VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND WOMEN’S AND CHILDREN’S HEALTH ARE PRIORITY INTERVENTIONS CARICOM Secretariat — CARICOM Heads of the Government have agreed to champion the Every Caribbean Woman Every Caribbean Child (ECWECC) initiative and other activities focussed on addressing violence against women and women’s and children’s health.
ISSUED AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE TWENTY-EIGHTH INTER-SESSIONAL MEETING OF THE CONFERENCE OF HEADS OF GOVERNMENT OF THE CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY 16–17 FEBRUARY 2017, GEORGETOWN, GUYANA CARICOM Secretariat — The Twenty-Eighth Inter-Sessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) was held at Georgetown, Guyana, on 16-17 February 2017. The President […]
CCJ JUDGE, MR. JUSTICE ROLSTON NELSON, TO RETIRE CCJ, Port of Spain — The Honourable Mr. Justice Rolston Nelson, who was appointed a Judge of the Caribbean Court of Justice in 2005, is set to retire in May of this year. Mr. Justice Nelson is currently the longest-serving Judge at the Court and has acted as […]
EXPEDITE FULL IMPLEMENTATION OF CSME – CARICOM CHAIRMAN CARICOM Secretariat — The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) must expedite the full implementation of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME).
SPIRIT OF CHAGUARAMAS INSPIRES US TO INTENSIFY REGIONAL INTEGRATION – PRESIDENT GRANGER (CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) — Chairman of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) His Excellency David Granger, President of Guyana, said on Thursday that the spirit of Chaguaramas was not “the ghost or ‘jumbie’ of a […]
GRENADIANS’ LAWSUIT AGAINST RBPF TO BE FILED SOON The members of a Grenadian family who alleged that they had been subjected to degrading and humiliating treatment by the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) last October are carrying out their threat to sue the force.
CARIBBEAN COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL MEN’S DAY As the recently installed Caribbean Coordinator for International Men’s Day, I wish to place my own position and that of the conscious thinking men, regarding the subject of domestic violence which is on the increase in this country.
CARICOM SG CONGRATULATES GRENADA ON 43RD ANNIVERSARY CARICOM Secretariat– Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has commended the progress Grenada has made as it celebrates its Forty-Third Anniversary of Independence on 7 February, 2017.
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CCJ DEBUTS ELECTRONIC COURT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM Port of Spain — President of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), the Right Honourable Sir Dennis Byron, has been a fervent advocate for greater use of technology within regional judiciaries. In January 2017, this drive was enhanced by the implementation of a bespoke electronic court management software suite […]