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Statement by Michelle Bachelet, Executive Director, UN Women United Nations, New York — UN Women expresses indignation and condemns the cowardly attack on Malala Yousafzai, a 14-year-old girl in Pakistan who was targeted for speaking out on the rights of girls to education and to live free of violence. We […]

UN Women Condemns Attack On Girl In Pakistan


8 March 2012 Gender equality and the empowerment of women are gaining ground worldwide. There are more women Heads of State or Government than ever, and the highest proportion of women serving as Government ministers. Women are exercising ever greater influence in business. More girls are going to school, and […]

THE SECRETARY-GENERAL’s INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY MESSAGE


THE SECRETARY-GENERAL 12 August 2011 “Change Our World” is more than the theme of this year’s International Youth Day; it is an injunction that should inspire young people at all times. Far too many of the world’s more than one billion young people lack the education, freedom and opportunities they […]

MESSAGE FOR INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY



ROTARY SPEAKS With Rev. Dr. Wycherley Gumbs At their weekly breakfast meeting on Wednesday. 23 February the Rotary Club of Liamuiga was host to Rev. Dr. Wycherley Gumbs, Superintendent of the Methodist Churches in St. Kitts. His talk was entitled ‘LEST WE FORGET’ bearing direct relation to the reflections of […]

ROTARIANS REFLECT ON ‘HERITAGE’


Port of Spain, The Association of Caribbean Media Workers (ACM) observes World Press Freedom Day 2010 confident that our message of freedom of the press as the preserve of all citizens and not of a single privileged group or sector, including the media industry, is a position on which we […]

Message of the Association of Caribbean Media Workers on the ...