The NRPB was honored to co-host the visit of Axel van Trotsenburg, World Bank Regional Vice-President of Latin America and the Caribbean. In just a short 24 hours the VP visited:
– the Airport;
– the Income Support program at NIPA;
– repairs at some of the social housing at Belvedere
– repairs to the Philipsburg Police Station;
– President of Parliament;
– the Council of Ministers;
– the landfill.
The visit ended with a joint press conference at the office of the NRPB. Throughout his visit Mr. van Trotsenburg commended the people of Sint Maarten on their resiliency and committed to an accelerated pace of the recovery projects, in particular the airport terminal reconstruction and home repair.
You can listen to a radio interview on Lazer 101 on Youtube