Tags Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS)


Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS):   Environmental Education Officer promises to educate citizens on climate change The Department of Physical Planning and Environment on St. Kitts has pledged to continue the campaign to educate locals about climate change and how it impacts their lives and livelihoods. The promise was made by […]

Planning Department To Step Up Message On Climate Change


Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS):   Twenty-four (24) participants within the juvenile justice system recently completed Aggression Replacement Training (ART) organized by the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission, through the Juvenile Justice Reform Project.   Dr. Barry Glick, OECS Consultant explained the procedure used for the five-day course held […]

Regional Agencies Better Equipped To Deal With At Risk Youth


Russell Williams   Some days ago I publicly expressed my concerns that after the swearing in of the new cabinet ministers, that the ministry of technology appeared to have been dropped. I wasn’t unduly worried because I thought that perhaps it would fall under infrastructure along with telecommunications. However, after […]

Technology, No Longer Homeless



PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 12, 2013 (SKNIS)  About 300 students from high schools in St. Kitts and Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (CFBC), filled the Ministry of Agriculture’s conference room at La’guarite to participate in a Public Education Programme on Regional Integration, arranged by the Organization of Eastern Caribbean […]

OECS REGARDS EDUCATION AS A TOP PRIORITY


PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): Director General of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Dr. Len Ishmael has encouraged Kittitians, Nevisians and all nationalities of member states to embrace the identity of an OECS citizen and maximize the benefits it offers. During an interview with the St. Kitts […]

RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO REAP OECS ECONOMIC BENEFITS


National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in collaboration with the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) under the programme “Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Management in OECS Countries”, will be organising a 3-Day training exercise, to commence on Tuesday, 21st February, in […]

Disaster Risk Management Exercise Targets Half Way Tree as Pilot ...



By Sir Ronald Sanders 2012 dawns on a gloomy horizon for the 15 countries of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). It is a dawn whose breaking, although foretold, was largely ignored. If the inertia continues in the vague hope that external conditions will improve to the extent that global buoyancy will […]

Crunch Time: The Caribbean in 2012