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LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Karimu Byron The increase in juvenile delinquent activity, including murder, robbery, and assaults, is a major […]

Juvenile Delinquency: Who’s at Risk?


CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS–TUESDAY, June 1st, 2010) The Hon. Joseph Parry’s efforts to bridge the gap on crime prevention continued through a recent Symposium on Crime hosted by his Ministry at the Pinney’s Beach Hotel. Held under the theme “Reclaiming our Society”, the Premier reiterated the role of parents and guardians with […]

Nevisian Premier Continues to Work on Crime Prevention




Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): Youth in St. Kitts weighed in quite emphatically on a number of issues at a National Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD) consultation held at the conference room of the Ocean Terrace Inn, on Tuesday, November 17. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Youth, Honourable […]

LOCAL YOUTH CALL FOR URGENT ACTION IN REGIONAL REPORT


By Michael Fallahay, LMHC [Peace Corps volunteer] Gender-based violence against an intimate partner is one of the most under-reported and un-prosecuted crimes occurring in St. Kitts and Nevis. The recent sentencing of singer Chris Brown for his assault on Rhianna in California highlighted that partner abuse is not just a one-time […]

LET’S END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE FEDERATION



We are in the height of summer and it is not only the environmental temperature that is rising here in St. Kitts. Election fever has stepped up a pace and raised tempers as well as temperatures. The current slew of court cases brought by the opposition against the government seeks […]

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