Source: http://www.imf.org/external/np/sec/pr/2009/pr09167.htm

Washington, D.C., May 15, 2009 (IMF) The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund today approved a request for SDR 2.225 million (about US$3.4 million) in Emergency Natural Disaster Assistance for St. Kitts and Nevis.

Source: http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=3645

Bridgetown, Barbados, May 15, 2009, (Barbados Advocate)
A change in the name and scope of the regional disaster management agency is scheduled to take place on September 1, 2009.

Co-ordinator of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency (CDERA), Jeremy Collymore, noted that the change represents an important and transformational juncture of the organisation, as it becomes the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA).

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