UWI pledges support for the Bahamas following hurricane Dorian


The University of the West Indies UWI says its readying tactical support for the Bahamas even as the country continues to be battered by hurricane Dorian.

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles expressed on behalf of the UWI, his deep sadness, and concern for the people of the Bahamas and reiterated the university’s commitment to regional colleagues and partners.

He advised that the UWI Disaster Risk Reduction Centre will again work closely with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency, CDEMA, to advise on and support the needs of the country as necessary.