados considers agriculture to be one of the nation’s potential growth…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Derlagen, Christian; Tas, Jelle; Boyce, Rachel; Shik, Olga; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
The relative importance of agriculture in Suriname’s economy has declined over the last two decades. Meanwhile, as agricultural output fluctuated, the country’s economic growth was boosted by…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Shik, Olga; Boyce, Rachel; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo; Kim, Namho
Around the world, government agricultural policies often make the prices paid by consumers much higher or lower than they would be without policy interventions. Here is a look at the latest available…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Larrea, Sylvia Virginia; Binato, Silvio; Provenzano, Dario; Jeifetz, Carlos
The objective of this study is to assess the potential for electrical interconnection of power systems in the Arco Norte region of South America, which consists of the countries of Guyana, Suriname,…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Riquelme, Rodrigo; Méndez, Paola; Smith, Ianthe
This publication looks into the Solid Waste Sector situation in nine Caribbean countries: The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Jamaica, Guyana, Haiti, Suriname, St Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago. Adequate…