London, UK – YDL – 07.09.19 – The Young Diplomats in London were shocked and saddened by the devastation to the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama in The Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian this week. The impact of the damages caused is unprecedented and will take every effort of relief, aid and recovery procedures to restore both islands to what they were. YDL can only imagine the trauma that this has brought to the Bahamian people who live on these islands and the extreme challenges they will now face going forward.
In this regard, we wish to express our deepest condolences and sympathies goes out to the families who have lost their loved ones and their way of life. YDL stands with the people of The Bahamas and the International Community ready to assist in any way it can with relief and recovery efforts.
YDL Executive Committee 2018/19