Tag Archives: Vincentian

SVG Diaspora Committee To Facilitate Vincentian Cultural Arts Association In The US

The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Diaspora Committee of New York, Inc., has embarked on an initiative to facilitate the creation of a Vincentian Cultural Arts Association in the United States. A release from the Committee says this is being done to build on previous efforts to facilitate the overall development of the Vincentian diaspora… Continue Reading →

A National Health And Nutrition Survey Findings Will Be Presented To The Vincentian Public Today

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, in collaboration with a range of stakeholders, conducted the Surveillance Survey 2013 and ended towards the end of 2014. The survey was designed to get an improved understanding of chronic disease risk factors here in St Vincent and the Grenadines, in an attempt to put measures in… Continue Reading →

Summer Institute for Teachers

The St Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers Union this afternoon hosted a ceremony to conclude its 2015 edition of Summer Institute for teachers. Speaking at this afternoons closing ceremony 1st Vice President of the SVGTU Sheldon Govia encouraged the participants to share the knowledge gained from the workshop noting that this year had the most… Continue Reading →

Vincentian Women Advised To Pay More Attention To Their Health

Vincentian women have been advised to get regular medical check-ups, to ensure early detection of potentially life-threatening diseases and other conditions. The advice came from Jamaica-based Vincentian Dermatologist, Dr. Arusha Campbell-Chambers, as she delivered a lecture last week on the topic: Empowering Caribbean Women to Embrace Self-Care and Self-Preservation. The lecture was hosted by the… Continue Reading →

Vincentian Ruthvin Harper Is Among Regional Participants Attending A Climate Change Attachment In Fiji

Mr. Harper is an agronomist, and also an Agricultural Officer seconded to the Caribbean Agricultural Development Institute, is among counterparts from Dominica and Jamaica attending a two month attachment with the Secretariat of the Pacific Community’s Land Resources Division located in Suva, Fiji. The attachment is one of the activities of the CARIFORUM Action under… Continue Reading →