KNOW: Achievements of St Kitts and Nevis government in housing and food security

Prime Minister Dr Terrance Drew recounted the achievements of St Kitts and Nevis Labour Party in the food security and housing sector.

KNOW: Achievements of St Kitts and Nevis government in housing and food security
KNOW: Achievements of St Kitts and Nevis government in housing and food security

St Kitts and Nevis: Prime Minister Dr Terrance Drew recounted the achievements of St Kitts and Nevis Labour Party in the food security and housing sector.

He said that the government has been working efficiently in fulfilling their gaols of a Sustainable Island State.

He took to Facebook and outlined the accomplishments in the period of August 2020 to July 2023. PM Terrance Drew said,” A “Sustainable Island State” requires responsible stewardship of our food resources and preservation of the environment.”

“We have taken proactive steps to conserve water resources while simultaneously moving to boost agricultural production and positively impact food and nutrition security.”

                                                                                                           -PM Terrance Drew

READ HERE: Key Achievements in Environment and Food Security

  • The government of St Kitts and Nevis works to enhanced water conservation education
  • St Kitts and Nevis Re-established Water Board to uplift the water situation. 
  • The government introduced a 24/7 Water Hotline and emergency Crew
  • St Kitts and Nevis also upgraded Old Road Fisheries Complex
  • The government has launched the Agriculture 25 by 2025 Agenda. 
  • The government of St Kitts and Nevis introduced geothermal collaboration. 
  • There is also placement of plastic recycling bins in 50% of primary schools. 
  • St Kitts and Nevis launched National Community Christmas Clean-up Project. 
  • Presented first Voluntary National Review (VNR) to the UN
  • Stabilized electricity generation and supply
  • Upgraded Basseterre Fisheries Complex

Along with that, Prime Minister Dr Terrance Drew also announced the achievements in housing and social protection.

“A Sustainable Island State means guaranteeing all citizens a secure and comfortable home and community. The Government of St Kitts and Nevis appreciates the support in pursuing this vision ensuring lasting Prosperity for all.” 

-PM Terrance Drew

READ HERE: Key Achievements in Housing and Social Protection

  • St Kitts and Nevis launched elderly Daycares with recreational programs
  • Girls Empowerment Program launched by the government of St Kitts and Nevis
  • Supporting over 5500 households through the revamped PAP Programme
  • Revamped and enhanced Department of Constituency Empowerment
  • 15% increase in number of trained home care officers
  • Reopening the New Road Family Park
  • Climate Smart Housing Programme launched
  • ELEVATE Programme replaces ALPP (Peace Programme)
  • Land Payments resumed
  • First-ever L.A.N.D Fair for land matters
  • Land cost waived for long-term residents of La Guerite