Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 8th 2011 (CUOPM) –
Former Permanent Secretary in the defunct Ministry of National Security, Mrs. Astona Browne has been appointed St. Kitts and Nevis OECS Commissioner-designate and will head up the Regional Integration and Diaspora Affairs Unit.
LaRocque told he gets an institution with an ambitious agenda
BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, AUGUST 15TH 2011
CARICOM Chairman, St. Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Hon. Dr. Denzil L.
Douglas has told the region’s top civil servant that he has been bequeathed an institution with an ambitious agenda whose scope is far reaching.
“With your leadership the Secretariat must chart the way forward to redefine the sphere of our foreign policy cooperation so as to accentuate our own relevance as a grouping which has a voice in international discourse Continue reading →
As a small child I was very much mesmerized by Africa. My parents took a keen interest in the developments in South Africa in the waning days of the Apartheid regime in the late 1980s and would take any opportunity to watch the struggle unfold on television. I was a young child then and did not understand much of the significance of what I was seeing but I knew it was important. Continue reading →
The world’s oceans—which account for about 70 per cent of the Earth’s surface—are facing diverse challenges ranging from depleted fishery resources to the impacts of climate change, the deterioration of the marine environment, to issues of maritime safety and security, labour conditions for seafarers and the increasingly important issue of migration by sea. Continue reading →
The positive activities of young people in St. Kitts and Nevis will be celebrated in grand style by the Ministry of Youth Empowerment as it seeks to uplift the image of the youth population.
Peace Corps Volunteer Connie Howard Leach is spearheading an initiative
called the “25 Most Remarkable Teens in St. Kitts” which will recognize
youth who have “truly set themselves apart from their peers” and
“demonstrated leadership skills through social, education, environment,
health, economic and/or legal issues facing their communities.” Continue reading →