Government Radio Network

Government Radio Network

Sea Markers BACKGROUND Hurricane damage to the Government’s Very High Frequency (VHF) radio network has left the Virgin Islands emergency, security and disaster management response services with patchy coverage and a system that is weak and vulnerable to disasters....
West End Ferry Terminal

West End Ferry Terminal

WEST END FERRY TERMINAL BACKGROUND The ferry terminal at West End was the busiest sea port in the Virgin Islands prior to the 2017 hurricanes: 40% of all arrivals into the Territory cleared in through West End. The destruction of the terminal has therefore affected...
Marine Survey

Marine Survey

marine survey BACKGROUND The seas surrounding the Virgin Islands are an invaluable natural resource. Besides being the ‘sailing capital of the world’ there are potential economic opportunities that could be exploited in our waters, as well as resources that require...
Repair to homes

Repair to homes

Repair homes BACKGROUND With so much of the housing stock damaged or destroyed by the hurricanes, the Ministry of Health and Social Development launched the Housing Recovery Programme to provide grants, loans and funding to help vulnerable families rebuild their...
BVI Marine Base

BVI Marine Base

Marine Base Marine Base Police and customs store their boats and coordinate marine operations from theMarine Base on Tortola. Damage to the roof and interior of the base hasimpacted the ability of the police and customs to carry out operations at sea.This is one of...