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  THE SECRETARY-GENERAL — MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 8 March 2016 As a boy growing up in post-war Korea, I remember asking about a tradition I observed: women going into labour would leave their shoes at the threshold and then look back in fear. “They are wondering if they […]

From The Glass Ceiling To A Carpet Of Shards

By Anastasha Elliott If you have ever heard of Winnielle Model Management then you equate them with first class fashion events and top notch models. Now the agency has been on sort of a hiatus, one could say, for the past three years. Recently CEO Winnielle Pereira re-launched the agency […]

Winnielle Model Management – Empower to Succeed

By Andrea Downer Journalist Kingston, Jamaica. Panos Caribbean kicked off its 25th anniversary celebrations in last month by showcasing the organisation’s work in environment at the annual Green Expo which was held at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston, Jamaica from June 10-12, 2011.

Panos Caribbean Kicks off year-long 25th Anniversary Celebration with Environment ...

One hundred years ago, when the world first commemorated International Women’s Day, gender equality and women’s empowerment were largely radical ideas. On this centenary, we celebrate the significant progress that has been achieved through determined advocacy, practical action and enlightened policy making. Yet, in too many countries and societies, women […]

International Women’s Day 2011 Message from the Secretary General of ...

Sunday November 21st 2010 2010 has been a year of great triumph and challenges for the youth population in St. Kitts and Nevis. What began as an opportunity for youths to fully participate in the democratic process of electing their leaders for the next five years now comes to an […]

National Youth Month Celebrations 2010: National Youth Service Message

It was Eleanor Roosevelt who said “Great minds discuss ideas: Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.” Hats off to the author(s) who coined the phrase “silly season.” Indeed we are in the “silly season” of the political campaign in St Kitts and Nevis and, believe it or not, […]

Our Sense Of Decency And Respect For Self And Others ...