Tags St. Kitts and Nevis


New York, 21 November 2017   The European Union reaffirms its commitment to support the Caribbean region in the aftermath of recent hurricanes Irma and Maria, as it pledges substantial support during the High-level Donor Conference on the Caribbean in New York.

EU supports recovery and resilience in the Caribbean region with ...


In the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria we were reminded of the valuable service provided by the group of volunteers known as Ham Radio enthusiasts or Amateur Radio Operators to give them their full title. Ham Radio Provide Essential Service in Disasters While the more modern communications methods such […]

Amateur Radio Moving Forward in St. Kitts-Nevis


      By Russell Williams   As the Caribbean awoke to the most powerful hurricane in the Atlantic for the last decade, users of FaceBook might have expected to be able to use FaceBook’s Safety Check Feature, however it was conspicuous by its absence!   Hurricane Irma was Missing […]

Where was Facebook’s Safety Check During Hurricane Irma?



    LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears monthly, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. Once again for 2017, the Early Childhood Unit is an advocate for […]

For Every Child, Early Moments Matter


  Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 08, 2017 (SKNIS):      Women across the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis were saluted and commended for their contribution to the development of the country, in particular, to the world of work, by Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, during the opening […]

PM HARRIS PAYS HOMAGE TO WOMEN IN COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL ...


        Lady Lynda Venner, widow of The Honourable Sir K Dwight Venner, former Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has advised that the funeral service for Sir Dwight will be held at 2:00 p.m. on 4 January 2017, at the Minor Basilica of the Immaculate […]

Sir K Dwight Venner To Be laid to Rest 4 ...



  LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine“. Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive degenerative brain syndrome that affects memory, thinking and behavior. The main […]

Alzheimer’s Disease and the Alzheimer’s Association of St Kitts-Nevis



PRESS RELEASE Following the launch of the Technical and Vocational, Education and Training (TVET) Enhancement Project, the Ministry of Education in collaboration with the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), conducted a two-day workshop, which was designed to familiarize stakeholders within the various Ministries, Departments and Industries about TVET’s enhancement project.

TVET’s Enhancing Project Preparation Moves Forward With Two-Day Stakeholder Workshop



PRESS RELEASE               Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 30, 2016 (SKNIS):   Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, assured citizens and residents alike that the Government is doing all within its power to advance medical tourism in order to […]

Regenerative Medicine Spurs Health Tourism That Will Yield Economic Benefits ...


PRESS RELEASE   The OECS Commission’s Tourism Desk continues its series of regional Community Based Tourism development exercises to the district of Saint Kitts and Nevis, the sister island of the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. The OECS Commission says this event from June 27, 2016 to 30th 2016, […]

Gingerland Nevis to benefit from OECS Community Based Tourism development ...


  PRESS RELEASE   Appointment of General Manager The Council of Management of the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society announces the appointment of Mr. Percival Hanley as General Manager of the Society with effect from 23 May 2016.  

Appointment of General Manager