The National Emergency Management Organization, NEMO, will continue its volcano awareness activities this week, as it continues to focus on the risk and science associated with an active volcano. The activities are being held to coincide with the commemoration of the 36th anniversary since the last eruption of La Soufriere volcano, on April 13th 1979…. Continue Reading →
St. Vincent and the Grenadines has joined the global community in observing World Salt Awareness Week from March 16th to 22nd under the theme: ‘Healthier Futures’. Speaking on NBC’s Face to Face programme this morning, Senior Nutritionist in the Ministry of Health, Joyce Burgin, said the week serves to highlight the importance of reducing salt… Continue Reading →
The Agape Performing Arts Theater Methodist Dramatists will be partnering with the Ministry of Health to carry out an extensive Mental Health program here. Managing Director of the Agape Performing Arts Theatre, Kevin Rodriguez said their aim is to use the Theatre Arts platform to raise awareness about Mental Health issues. Mr. Rodriguez is also… Continue Reading →
The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Authority will be hosting an awareness week from Monday February 2nd targeting a range of stakeholders in the sector. The awareness campaign is being held to encourage businesses to register with the Tourism Authority, as the first step towards becoming a licensed tourism service provider.
National Disability Awareness Month is being observed here under the theme: “Sustainable Development: The promise of Technology” The National Society of Persons with disabilities in partnering with Organizations and Institutions serving persons with disabilities to host activities from November 3rd to December 3rd The activities include a Church Service to take place this Saturday at… Continue Reading →
Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Raymond Ryan, said the observance of World Food Day 2014 is intended to foster a greater appreciation for agriculture. He was speaking at the recent launch of activities to mark World Food Day, which is celebrated annually on October 16th. The United Nations General Assembly… Continue Reading →
This year’s CIBC Walk for the Cure event in St. Vincent and the Grenadines is set to take place this Saturday October 4th. A release from CIBC here says it’s all part of the Annual Walk for the Cure initiative, spearheaded by parent company, CIBC and the Caribbean Breast Cancer Foundation. The event is also… Continue Reading →