Tag Archives: Culture

Garifuna Heritage Month Exhibitions Aims To Spark Interest In Garifuna Culture

Aspects of the local Garifuna heritage and culture will be on display here next month in a traditional Garifuna Village to be constructed as part of the 4th International Garifuna Festival. The village will be established on the ground of the Old Public Library building in Kingstown next month from March 8th to the 12th… Continue Reading →

Vincentians Have “Fast Food” Culture When It Comes To Crime Solving

Police Commissioner Michael Charles says that St. Vincent and the Grenadines has a “Fast Food” culture when it comes to solving crime. He says that this could stem from the fact that on television crime dramas, results are almost instantaneous. The commissioner says that the constabulary is doing its best to solve and combat crimes… Continue Reading →

Ministry of Culture Is Interacting With The Public And Various Groups In Preparation For 35th Anniversary

The Ministry of Culture has appealed for the support of the public as it prepares to launch of a month of activities to celebrate this country’s 35th anniversary of independence. Chief Cultural Officer, Anthony Theobalds says this year’s activities will be held under the theme: Working Together to Enhance National Pride. Mr. Theobalds says the… Continue Reading →

Youths And Vincy Mas Participation

Officials at the Carnival Development Corporation (CDC) say one of their main objectives is to build on the youth participation in the festival while fostering a better understanding about the nation’s culture by the youths. This statement was made by Coordinator of Shows at the Carnival Development Corporation (CDC), Marlon Stephenson as he expressed satisfaction… Continue Reading →

OAS/FEMCIDI Signing Project

An agreement for the implementation of a Craft Enhancement Project was signed here this morning by the organization of American states and the Ministry of Tourism Sports and Culture. Speaking at the signing ceremony Country Representative for the OAS Melene Glynn said the project is funded by the OAS Special Multilateral Fund for Integral Development… Continue Reading →