SectorReformProgram, funded by the government of France, which aims at strengthening the ministries of health, re-organizing the health systems to allow greater sharing of health services and improving its quality. Other principal responsibilities and projects are organized around the following units:
The OECS Education Reform Unit (OERU) , works with the region’s governments and other partners to expand access, improve the quality and ensure equity in the education system aimed at developing human resources for effective participation in a competitive global
This Selected Issues paper analyzes the competitive threats to the tourism sector in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU). The paper concludes that the ECCU countries have lost competitiveness globally and vis-à-vis newly emergent Caribbean tourist destinations as a result of both price and nonprice factors. The short-term measures implemented by the countries seem to have been insufficient to prevent further declines in 2002. The paper also describes strengthening fiscal discipline through fiscal benchmarks.