Call for Contributions – Alternate Caribbean Futures Blog

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Create Caribbean Research Institute is seeking blog submissions for its Alternate Caribbean Futures blog, a segment of the larger digital research project, Carisealand. Carisealand is a digital research and community-inclusive project that seeks to ask questions about the future of the Caribbean as a livable place in the age of climate change. At the core […]

The war against Aedes aegypti

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By Trudy Christian, MPH What do Dengue, Yellow Fever, Chikungunya and Zika all have in common? Yes they’re all viral infections you’d prefer not have. Yes, they all result in some of the same symptoms which include fever, rash, joint pain and muscle pain. But of primary importance is the fact that all these diseases […]

Thinking through the impacts of climate change

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In an effort to extend the conversation about climate change and its human impact on Dominica and the Caribbean, Create Caribbean is collaborating with lecturers from Dominica State College to deepen the inquiry already at work on the project. Through a series of blog posts, these lecturers and scholars explore the research behind some of […]

Introducing Alternate Caribbean Futures

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The Carisealand project is a multimedia project aimed at raising awareness about environmentalism and sustainability in the Caribbean, with a focus on revisiting the region’s history to find out how we got here in the era of climate change, and looking at how we can move forward with the reality of our new ways of […]