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  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 ...


Russell Williams   In September St. Kitts-Nevis UNESCO Secretariat hosted the first OECS Conference on the Ethical Dimensions of Internet Use and Cyber Security. The Conference drew on expertise from International agencies, and data from the US and Europe. What became abundantly clear was the need for the OECS and […]

Parents Must See Social Media Through a Teen’s Lens


              Russell Williams   While at the recently held conference on The Ethical Use of the Internet hosted by UNESCO in St Kitts & Nevis, we spoke with Mr. Briggs Deloach of the Berkman Centre-Harvard University about the work done at the Centre and […]

Youths Still Seek Adult Guidance When Using Social Media



Russell Williams     The Royal St. Kitts Marriott resort was the venue for the inaugural UNESCO Conference held under the theme, The Ethical Dimension of the Information Society and Internet Privacy, which began Wednesday 23rd  September. The Opening Ceremony received remarks from St. Kitts and Nevis Deputy Prime Minister […]

The First UNESCO OECS Conference on the Ethical Use of ...


Russell Williams     UNESCO Secretary General for St. Kitts and Nevis Mr. Antonio Maynard says plans for next week’s conference On the Ethical Dimensions of the Information Society and Internet Privacy to be held at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort are going well.   The two day conference is […]

UNESCO OECS Internet Conference Plans Going Well


AN OPEN INVITATION TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC The Nevis Historical and Conservation Society (NHCS) has been asked by the UNESCO Secretariat on St. Kitts to collaborate and implement, with civil society and in particular the Waset Education Foundation, Inc. and our Education Department, a project entitled “Educating the Population of St. Kitts and […]

UNESCO Afro-Caribbean Education Project



(EMU) – St. Kitts, October 16, 2013: UNESCO continues to solidify its commitment to the advancement of Education through the use of Open Educational Resources (OER) as it partners with the Ministry of Education and the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) in a policy development workshop on October 17-18. The workshop […]

UNESCO AND MINISTRY OF EDUCATION ADVANCE NATIONAL POLICY ON OPEN ...


PRESS RELEASE Friday October 11th 2013 (Basseterre): The St. Kitts Nevis Commission for UNESCO in collaboration with the Ministry of Community Development, Culture and Gender Affairs and the St. Kitts Nevis Association of Persons with Disabilities announces the launch of two (2) competitions open to the general public that is […]

STAMP AND JINGLE COMPETITIONS LAUNCHED TO RAISE AWARENESS OF THE ...


(EMU) – St. Kitts, Physical Education Teachers and Coaches in High Schools around St. Kitts and Nevis are better able to steer athletes and other students away from the use of performance enhancing substances following a workshop to provide them with comprehensive training and education on the various components of […]

UNESCO AND MINISTRY OF EDUCATION COLLABORATE WITH RADO ON ...



Press Release 30 September 2013 The Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society (BHFNPS) wishes to extend a sincere and heartfelt THANK YOU! to all those individuals and organizations who made our initial clean up of the historic Charles Fort (Hansen Home) such a successful exercise. At approximately 6:30 am on […]

Charles Fort Clean Up Thank You Message


Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 23, 2013 (SKNIS):  The COURTS Local Reading Competition, which is a collaborative effort between COURTS Ltd., the Ministry of Education and co-sponsors, is said to be not just a reading competition, but a way to promote literacy in the Federation “in a fun filled and rewarding […]

COURTS Ltd LOCAL READING COMPETITION PROMOTES LITERACY


PRESS RELEASE (NATCOM) – St. Kitts, Chairperson of the TVET Council Mr. Clyde Christopher has dubbed the Ministry of Education’s partnership with UNESCO as very beneficial, in light of the enthusiasm of UNESCO officials to advance activities leading to the drafting of a National Policy on Technical and Vocational Education […]

UNESCO AND EDUCATION MINISTRY ENGAGE STAKEHOLDERS ON NATIONAL TVET POLICY ...