Tag Archives: Eastern Caribbean

Claudette Laidlow-Williams On Chikungunya

Vincentians who intend to travel are being advised to take the necessary precautions to curtail the spread of the chikungunya disease. St. Vincent and the Grenadines is among a growing list of countries in the Eastern Caribbean, with confirmed cases of chikungunya, a virus similar to dengue, transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito. Three cases… Continue Reading →

The Vincentian public will continue to experience cloudiness and scattered showers because of a low level Trough System

Weather Officials say the Vincentian public will continue to experience cloudiness and scattered showers because of a low level Trough System that is approaching St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Eastern Caribbean. The Met Office says some instability will linger, with Partly Cloudy to Cloudy skies and Scattered Showers expected to dominate the conditions. It says however the brisk low… Continue Reading →

The Ministry of National Mobilization is preparing to hold a series of consultations .

The Ministry of National Mobilization is preparing to hold a series of consultations as it prepares to continue its work on the implementation of the OECS Juvenile Justice Reform Project here These consultations will come as a follow up to the recently held National Juvenile Conference which had participation from over one hundred and seventy… Continue Reading →