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DISABLED YEAR ACTIVITIES

The non-profit organization Voice of the Disabled will be hosting a series of activities later this year as it continues to raise public awareness and support for persons living with disabilities. Public Relations Officer of Voice of the Disabled, Yolanda Grant, said a major event on the organization’s calendar is the observance of White Cane… Continue Reading →

VOLCANO AWARENESS ACTIVITIES

The National Emergency Management Organization NEMO will launch its Volcano Awareness Activities today to commemorate 40 years since the last eruption of La Soufriere Volcano. NEMO says the activities will focus on community preparedness for a volcanic eruption and sensitizing the public about the ‘Volcanic Emergency Evacuation’ aspect of the Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief… Continue Reading →

ROSE HALL MEETING

Residents of Rose Hall will be involved in a Community Meeting next week, to be hosted by the National Emergency Management Organization {NEMO}. The meeting will be held to discuss evacuations plans for Rose Hall in an event of a Volcanic Eruption, as well as sensitize members of the Rose Hall community about the Tradewinds… Continue Reading →

FISH PROCESSING PLANT

Approximately nine million dollars will be invested here for the establishment of a Fish Processing Plant at Calliaqua. To facilitate this process, an agreement was signed yesterday by the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Rainforest Seafoods at the VIP Lounge at the Argyle International Airport. Rainforest Seafoods, headquartered in Jamaica, is the… Continue Reading →

CADET PUBLIC LECTURE

The St Vincent and the Grenadines Cadet Force will also host an activity next week, to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the eruption of La Soufriere. The Force will host a Public lecture is entitled: “Logistic Processes in Disaster Operations: Lessons learnt from volcanic eruptions in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.”  The presenter will be… Continue Reading →

SVG LIBRARY WEEK

The National Public Library Archives and Documentation Services will be hosting a number of activities next week to observe International Library Week in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. National Library Week is an annual celebration highlighting the valuable role libraries, librarians, and library workers play in transforming lives and strengthening our communities. It is being… Continue Reading →