Tag Archives: St. Vincent

St.Vincent Will Among Other OECS States Observe World OECS Day

Vincentians joined with their colleagues throughout the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States, OECS, in observing OECS Day today. And the OECS Secretariat hosted a Radio discussion programme to commemorate the Day, During the discussion, Tourism Program Officer at the OECS Secretariat’s Economic Affairs Division, Dr. Lorraine Nicholas emphasized the need for the region to work… Continue Reading →

Empowerment Of Single Mothers

An Official from the St. Vincent Planned Parenthood Association has stressed the need for greater efforts to be made to empower single Mothers in the society. The suggestion came from Youth Programme Coordinator at the Planned Parenthood Association Nelly Phillips during NBC’s Views On Issues Programme on Sunday. Miss Phillips said more needs to be… Continue Reading →

CGF Initiative Accountability Workshop In SVG

The central planning division is in the process of hosting the first accountability workshop for the St. Vincent chapter of the Caribbean Growth Forum CGF initiative. Speaking at this morning’s opening ceremony Director of Planning Laura Anthony Browne during her opening remarks highlighted the reasons for hosting an accountability workshop. Mrs. Browne said a number… Continue Reading →

VINLEC Occupational Safety and Health Conference

The St. Vincent Electricity Services Limited VINLEC will host a News Conference today to discuss plans for the hosting of a National Occupational Safety and Health Conference next month. The Conference will be held to facilitate co-operation among organizations in fostering a national culture of Health and Safety. It will focus on the proposed legislation… Continue Reading →

Disaster Management In St.Vincent And The Grenadines

Permanent Secretaries and Senior Public Servants met at the Foreign Affairs Conference Room yesterday to fashion a national Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) policy and strategy for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. A release from the Agency for Public Information, API, says once this document is finalized, this country is expected to adopt and implement the… Continue Reading →