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PRISPAF AWARDS

The 2019 Primary Schools Performing Arts Festival (PRISPAF) culminated here yesterday with an Awards and Prize-giving ceremony, following two Grand Days of performances. The presentations took place at the Methodist Church Hall in Kingstown and featured the best adjudged performances from the preliminaries, which ran from February 6th to March 13th. Drama Development Officer in… Continue Reading →

IICA AGRO TOURISM

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines is continuing to implement measures to advance the Agro Tourism Sector here. And, as part of this thrust, several Farmers and other stakeholders in the Agro Tourism Industry are attending an agro Tourism Policy Setting Workshop at the Beachcombers Hotel. The workshop is organized by the Ministry… Continue Reading →

PAN CRIME CONCERT BIABOU

A Grand Concert will be held in Biabou this Sunday, to mark the 11th Anniversary of the Pan Against Crime program. The program is the brainchild of Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, and was implemented on February 20th, 2008, as part of efforts to combat the 2007 upsurge in violence and crime. The initiative has… Continue Reading →

RESILIENT URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Issues relating to urban development are being discussed, at a  two-day workshop which opened today at the NIS Conference Room. The forum is being attended by representatives from the Public and Private Sectors, and they are discussing the Revitalization of Kingstown and Arnos Vale. The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines is partnering with… Continue Reading →

VINSAVE TRAINING

Twenty women from Byera and surrounding communities are currently benefitting from a three-month skills training project at the Bysave Community Centre. The training programme is being co-ordinated by Vinsave and its subsidiary Byesave Organisation, with funds from the Australian High Commission in Trinidad and Tobago’s Direct Aid Programme (DAP). The women are learning to make… Continue Reading →