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PRESS RELEASE OECS Commission, Castries, St. Lucia, May 3rd, 2015- Five OECS Member States, Antigua and Barbuda; the Commonwealth of Dominica; Grenada, Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines have successfully launched a Multidimensional project on reducing poverty in the OECS. The Government of Chile is funding the project […]

A Further Step to Poverty Reduction in the OECS Through ...


Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 16, 2015 (SKNIS):   James Galloway gave a powerful performance entitled “Try to Understand” to earn the top spot at the “Brainstorm” – Spoken Word Slam finals on March 14.   Galloway was among ten persons, who creatively expressed their opinions on crime, the impact it […]

James Galloway Wins Inaugural Brainstorm Challenge


TRINIDAD and TOBAGO A Brighter Day: UNDP and UNV restoration work at Ferdeans Children’s Home (18 July, Point Fortin). Staff of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Volunteers (UNVs) will be doing renovation and restoration work at the Home. Background: http://www.mandeladay.com/calendar/event/restoration-work-at-ferndeans-children-home . Contact Sharon Ramsaran (sharon.ramsaran@undp.org) for […]

MANDELA DAY CELEBRATIONS AROUND THE REGION



Ottawa, Ontario? On the occasion of the second anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti, the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, announced that Canada has committed to resettle 5,000 families (approximately 20,000 individuals) displaced by the 2010 earthquake and restore the Champ de Mars, a major public park […]

Canada to Resettle Haitians from Champ de Mars


GEF (Global Environmental Facility) Small Grants Programme Five communities in Jamaica – Glengoffe, Bunkers Hill, Woodford, Cascade and the Portland Bight area – are on the way to making sure that they can deal with the anticipated impacts of climate change such as stronger hurricanes, flooding and drought. This is […]

Five Jamaican Communities Adapting to Climate Change