Tag: West Indies

CARICOM development model after COVID-19

CARICOM development model after COVID-19

| July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

RE-THINKING CARICOM DEVELOPMENT MODEL AFTER COVID-19 Governments around the world, including in Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries, have emerged as the principal players in the health and economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The private sector, for the most part, has taken a back seat with many companies turning inwards and concentrating on safeguarding their own […]

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Are Economic and Racial inequalities really myths?

Are Economic and Racial inequalities really myths?

| July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dr Thomas Sowell discusses economic inequality, racial inequality, and espouses what he calls the myths that have continued to falsely describe the system of poverty among different racial and economic classes. He attempts to explain the economic theories behind these so-called pervasive myths and proposes fact-based solutions for seemingly intractable situations.

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Seabird Harvesting increase Despite Covid-19 Restrictions

Seabird Harvesting increase Despite Covid-19 Restrictions

| June 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

Observations of Seabird Harvesting Increase Despite Covid-19 Restrictions Although seabird harvest and egg collection are prohibited by legislation of both Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines, research by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) shows that the practice continues to occur, primarily amongst fishing communities and recreationists.  Harvesting often occurs in tandem with other […]

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You Are Invited to UWI Alumni Relations Soft & Life Skills Webinar

You Are Invited to UWI Alumni Relations Soft & Life Skills Webinar

| June 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

How to Create a Business Idea  You are invited to join us for the upcoming UWI/YoPro Soft & Life Skills Webinar Series to be held on Monday, June 29, 2020, at 7:00 PM (JA Time)/ 8:00 PM (EST). Webinar Theme: How to Create a Business Idea Presenter: Mr. Julian Henry, Programme Manager, Entrepreneurship Unit at the UWI […]

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CCJ offers parties in Guyana pathway to rule of law

CCJ offers parties in Guyana pathway to rule of law

| June 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

There have been unhelpful and destructive attacks by leading members and zealous supporters of the APNU-AFC caretaker government in Guyana against all with whose position they disagree.  The targets are international organisations, CARICOM Heads of Government, other governments that have been major partners with Guyana and their diplomatic representatives. All these institutions, governments and their representatives […]

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You Are Invited To: Making the American Dream Again

You Are Invited To: Making the American Dream Again

| June 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Tomorrow, Tuesday June 23, 2020 | 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm EST, the American Foundation for The University of the West Indies (AFUWI) and UWItv will host a live, virtual forum, during which Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles will share his perspective on the contributions of Caribbean people and their descendants to the development, history and […]

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Britain’s culture war and the Caribbean

Britain’s culture war and the Caribbean

| June 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

History cannot be changed but deserves to be better understood and explained. David Jessop believes that the Caribbean has a central role to play in explaining to Britain why its colonial history is so problematic.  Last week a culture war erupted in Britain over its colonial history. Ostensibly the debate revolved around how to respond […]

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Jahvillani ft. Prince Swanny sings First Class Flight

Jahvillani ft. Prince Swanny sings First Class Flight

| June 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Greetings! Dancehall sensation Jahvillani is inviting one and all to take a ‘first class flight.’  The first person to join him is none other than Trinidad & Tobago’s Prince Swanny making this musical collaboration a whole mood! Before we get to the artists brand new single, let me walk you through some of his previous hits.  “Wileside […]

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Ricardo Drue sings HOME SICK

Ricardo Drue sings HOME SICK

| June 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

Ricardo Drue – HOME SICK MUSIC CREDITS : Ricardo Drue – Homesick ( Soca 2020 ) Written by : Ricardo Drue, Lyrikal, Kit Israel, Emanuel Rudder and Dale Ryan Produced by : Mr Roots for Wiz Records Brass – Allstar Brass Mixed by : Nikholai Greene Mastered by : Nikholai Greene https://riddimstream.it/homesick DJ PACK CONTAINS: […]

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Webinar on Responsible reporting on the COVID-19 Pandemic

Webinar on Responsible reporting on the COVID-19 Pandemic

| June 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Join us for this first in a series of training sessions on topical public health issues in the Caribbean.   Just added – Caribbean media workers, President of the Barbados Association of Journalists and Media Workers and writer with Barbados Today, Emmanuel Joseph and Managing Editor of the Jamaica Observer, Charmain Clarke. Details below.  Sign up now at this link.   […]

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