President of the Regional Council of Martinique Serge Letchimy, has confirmed that a regional summit dedicated to the preparation and the mobilization toward the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) for the United Nations’ Framework Convention on Climate Change, will be held in Martinique on May 9th, 2015.
Joint Statement by CARICOM and WICB
CARICOM and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) have agreed to establish a panel to conduct a review of the governance structure of the Board.
The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), in collaboration with the Centre for Facilitation of Investments of Haiti (CFI) and the Export and Investment Centre of the Dominican Republic (CEI-RD), conducted a Workshop on the Best Practices in Implementing Investor Tracking Systems, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti from April 15-16, 2015.
The scaling up of The Expanded Programme on Immunization to include HPV vaccination for prevention of cervical cancer, more broad-based gene testing for breast cancer and integrating palliative care as one of the pillars of cancer treatment are positive outcomes of The Barbados Cancer Registry.