The European Commission and the World Bank have signed a Euro 14 million agreement to be executed by the Multi-Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) to facilitate access to low cost, high quality catastrophe risk insurance for the governments of Central American countries and the Dominican Republic.
Six stars from the victorious West Indies Under-19 squad will feature in the 2016 HERO Caribbean Premier League (CPL) after the franchises completed their player rosters for the forthcoming campaign.
L-R Front row - Paradise Player-coach Jonathan Straker, Sandals Barbados General Manager. Fernand Zievinger, Dwayne De Rosario and Tony Rosario with some of the children who took part in the soccer camp
SANDALS Foundation and the DeRo United Foundation have proven to be a winning combination for positive social growth in Barbados.
Photo caption: From Left: Mr Dereck Springer, Director PANCAP Coordinating Unit, Dr Yafflo Ouattara, UNAIDS Country Coordinator, Haiti, Dr Edward Greene, UN Special Envoy for HIV in the Caribbean, His Excellency Jocelerme Privert, President, Haiti, Dr Cesar Nunez, UNAIDS Regional Director, Latin America and Caribbean, Dr Francoise Ndayishimiye, Human Rights and Senior Gender Advisor, UNAIDS, Haiti
The new Governments in Jamaica and Haiti which together account for approximately 71 percent of People living with HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean, have agreed to send high level representatives to the UN High Level Meeting (UN HLM) on HIV/AIDS on June 8-10, 2016 in New York.
The Hemophiliacs in Barbados will join the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) and other global bleeding disorders communities in marking World Hemophilia Day on April 17th 2016.