Those of you who are familiar with the successful Terminator series of films staring Arnold Schwarzenegger, would recognise the quote “Old but not obsolete”. It comes from the last Terminator Genisys film, staring an aging Schwarzenegger who would often remind a youthful John Connor that “I’m old but not obsolete”. […]

Ham Radio Tech, “Old but Not Obsolete” in St. Kitts-Nevis


    Russell Williams   Weeks after the record breaking devastating hurricanes Irma and Maria, cut through the Caribbean leaving their indelible mark of destruction, the fortunate inhabitants of islands that escaped the tempests will continue feel their impact in other ways well into next year.

Hurricanes Irma and Maria Delay Number Portability in ECTEL States



Training Workshop for Judges and Magistrates of OECS Member States   An effective Juvenile Justice System requires ongoing training of the professionals in the system –a view supported by the and the Beijing Rules.   In this effort, the Judicial Education Institute (JEI) of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court is […]

Getting “Smart” on Juvenile Justice


In the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria we were reminded of the valuable service provided by the group of volunteers known as Ham Radio enthusiasts or Amateur Radio Operators to give them their full title. Ham Radio Provide Essential Service in Disasters While the more modern communications methods such […]

Amateur Radio Moving Forward in St. Kitts-Nevis


  LIFELINES   “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears monthly, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine“. The St. Kitts Mental Health Association (SKMHA) celebrates World Mental Health Day […]

Mental Health in the Workplace



  By Sir Ronald Sanders   Insurers and re-insurers are facing major losses in the wake of the damage done in the Caribbean and the United States by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.   These losses will have a direct and immediate impact on insurance premiums across the entire Caribbean and […]

Insuring the Caribbean’s future


      By Russell Williams   As the Caribbean awoke to the most powerful hurricane in the Atlantic for the last decade, users of FaceBook might have expected to be able to use FaceBook’s Safety Check Feature, however it was conspicuous by its absence!   Hurricane Irma was Missing […]

Where was Facebook’s Safety Check During Hurricane Irma?


    LIFELINES   “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears monthly, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine“   Parenting is a difficult job and it is a job […]

A Word to All Parents: Words Matter to Your Children



        Tim Burke – Vice President StrategicTechnology, Liberty Global   CANTO 2017 continues at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana Dominican Republic. The 33rd Annual Conference and Trade Exhibition, is addressing current concerns and challenges in the region and how they can be solved. […]

CANTO 2017 – Looking into the Future


  Hon. Gaston Browne – Prime Minister of Antigua & Barbuda       Punta Cana, 16th July 2017 –The opening ceremony for CANTO’s 33rd Annual Conference and Trade Exhibition took place yesterday afternoon before a packed audience which included a cross section of all possible regional stakeholders in ICT […]

Antigua PM Addresses CANTO 2017 Conference


    LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears monthly, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. Once again for 2017, the Early Childhood Unit is an advocate for […]

For Every Child, Early Moments Matter