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  Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS)           On behalf of the Government and People of St. Kitts and Nevis, Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Sylvester Harris, has extended warmest congratulations to Prime Minister-elect of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. the Honourable Keith Christopher Rowley.  

Prime Minister Harris Congratulates Prime Minister-elect of Trinidad and Tobago

Basseterre, St. Kitts,  (SKNIS): Citizen by Investment Authority discussed A gathering of regional and international players met today in St Kitts and Nevis to discuss the foundation of a regional Citizenship-by-Investment authority, organised by IPSA International, a consultancy. St Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris said […]

St. Kitts And Nevis Host Historic “CBI” Regional Meeting

THE SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 5 June 2015 The theme of this year’s World Environment Day is “Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care”. Humanity continues to consume far more natural resources than the planet can sustainably provide. Many of the Earth’s ecosystems are nearing critical tipping […]

Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care

18 July 2013 This year’s commemoration of Nelson Mandela International Day comes at a moment of deep reflection on the life and work of Madiba, as the universally revered leader remains in the hospital. As we extend our best wishes to President Mandela on his 95th birthday, let us also […]


Panos Caribbean Pollution is a constant to the Caribbean Sea as is the daily tide, but it doesn’t have to be so – not if the private sector gets involved say key stakeholders involved in a recent meeting held by the United Nations Environment Programme. The Grupo Punta Cana (GPC), […]

Private Sector Key To Successful Fight Against Coastal, Marine Pollution

By Rolf Rosenkranz on 22 March 2012 What’s the development buzz today, on World Water Day? Perhaps it is about aid worker security, value for money and the use of country systems. Aid to Pakistan, the Palestinian territories, Mali. Perhaps it’s about the just-released U.S. Global Water Security Intelligence Community […]

Water Down

Germany Remains A Strong Partner In Climate Protection In The Caribbean. The German Government is supporting additional measures for climate change adaptation in the Caribbean. For this purpose, the German Government is providing CARICOM a sum of up to 5.525 million euros (approx. 7.2 million USD), which is to be […]

Germany Remains A Strong Partner In Climate Protection In The ...

The Water Services Department is hosting a week of activities to celebrate World Water Day, which is held annually on March 22nd as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. The staff of the department will be engaging […]

Water for Islands – Turning Challenges into Opportunities

By Orita Bailey I recently attended a workshop for businesses in the region, hosted by ProInvest and CaribExport, the aim was to assist regional businesses to look at opportunities for entering the European Market and what it would entail to customise their products to that specific market. Over the next […]

Earth Mother Botanicals Ltd.

Basseterre – April 7, 2009 The Organization of American States has begun its 2009 Technical Cooperation Programming, and is calling on member countries to submit project concepts to the Secretariat for Integral Development through the official channels, no later than July 31, 2009. In the Federation of St. Kitts and […]

OAS Calls for Project Concepts for its 2009 Technical Cooperation ...

The Good Ol' Days Maureen Sullivan and Dr. Raphaela Stimmelmayr Once upon a time on St Kitts and Nevis, thirsty people would go to the shops, buy a bottle of Coke, and return the empty for a quarter. The bottling company actually paid people to return empty bottles so that […]

THE Problem With Plastics: The Bottle Royale