Belizean Small Farmers to Benefit from Relief Program

By: Omar Silva, NP Staff Writer

Belize City: Monday, 7th March 2023

Small farmers in developing countries often face difficulties in accessing resources and markets for their produce, and the aftermath of natural disasters can exacerbate these challenges. However, a relief program in Belize is aiming to provide support to farmers impacted by Hurricane Lisa.

Belize Seeks to Reduce Cost of Electricity with assistance from the Millennium Challenge Corporation

By: Omar Silva, NP Staff Writer

Belize City: Saturday, 4th March 2023

Belize, a small Central American country heavily dependent on imported energy, is taking steps to reduce the cost of electricity for its citizens. The government has partnered with the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), a US foreign aid agency, to improve the education and energy sectors, with a focus on reducing the cost of electricity.