St Vincent & the Grenadines – Disaster Relief and Recovery

09 June 2021

Venue: Virtual

CPA UK is hosting a briefing on the situation in St Vincent & the Grenadines, following the eruptions of the La Soufrière Volcano in April 2021.

The British High Commissioner to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Mr Scott Furssedonn-Wood MVO, will speak on the impact of the disaster on the islands and on neighbouring countries in the region. The briefing will provide details on the UK’s emergency assistance and contributions to the humanitarian relief effort, as well as ongoing support to St Vincent & the Grenadines’ recovery.

Members who are present will have the opportunity to raise any questions they may have.

This will be a private meeting, only open to Members of the UK Parliament. If you would like to attend, please contact Rahel Kibru on kibrur@parliament.uk.