All posts by Abigail Haynes

WPP GENERAL ORTHOPEDICS MISSION

More than sixty children are expected to receive medical attention, when the World Pediatric Project (WPP) conducts a General Orthopedics Mission to St. Vincent and the Grenadines from today. The Mission will be held from September 1st to the 7th and will be the first of three to carried out by the WPP during the… Continue Reading →

JOSEPH ON CLOSING

Students who participated in the recently concluded Police Band Summer Programme have been urged to strive for excellence in their endeavours. The words of encouragement came from Deputy Commissioner of Police Franklyn Joseph, as he delivered remarks at the Closing Ceremony for the programme, held last week at the Old Montrose Police Station. DCP Joseph… Continue Reading →

EDUCATION AND VIOLENCE FREE CONFLICTS

Vincentians have been urged to find ways to settle their differences without resorting to violence. The appeal came from Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Senator Deborah Charles, in the wake of reports of a spate of murders, shooting incidents and other violent crimes. Senator Charles said as the Government and the Police devise… Continue Reading →

BAPTIST BURSARIES

Eight more students of the Spiritual Baptist Archdiocese are now beneficiaries of the Blessed Cosmore Mathias Pompey Memorial Fund. The students were presented with bursaries from the Fund, at a ceremony held last week at the St. John’s Spiritual Baptist Church in Sion Hill. The ceremony, which was held under the theme Celebrating the legacy… Continue Reading →

NEMO WORKSHOP

A five-year Country Work Programme for St. Vincent and the Grenadines is being formulated here this week, at a three-day workshop being hosted by the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) with the support of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) and the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). The objective of… Continue Reading →