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Archives for September 22, 2020

CANARI stands ready to support Caribbean governments in Escazú implementation

Port of Spain, September 22, 2020 – September 26, 2020 marks the end of the official period for signatures on the Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean (widely known as the Escazú Agreementbecause it was signed in Escazú, a suburb of San Jose in Costa Rica).  […]

Cayman: Ground broken for St. Mary’s Garden of Rest

Grand Cayman (GIS): Over the weekend, Ministers, MLA’s, Department of Environmental Health (DEH) management and staff, along with other distinguished guests, gathered for the ground-breaking of a 5.7-acre cemetery in West Bay. The new cemetery, St. Mary’s Garden of Rest, comes at a time when pressure on burial spaces is increasing in the Cayman Islands, as […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 22 September 2020 – NO new positives

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports 321 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Monday, 21 September. All were negative. The total number of people in isolation, either at a government facility or in their homes as required by the Medical Officer of Health, is 232. 

Reminder – FirstCaribbean-HCC Webinar “Corporate Wellness during Covid-19″

Strategies for maintaining workplace wellness during the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond is a very interesting and useful discussion to have at this time. This is the topic for discussion at our FirstCaribbean/Healthy Caribbean Coalition webinar on Thursday, 24 September, 2020, from 12:00 noon – 1:30pm EST in celebration of Client Appreciation Day. For more information […]

The UWI mourns the passing of Sir Selvyn Walter

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Tuesday, September 22, 2020. — The passing of Sir Selvyn Walter represents a monumental loss of intellectual forte, cultural pride and patriotism for the nation of Antigua and Barbuda and The University of the West Indies (The UWI) community. Sir Selvyn attended The UWI Mona Campus in the 60s and […]

Puzzles of the week

Puzzles for Sep 21-22 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword TODAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #5 YESTERDAY’s CROSSWORD PUZZLE #4 SOLUTION

Recipe of the week

Easy Korean Sticky Chicken From Yummly 14 Ingredients 20 Minutes 370 Calories Servings 4 Description The sweet and spicy flavors of this dish echo Korean fried chicken wings, but without the hassle of deep frying. Look for gochujang, a sweet and spicy Korean red pepper paste, in the International aisle of many grocery stores, at […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Monday 21-September-2020

By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solutions Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP September 21, 2020 Today’s topics: CDC Does It Again, Gruesome Death Milestone CDC Does It Again Last week, on Friday, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued updated guidance confirming what many of us have been saying for quite some time. SARS-CoV-2, […]

ICIJ’s ‘FinCEN Files’: OffshoreAlert FREE Webinar

he International Consortium of Investigative Journalists will discuss its latest project – the ‘FinCEN Files‘ – in an OffshoreAlert FREE webinar on Thursday. “The FinCEN Files is a cross-border investigation based on secret documents that exposes how banks and regulators have failed the public by allowing dirty money to flow unchecked around the globe,” says the ICIJ. […]

Original Study: How recent political events have had a significant impact on the health of Americans

Governments all around the world have put in the effort to control the epidemic. Wearing masks is the primary method of managing the spread of COVID-19. But, in the United States, a huge portion of the population resists wearing face masks. Our team decided to delve a little deeper into this growing problem and see […]