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Alexandra Pierre of Haiti Receives 2019 Award for Outstanding Environmental Leadership in the Insular…

Staff Consortium | December 09, 2019

The Advisory Committee of the Euan P. McFarlane Environmental Leadership Award of the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) announced Monday the selection of Alexandra Pierre of Haiti for receipt of the 2019 McFarlane Award, in recognition of her important work as a dedicated and passionate environmentalist. Ms. Pierre was selected from a field of ten nominations that also included individuals from Barbados, Curacao, the Dominican Republic, Nevis, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, CFVI said. Recipients of the McFarlane Award are recognized as individuals who have applied themselves to the preservation of the natural or built environment in the insular Caribbean, and whose career or avocation demonstrates an appreciation of and support for the advancement of environmental stewardship and balanced development in the Caribbean, according…

UVI Receives $100k in Funding from NOAA's Marine Debris…

Staff Consortium | November 20, 2019

UVI’s Center for Marine and Environmental Studies recently received a $100,000 award from the  Marine…

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