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Barbados: Legal Battle over Wetlands

Categories: Caribbean, Barbados, Development, Environment, Governance, Humanitarian Response, Law, Politics

Barbados Free Press [1] recounts the falling out between a Canadian philanthropist and the government over the latter's alleged action of “dumping raw sewerage into the Graeme Hall wetlands and other violations of various treaties and agreements”, saying: “The truth is that Peter Allard has been a better friend to ordinary Bajans than our own leadership.”