$586,000 for Eradication of Pit Latrines in Bagetelle

Presenting a ceremony to sign contracts for the construction of 47 washrooms for persons living in Bagatelle, Fond St. Jean, and Pointe Caribe valued at EC$586,000.00. The Parliamentary Representative, Honorable Dr. Kenneth Darroux presented the ceremonial cheque to the Chair of the Village Council at a ceremony held earlier today in Bagatelle. Eight contractors received their contracts at this ceremony. This initiative is part of the Government of Dominica’s program to eradicate pit latrines from the face of Dominica ahead of the United Nations’ MDGs schedule. The initiative is funded by the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CBI) with non-tax revenue as a gift to those in need. If the video does not automatically load, click here.