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Russell Williams   How are we to avoid new disparities in the development of knowledge societies? How are we to ensure that everybody can enjoy freedom of expression through the Internet and new media? How are we to ensure principles of mutual respect and the observance of human rights on-line? […]

UNESCO St. Kitts-Nevis To Host Regional Workshop on Ethical Use ...


With a number of member states facing high youth unemployment and stubbornly low economic growth numbers, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, is partnering with regional stakeholders to host the first, OECS Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon, from 14th to 15th August 2015. Tech Correspondent, Russell WIlliams spoke with Sybil Welsh […]

OECS Think Tank – An End Business as Usual?


PRESS RELEASE   The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is collaborating with Quintessence Consulting, e-Caribbean and other partners to spearhead an OECS Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon over the period 14 – 15 August. The Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon will bring together youth, teachers, business owners, business […]

OECS Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon To Produce IT ...



Bridgetown, Barbados Second edition of Proyecto Luz Amarilla – (Project Yellow Light), Campaign To Promote Road Safety In Latin America And The Caribbean through responsible driving A picture is worth a thousand words, and a video could possibly save a life. That’s the thinking behind the second annual staging of […]

CDB Partners With IDB To Launch Campaign To Promote Road ...



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



PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 03, 2015 (SKNIS):   Members of the global advocacy group Youth for Human Rights International (YHRI) and local educators are meeting to discuss the introduction of human rights awareness training in school curricula across the nation. Mary Shuttleworth Founder and President of YHRI has […]

HUMAN RIGHTS AWARENESS TO BE INTRODUCED IN THE FEDERATION’S SCHOOLS



Thursday 17th April 2014 Basseterre Charles Halbert Public Library, was the venue of the Read-a-Thon Awards Ceremony was the culmination of the week long Easter Read-A-Thon, held under the theme – Make Reading a Habit. Today’s Reader Tomorrow’s Leader.

Charles Halbert Public Library 2014 Read-A-Thon



PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 29, 2013 (SKNIS):  Persons in the field of education have been congratulated for their commitment and hard work that resulted in the highest passing grades in the last four years, by students that sat the June 2013 CXC exams. So, it’s probably fitting that […]

EDUCATION WEEK HIGHLIGHTS THE COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE


The Advancement of Children Foundation (ACF) will be hosting an awareness seminar in an effort to (i) promote and educate various community groups of its purpose and (ii) provide guidance on preparing applications for eligible projects. The event will take place on Thursday, 22 August 2013 at the Marriott Resort […]

Advancement of Children Foundation Awareness Seminar


Operation Future Press Release In August of 2012 Operation Future invited Mr. Daniel Suter, Criminal Justice Adviser to the Eastern Caribbean, to participate as a speaker at our annual conference. Mr. Suter introduced the participants in the conference to a program called “No Witness No Justice”, this program is a […]

“No Witness No Justice”