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Soufriere FM Staff Successfully Complete Training

Soufriere FM Press Release Soufriere, St. Lucia – In order to augment and recognize personal development, the Soufriere Regional Development Foundation (SRDF) held a graduation ceremony for radio station Soufriere FM’s personnel. The ceremony which was held on Friday May 19th, 2017, was to recognize the staff who successfully completed …

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St Lucians Encouraged to Donate Blood to Save a Life

Residents of Vieux Fort and environs are being encouraged to help save a life by making a blood donation.   St Jude Hospital, the main healthcare provider in the south of the island, is hosting a blood donation drive on Friday 12 May, 2017 to help replenish its limited supplies. The …

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OECS Trade Mission holds consultations in Member States

Strengthening Regional and International Trade. Tuesday, May 9, 2017 — Intra-regional and international trade potential has been strengthened following a recent OECS Trade Mission held in St. Lucia, Martinique and Dominica from April 24-28th 2017. Minister of Agriculture for St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Hon. Saboto Caesar, lead the delegation …

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Global Value Chain Analysis for Saint Lucia

PRESS RELEASE Castries, May 10th, 2017; The Organization of American States (OAS), Duke University and the Department of Commerce partner to provide training and research in Global Value Chain Analysis for Saint Lucia. The Department of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs, with the assistance of the Organization of American States …

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Saltchuk – Tropical Shipping Grant Funds Available

Through the St. Lucia Youth Business Trust, Tropical Shipping has made available grant funds for young St. Lucian Entrepreneurs. The funds will assist start-ups with an impactful scalable business model. The St Lucia Youth Business Trust (SLYBT) invites persons 18 to 25 years old to apply for grant support. Simply …

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Youth Revolution hosts ‘Strides of Unity’ relay

Press Release 5th May 2017             The Youth Revolution hosts an island wide relay deemed Strides of Unity on the 7th of May 2017. The first event of its kind; Strides of Unity aims to promote national unity, peace and healthy lifestyles a number of athletes will participate in passing …

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Regional Experts Lay Groundwork for Roadmap on Climate Change and Health

Press Release:Georgetown, Guyana. Friday April 28, 2017. Recognised by the World Health Organization, as one of the greatest threats to human health and the environment, climate change can affect safe drinking water, secure shelter, sufficient food in the Caribbean region. While emissions of greenhouse gases from the Caribbean region are …

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CARPHA joins regional climate resilience alliance led by CIMH

April 28, 2017 (Georgetown, Guyana) — The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA)  signed a Letter of Agreement (LoA) today to join other CARICOM and non-Governmental agencies, representing climate-sensitive sectors in the Caribbean, as the lead health partner on the Consortium of Regional Sectoral Early Warning Information Systems Across Climate Timescales …

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