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TEECA applications open

Applications open for the Trade Enhancement in the Eastern Caribbean project! The Trade Enhancement for Eastern Caribbean Project (TEECA) has been officially launched at the...

Geothermal Energy in the Caribbean

Full steam ahead: geothermal energy can fuel the future of the Eastern Caribbean. The London School of Economics and Political Science teams with Judith Ephraim...

Top Positions in 2017 OECS Essay Competition

St Vincent and the Grenadines and St Kitts and Nevis Capture Top Positions in 2017 OECS Essay Competition. Kyle Daniel DaSilva of the Mountain View...

Climate Reality: Confronting Sea Level Rise

As large ocean states, maritime matters are at the forefront of climate change discussions in the OECS and have been linked to every Sustainable Development...

OECS-PPS drives down cost of medicines

The OECS Commission is working to continue to drive down the cost of medicines via the OECS Pharmaceutical Procurement Service (OECS-PPS) which in 2016/17...

OECS Joins NDC Partnership

The OECS Commission is proud to be one of the newest members of the NDC Partnership, an initiative launched at COP22 in Marrakesh, Morrocco, to...

Allegations of Money Laundering

Joint Statement by the Relevant Authorities in St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Allegations of ‘ Money Laundering ’. Wednesday, November 1, 2017 — The relevant...

IUCN and UN Environment launch promotional videos

Nagoya Protocol: IUCN and UN Environment launch promotional videos in Saint Lucia. The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the United Nations...

Food Security: A Priority in Dominica

It has been just over a month since the Eastern Caribbean’s ‘food bowl’ was left bare following a direct hit from one of the...

Getting “Smart” on Juvenile Justice

An effective Juvenile Justice System requires ongoing training of the professionals in the system – a view supported by the Committee on the Rights of the Child and...
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Gov’t to Develop Bunkering Industry

Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. Robert Montague says the government is to aggressively pursue the development of Jamaica’s bunkering industry. This, he said, will...
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Anti-Violence Campaign rolling out

The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation will launch a comprehensive anti-violence campaign early next month to address the issue of violence in...
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Carmen René to hold parents’ meetings

The Carmen René Memorial School has scheduled grade level meetings for parents and guardians of students attending the school. The purpose of the meetings...
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GNDZ-Kidz $1.1 Million dollar Fundraiser

A major medical fundraising project has started in Grenada with the full backing of the island's Health Ministry. The initiative which is aimed at raising...
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Ban on the use of plastic items

Proposed ban on the use of plastic items for cabinet’s consideration. A proposed plan that could affect a ban on the use of plastic items...