An official of the food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, has been outlining the challenges faced by persons who collect data on losses in the agricultural sector, following a natural disaster. The issue was raised by FAO Representative Dr. Sel-vara-ju Rama-samy, at the start of a two-day workshop aimed at providing information on reducing risks and… Continue Reading →
Chief Nutritionist in the Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment Andrea Robin has outlined the challenges which the Ministry is encountering in addressing the problem of overweight children. Mrs. Robin raised the issue, during NBC’s Views On Issues programme on Sunday, which examined the topic: Developing Health Lifestyles for Children Through Nutrition and Play…. Continue Reading →
The sacrifices made by the trade unions of the past, cannot be forgotten, taken for granted or underestimated, so says General Secretary of the National Labour Congress (NLC), Ms Joy Matthews. Ms. Matthews, speaking on NBC radio’s “Face to Face” programme on the relevance of labour day, says that the dignities and rights that workers… Continue Reading →
St. Vincent and the Grenadines is among countries in the Caribbean which are being challenged by the increasing number of persons being afflicted by Chronic Non-communicable Diseases. The issue was raised by the Minister responsible for Consumer Affairs, Camillo Gonsalves, as he delivered a radio address to mark World Consumer Rights Day, which was observed… Continue Reading →
Media Practitioner, Mike Findlay, said the advent of technology has created a number of challenges in the changing media landscape in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He was speaking on NBC’s Views On Issues progrmme on Sunday, which focused on the topic: The Changing Face of the Media and the Youth Response.
Community College Lecturer, Jevar Maloney has highlighted the challenges which have arisen, as a result of the changes in the media landscape here Mr. Maloney raised the issue, during NBC’s Views On Issues progrmme on Sunday, which focused on the topic: The Changing Face of the Media and the Youth Response He noted that young… Continue Reading →
The year 2014 has been a challenging one for the traffic department of the royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force. That is according to Corporal Henry Providence during NBC’s face to face program this morning. Corporal Providence said while there was a reduction in the number of reported accidents for 2014 there was… Continue Reading →