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This year marks our 15th anniversary! Click the button below to read a press release concerning our 50 Year Strategic Economic Development Plan.


The Virgin Islands Institute of Development turns fifteen years old in 2014!

Dedicated in part at contributing to a balanced understanding of substantive issues, policies and trends concerning the U. S. Virgin Islands, the Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that focuses on such matters affecting the USVI in selected policy areas. Primary policy areas include Governance, Economic Development, Education & Youth, Science & Technology, and Health.

In celebration of its 15th Anniversary Virgin Islands Leadership Summit on June 27, 2014, VIID launched a major new policy development project for improving...Read More