Tag Archives: Social

The Vincentian Organization Hosted Social & Cultural Event

A Vincentian organization hosted the first of its kind Social and Cultural event in Brooklyn, New York yesterday. The event dubbed “Josiah and Union Island Then and Now” was held at Nostrand Avenue in New York City. Head of the Organization, Josiah Stewart says the event was held to bring together Vincentians to socialize and… Continue Reading →

Ministry of Social Development Will Continue To Encourage “Thrifting” In Schools

The Cooperatives Division in the Ministry of Social Development says it will continue to encourage “thrifting” in the nation’s schools, through initiatives aimed at improving the schools cooperative movement. That’s according to Representative of the Cooperatives Division, Albert Edwards, as he discussed issues relating to the local cooperative movement during NBC’s Views On Issues programme… Continue Reading →

ILO Cleopatra Henry On Social Security

Representative if the International Labor Organization ILO Cleopatra Henry has highlighted the importance of social security to a country. Miss Henry was speaking at the opening ceremony of the 25th heads of social security meeting here yesterday. She said there are a number of benefits to be derived from having social security. The two-day meeting… Continue Reading →

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves On Social Security Systems

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has urged heads of Social Security of CARICOM to fully exploit the opportunities available for co-operation at the regional level. The Prime Minister gave the words of encouragement, as he delivered the feature address at the opening this morning of the 25th Meeting of Heads of social Security of CARICOM…. Continue Reading →