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PM Addresses United Nations General Assembly

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves addressed the United Nations General Assembly on the night of Tuesday September 29th, urging the international community to step up efforts to address the issue of terrorism. The Prime Minister said international terrorism is a threat to all countries and stamping it out must be a shared and pressing priority…. Continue Reading →

National Library Handing Over

A quantity of equipment was handed over to the National Library, Archives and Documentation Services today, to assist in addressing the needs of Persons with Disabilities. The equipment, which is valued at 25-thousand US-dollars, was donated by the Permanent Mission of the Czech Republic to the United Nations. It includes computers and other equipment, to… Continue Reading →

St. Vincent and the Grenadines has been named among several Caribbean Countries with the highest rate of Teenage Pregnancy

St. Vincent and the Grenadines has been named among several Caribbean Countries with the highest rate of Teenage Pregnancy. A new United Nations report released here on Wednesday, has called on Governments to help girls achieve their full potential through education and adequate health services. The State of World Population 2013,” produced by the UN… Continue Reading →