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Kingston. March 17, 2014 Over 20 fisherfolk leaders from the Jamaica Fishermen Cooperative Union (JFCU) and affiliate cooperatives, and representatives from the Fisheries and Cooperatives Divisions were recently trained about participatory governance in a national fisherfolk workshop, in Kingston, Jamaica.


By Sir Ronald Sanders On February 9th, Prime Minister of St Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, wrote a robust letter to the Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Irwin la Rocque, pointing out the deep malaise in which the regional integration project is mired. His letter was copied to […]


Caribbean Journal Talked To Dr Girvan about his advice for new CARICOM Secretary-General Irwin LaRocque Dr Norman Girvan, Professor Emeritus of the University of the West Indies, is one of the foremost experts on Caribbean political economy. Girvan, who was formerly the Secretary General of the Association of Caribbean States, […]

Norman Girvan on Irwin LaRocque and the Necessity of a ...

Press Release: Women’s equal participation in politics is a fundamental prerequisite for genuine democracy which not only facilitates women’s direct engagement in public decision-making but ensures that the needs of half of the population are taken in to account through the implementation of equitable and just policies. Women’s participation in […]

Training Opportunity – Advancing Caribbean Women’s Leadership Skills and Political ...

(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) Three of the Sub-Committees of the Regional Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Steering Committee will begin next week to formulate a Draft Implementation Plan for the recently developed Draft Regional ICT Strategy.

Regional ICT Steering Committee Starts Work to Advance Strategy Implementation ...

FRIGATE BAY, St Kitts The establishment of an Internet Exchange Point (IXP) within St Kitts & Nevis must be a top priority if the country’s technology-based development agenda is to be fully realised. This point was highlighted by international Internet Strategist Mr. Bevil Wooding at the St Kitts/Nevis national symposium […]

New Push Toward Establishing Domestic Internet Exchange Point

Kingston, Jamaica Jamaica has far to go in the development of its ICT sector, but right now, in the eyes of five delegates from St. Kitts and Nevis, the third largest island in the Caribbean is model material.

Jamaica Leads St. Kitts & Nevis Study Tour to Develop ...

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 […]