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Dr. Ralph Gonsalves At The United Nations Committee On The Elimination Of Discrimination Against Women

St. Vincent and the Grenadines was represented at the 61st session of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, held in Geneva Switzerland on Friday July 24th. Word of this came from Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, at a News Conference this week. The Prime Minister said the meeting focused on… Continue Reading →

This Thursday Marks The 20th Anniversary Of The ULP

The Unity Labour Party is this week celebrating its 20th anniversary as a Political Party. Prime Minister and Party Leader, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves says Thursday October 16th marks a significant milestone in the history of the ruling Unity Labour Party. The Prime Minister expressed appreciation to individuals whom he said have contributed significantly to his… Continue Reading →

SVG Now Officially Has A Sister Islands Partner In The United States

According to a release from the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Embassy in Washington, the Sister-Islands relationship was formalized after the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between St. Vincent and the Grenadines Ambassador to the USA, La Celia A. Prince, and the Manager of Dukes County, Martina Thorton, whose role is similar to… Continue Reading →

United Nations Young Professional Programme Examinations

Examinations on several subject areas under the United Nations Young Professional Programme (UNYPP) will be carried out by the Ministry of the Education on December 4th this year. According to a release, this year’s Job Families will include: Economic Affairs, Information Systems and Technology, Human Rights, Library/Information Management/ Photography/ Political Rights and Radio Producers in… Continue Reading →

World Press Freedom Day

Journalist Shanna Daniel of the Agency for Public Information is representing St. Vincent and the Grenadines at a two-day International Conference in Jamaica this weekend, to observe World Press Freedom Day. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO will host the Conference at the Jamaica Conference Centre in Kingston. Secretary General for the… Continue Reading →