June 4, 2023

Why ‘Bolivia Is the Center of the World’ for People’s Movements

By Rogelio Mayta / Globetrotter Humanity finds itself at a crucial moment. It’s not only war and climate change that threaten life on our planet. Ideologies and some people do too. We know that money and the production of wealth and well-being have created an ever greater and more profound gap between people, neighborhoods, cities […]

ICYMI – A New Podcast: “In Search of Black Excellence” Hosted by Dr. George Fraser on the Black World Media Network (BWMN)

Dr. George C. Fraser is Chairman and CEO of FraserNet, Inc; a company he founded almost 30 years ago with the vision to lead a global networking movement that brings together diverse human resources to increase opportunities for people of African descent. Today, FraserNet is the largest network of Black professionals and entrepreneurs in the world. His […]

TUES APR 26 7PM EST USA — Still on This Journey: Dr. Ron Daniels at 80 – A Virtual National/International Celebration and Reflections

From IBW 21 – Institute of the Black World 21st Century Tuesday, April 26, 2022 7:00pm EST — A virtual national/international celebration and reflections “Still on This Journey: Dr. Ron Daniels at 80”. Featuring reflections on the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century, 30th anniversary of Ron Daniels […]

Cayman: Speaker Series – Thursday, 28 April 2022 @ 6PM

From Cayman Islands Museum The National Museum and the University College of the Cayman Islands present our joint Speaker Series programme—where academic experts, along with members of our community, gather to share their knowledge of Cayman’s History & Culture. All Sessions take place via Zoom. To register for a lecture, email [email protected] with the title of the […]

Works from “Olympism Made Visible” to be presented at international art photography fair in Italy

08 Apr 2022 – Art photography that showcases the role of sport as a catalyst for social development and peace, will be presented at an international art fair in Italy. Led by the Olympic Foundation for Culture and Heritage (OFCH), the exhibition opens at the Milan Image Art Fair (MIA) on 28 April and features 45 works by […]

Cayman Culture Day

Cayman: Ministry of Culture & Heritage Supports Culture Day with CNCF, CINM Grand Cayman, 23 March 2022 –The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture (MSYCH) helped amplify the fundraising efforts of two of its statutory authorities and government companies (SAGCs), during Dress for Culture Day events recently. The annual 11 March observance promotes cultural pride and […]

MYSCH’s Brac Weekender 

Cayman: MYSCH’s Brac Weekender Yields Encouraging Results Grand Cayman, 25 March 2022 –The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture (MSYCH) held a successful two-day programme on Cayman Brac last weekend (Friday, 18 – Saturday 19 March).  The events variously opened up much-needed discussions with youth, provided a platform for intergenerational dialogue, recognised those who protect […]

Professor Verene Shepherd’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination message:

“…We cannot rest on our laurels.” The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. W.I. Saturday, March 19, 2022—March 21 marks the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. The annual observance is recognised annually on the day that police opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful demonstration against apartheid “pass laws” in 1960 in […]

Caymanian Proud: Memories of Her Majesty

Grand Cayman, 11 March 2022 – What might have prompted The Queen to visit the Cayman Islands not once but twice just over a decade? What are some of the most engaging conversations Caymanians had with the Monarch? What are the public’s lasting impressions about the Head of the Commonwealth following her visits? These questions and […]

Statement by OECS Director General in Celebration of International Women’s Day

Tuesday, March 8, 2022 — Today the OECS Commission joins the rest of the World in observance of International Women’s Day, under the theme ‘Gender Equality for a Sustainable Tomorrow’. This theme is apt, as it seeks to recognize and celebrate the invaluable contribution of women around the globe, whose impact continues to inspire change and […]