On April 14 and 15, 2012, the 34 Heads of State and Government of the Americas will meet in Cartagena, Colombia, for the Sixth Summit of the Americas, to discuss a number of critical issues affecting the citizens of the Hemisphere.
The leaders will be guided in their deliberations by the theme of the Summit “Connecting the Americas: Partners for Prosperity”, which focuses on the role of physical integration and regional cooperation as a means to achieve greater levels of development and to overcome the Hemisphere’s challenges in several key areas. Continue reading →
Following the Election Petition case in Nevis recently, we at Kittivisian Life restrained ourselves from comment. However, we are cognizant that many in the Federation and worldwide are anxious for clear unbiased comment on the matter.
Beginning with the CARICOM, and OAS observer reports on the election, the indications were that there were serious issues with the way that the election process had been conducted.
We provide these two commentaries as objective opinion from one experienced in constitutional law in the hope that our readers would better understand the judgement of Justice Lionel Jones and the recommendations of the CARICOM Electoral Observation Group’s Report.
Applications are invited for OAS Academic Scholarships to be awarded for persons to undertake undergraduate or graduate studies (Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree) and/or graduate research that lead to a degree at a university or higher learning institution. Continue reading →
The Young Americas Business Trust (YABT), has put out a call for entries from young entrepreneurs between ages of 13 -36 to enter the Sixth Edition of the Talent and Innovation Challenge of the Americas (TIC Americas) www.ticamericas.net
“TIC Americas is one of our most important programs and was created with the objective of supporting young people with a business idea or a business plan to move into the implementation stage. We will help young entrepreneurs through TIC Americas to develop their business ideas into solid business plans and work with them in the implementation of those business plans through all the processes of creating new businesses and new business opportunities for our youth. Continue reading →
OAS Ministers with responsibility for Public Security in the Americas
St. Kitts and Nevis’ Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Hon. Patrice Nisbett and Commissioner of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force, Mr. C.G. Walwyn were among Ministers responsible for Public Security in the Americas, accepting a “blueprint” for police management in OAS Member states, including St. Kitts and Nevis. Continue reading →