One People, One Nation, One Destiny
√ Tourism offices established in
New York, London and Paris.
√ Established Diplomatic Ties with
√ UWP hosted International
Tourism Conferences such
as The Caribbean Eco-
Tourism Conference in 1997.
The Caribbean Agenda 21
Conference in 1998 and The
Conference on World Heritage
√ Morne Trois Piton National Park
enlisted as a World Heritage Site-
A first in the Caribbean.
√ Tourist facilities at: Trafalgar,
Emerald Pool & Cabrits.
√ Built Tourist Reception Center at
√ Organized World Creole Music
√ Upgrading Soil Laboratory
√ More than $50 Million was made
available to the Banana Industry
by way of direct cash to farmers,
input to farmers and support to
√ Markets for non-banana crops
were expanded, export figures
moved from $12 Million to $27
Million and expanded markets.
√ Successful lobbying missions to
Europe, the United States, and in
the region to save the Banana
√ The purchase of Geest Banana
√ The involvement of Dominica
and the Windwards in the
shipping and marketing of
√ Returns on investments in Geest
√ Sustained and reasonable prices
√ Agriculture modernized through
the expansion of irrigation
systems and greenhouses
√ Livestock Breeding Operation at
Savanne Yorke, Salisbury
√ Groundwork for abattoir to boost
livestock sector has been laid
√ Animal feed Processing and
mixing plant, Jimmit
√ Coral producing Facility at
√ Marine Hatchery at Donkey
√ New Mahaut market
√ New Belfast Bridge
√ Mahaut Fisheries Jetty
√ Microtrim Slice control and Titou
√ Penville/Blenheim Road
√ Layou River control works
√ Pte Michel Sea defense wall and
√ Trafalgar- Wotten Waven link
√ Campbell to Despor road
√ Delices to Petit Savanne Road
√ Jimmit to Warner road
√ Construction of Fab Road (Petite
√ New Caliste Bridge.
√ White River Bridge.
√ New Bath Estate Bridge.
√ New Bridge joining Watty’s Lane
and Leblanc Lane (Goodwill)
√ Michael Douglas Boulevard
√ Thibaud retaining wall
√ 84 acres of land for the
expansion of Thibaud
√ West coast road retaining wall.
(Coulibistrie, Mero, Massacre)
√ Water supply for: Carib Territory,
Galion, Glasgow, Petite
Soufriere, Good Hope, San
√ Layou Housing Project
√ Bath Estate Housing Project
√ New Health Centres in: Warner,
San Sauveur, Morne Prosper and
√ New Public Conveniences
√ New Cricket Pavilions: Dublanc,
Castle Bruce and Grand Bay
√ Mahaut, Sineku and Wotten
Waven schools extension.
√ School Feeding Program.
√ Basic Education Reform Project.
√ Provision for free Text Books.
√ Increased access to Secondary
√ New wing for Clifton Dupigny
Technical College (now DSC)
√ Extension of Weirs Marigot
√ Construction of Castle Bruce
√ Construction of Grand Bay
√ Construction of new wing of the
Portsmouth Secondary School.
√ Construction of Public Library in
√ Construction of Food Pavilion at
√ Increased Scholarships for
tertiary education- Cuba
Island Scholarship increased
from 1 to 4 and included one for
√ Budget allocation of financial
support for scholarships etc.
moved from $300,000 to more
than $3 Million.
√ Developed Dominica Unity Trust
√ Reintroduced Live Broadcast of
√ Liberalized the regional
√ Revitalization of the National
The UWP built three new secondary schools in Castle Bruce, Grand Bay and Wesley making secondary education accessible to thousands of children in Dominica's rural districts.
The visionary leadership of the UWP led to the launching of the World renowned Creole Music Festival - A shining testament to the vision, hard work and competence of UWP Team Dominica.
It took the foresight of the UWP to fix the road situation at En Bas (Solomon Roulee) in Pte Mitchel. At the left shows how we met it and to the right a fantastic dispaly of vision and foresight.