The Government of Barbados remains committed to the goal of eradicating domestic and gender-based violence in Barbados. This was reaffirmed yesterday by Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, Steve Blackett, who was speaking at the launch of the 16 Days of Activism 2015 Campaign, at the Bureau of Gender Affairs, Baobab Tower, Warrens, St. Michael.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced that, for the first time ever, four female match officials have been selected for the forthcoming ICC Women’s World Twenty20 Qualifier 2015, which will take place in Bangkok, Thailand, from 28 November to 5 December.
The Sandals Foundation, the non-profit arm of Sandals Resorts International, has unveiled a new collaboration with Scholastic Book Fairs aimed at improving literacy among students in the Caribbean. Scholastic made the announcement at the recent Social Media On the Sand event at the Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa.
The Division of Tourism and Transportation will celebrate Caribbean Tourism Month 2015 with a week of activities from November 23rd to 29th, 2015 under the theme “Maximizing Tourism Opportunities”.
Dr. Maria Agard is no longer a member of the Barbados Labour Party (BLP).
Word of this came from Opposition Leader, Mia Mottley, during a press conference at the party’s Roebuck Street, St. Michael Headquarter.