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PRESS RELEASE   Young Leaders will collaborate with UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth to help end poverty, combat climate change and reduce inequality     The United Nations today launched a new initiative to recognize exceptional young people who are leaders in the effort to end poverty, combat climate change […]

UN launches worldwide search for exceptional young leaders to help ...


Sir Ronald Sanders   Questioning the relevance and value of the Commonwealth of Nations is nothing new – for such has occurred ever since the modern Commonwealth was created in 1949. However, doubts have intensified in recent time about the voluntary association of now 53 countries. Claims are repeatedly made […]

The Commonwealth’s Future – Part 1


PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 03, 2015 (SKNIS):   Members of the global advocacy group Youth for Human Rights International (YHRI) and local educators are meeting to discuss the introduction of human rights awareness training in school curricula across the nation. Mary Shuttleworth Founder and President of YHRI has […]

HUMAN RIGHTS AWARENESS TO BE INTRODUCED IN THE FEDERATION’S SCHOOLS



By Orita Bailey Students of Washington Archibald High School once again demonstrated their talents, this time in art and design; taking two out of three places in a T-shirt competition entitled “Raising your level of Expectancy and Creativity”. The breast cancer support organisation Essence of Hope launched the competition in […]

Washie Beats Off The Competition for Essence of Hope


BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, MAY 5TH 2011 (CUOPM) – Excellency Ambassador Lolita Applewhaite is warning that survival in the current global environment demanded a commonality of ambition and vision to ensure the strategic positioning of the Community in the hemispheric and global arena through the effective coordination of its external relations.]

Acting CARICOM Secretary General Urges Co-ordination