Tag Archives: Garifuna Heritage Foundation

DYER HERITAGE

The Garifuna Heritage Foundation is inviting students from throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines to experience aspects of the Vincentian cultural heritage, as it hosts a number of activities from this week. The National Heroes and Heritage Month activities will commence tomorrow Wednesday March 6th, with a Cassava Food Competition at the Kingstown Technical Institute,… Continue Reading →

CULTURAL HERITAGE

Cultural Heritage in St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be the focus of a Teacher’s workshop to be hosted tomorrow by the Garifuna Heritage Foundation and the Ministry of Education. The workshop will be facilitated by Dr. Niall Finneran, Programme Leader in the Master of Arts Degree in Cultural Heritage and Resource Management at the… Continue Reading →

3rd Annual International Garifuna Conference launched

The Garifuna Heritage Foundation today launched the Conference, which is scheduled to be held here next month under the theme: The Garifuna Diaspora- Uremia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines – retrieval, inclusion and reparation. The conference will be held from October 11th to 12th at the Peace Memorial Hall, in collaboration with the University… Continue Reading →

The Second International Garifuna Conference organized by the Garifuna Heritage Foundation has been postponed.

The Second International Garifuna Conference organized by the Garifuna Heritage Foundation (TGHF) has been postponed. This is due to the extensive damage and loss of infrastructure in St. Vincent and the Grenadines as a result of torrential rains and flooding last week. The Foundation says in a release that the originally scheduled date of March… Continue Reading →

Garifuna Arrival Day

Two Vincentians are now in Nicaragua participating in celebrations to mark Garifuna Arrival Day, which is being observed today. The two are Teacher and Calypsonian Maxwell Tajo Francis of Fancy and Vice-President of the Garifuna Heritage Foundation Gail Baptiste of Owia. President of the Garifuna Heritage Foundation David Darkie Williams says the day holds great… Continue Reading →