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SVG Continues To Receive Regional Assistance

St. Vincent and the Grenadines is continuing to receive regional assistance in its national recovery efforts in the wake of the December 2013 Trough System. Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves says the Government of Mexico will make available a 500-thousand US dollar grant for this country. He said a commitment has also been given by… Continue Reading →

CDEMA Continues to Offer Assistance Towards the National Relief Effort

Executive Director of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), Ronald Jackson said they have been offering assistance to St. Vincent and the Grenadines and they will continue doing this. He made this statement during a press briefing which was held recently to update the nation on the National relief and recovery efforts, following the… Continue Reading →

A number of local businesses have come out in a major way to lend assistance to persons who lost their homes and possessions

A number of local businesses have come out in a major way to lend assistance to persons who lost their homes and possessions as a result of the devastating floods of December 23rd. Residents of Spring Village, one of the areas worst affected by the trough system, yesterday received refrigerators, stoves and mattresses as part… Continue Reading →

VINLEC Employees and other individuals who have been working to restore power at the Hydro Power Plants

VINLEC Employees and other individuals who have been working to restore power at the Hydro Power Plants, have been commended for their efforts. The commendation came from Chief Executive Officer of VINLEC Thornley Myers, at a Media Conference last week. Mr. Myers said efforts to restore the other Hydro Plants are continuing, and he commended… Continue Reading →

Vincentian Gospel sensation, Bridgette Bloucher said they are expecting to have a marvellous Concert this Saturday

Vincentian Gospel sensation, Bridgette Bloucher said they are expecting to have a marvellous Concert this Saturday as they give God thanks while raising funds to assist the people who were affected in St. Vincent and the Grenadines following, the trough system. Bridgette Bloucher said she is expecting people from throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines… Continue Reading →

The Christian Community in North Leeward is preparing to hold a special service for healing and comfort this Sunday

The Christian Community in North Leeward is preparing to hold a special service for healing and comfort this Sunday, for the persons who were affected by the recent Trough System that ravaged the community. One of the Facilitators for the North Leeward Disaster Recovery Committee, Dr. Jerrol Thompson said the Service will be held as… Continue Reading →

An appeal is being made to Educators across the nation to exercise compassion in their interaction with students at this time

An appeal is being made to Educators across the nation to exercise compassion in their interaction with students at this time. The appeal came from Chief Education Officer, Lou-Ann Gilchrist during a News Conference last week. Miss Gilchrist said the Ministry of Education is providing special assistance to children who were impacted by the December… Continue Reading →