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The Ministry Of Education Is Changing Their Early Childhood Development Mindset

A number of innovations will be featured in the 2015 programme for Child Month, as the Ministry of Education moves to focus on the health of the nation’s children. Word of this has come from Senior Education Officer in charge of Early Childhood Education Gwenette Cambridge, as the Ministry prepares to launch Child Month activities… Continue Reading →

The Government of SVG Has Been Commended For Its Major Emphasis On Early Childhood Development

The commendation came from Regional Director of the United Nations Children Fund for Latin America and the Caribbean Bernt Aasen, who wrapped up a two-day official visit to the state yesterday. While here Mr. Aasen and his delegation visited Government Ministries and Communities to assess UNICEF’s Program support to St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Speaking… Continue Reading →

Sexual Violence Continues To Be A Major Challenge For The Development Of Women In SVG

The Statement was disclosed by the Co-ordinator of the Gender Affairs Division in the Ministry of Social Development Polly Oliver, during NBC’s Views On Issues Programme on Sunday. The discussion focused on the topic: The Achievements and Advancement of Women in St Vincent and the Grenadines Mrs. Oliver noted that although some progress has been… Continue Reading →

33-Million Dollar Kingstown Development Project

A 33-million dollar project will be unveiled this year for the further development of Government Buildings in capital, Kingstown. This is among a number of Infrastructural developments announced by Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves during his Budget Address last Wednesday. The Prime Minister said the development of a Modern City at Arnos Vale is one… Continue Reading →

The Government of SVG Will Be Implementing A Restoration And Development Programme For Fancy

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be implementing a Restoration and Development Program for the village of Fancy. This was announced by Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves during his Budget Address yesterday. He said the program will be finalized and implemented in collaboration with the families affected, as a result of the… Continue Reading →

Over $300,000 EC Allocated To The Poverty Alleviation Programme

Several communities across the country will benefit from poverty alleviation programmes to be implemented in the New Year by the Ministry of Social Development. Minister of Social Development, Frederick Stephenson made the disclosure, as he contributed to debate on the 2015 Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure in Parliament last week. He indicated that over three… Continue Reading →