May 20, 2022

OECS Statement on the Situation in Ukraine

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By Nyus Alfred Communications Officer, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Saturday, February 26, 2022 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and its Member States strongly condemn the ongoing military operations being conducted against Ukraine by the Russian Federation. The OECS staunchly upholds and defends the bedrock principles of international law that are enshrined in […]

Social protection support to migrants in times of crisis – An OECS Case

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By Alisha Ally Communications Specialist, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States & Carla Alleyne Communications Officer, World Food Programme Wednesday, February 23, 2022 — The Caribbean has a strong history of intra-regional movement for work, trade, leisure, and following the impact of a crisis, particularly in the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) region. The displacement of […]

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to host 7th Meeting of OECS Council of Ministers: Education, Feb 17-18, 2022

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By Malika Thompson Communication Specialist, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Tuesday, February 15, 2022 — Saint Vincent and the Grenadines will host the Seventh (7th) Meeting of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Council of Ministers: Education (COM:Edu) on February 17th and 18th 2022 under the theme “Education in Extraordinary Times: From Vulnerability to Resilience”.  […]

Getting Consumer Protection right in the OECS!

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By Alisha Ally Communications Specialist, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States & Shekeri Gravillis Technical Specialist, Regional Integration, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Fostering a better business environment for consumers. Wednesday, January 19, 2022 — Consumers in the Eastern Caribbean can rest assured that their rights in the physical and digital world are being protected. 35 consumer […]

Eastern Caribbean Trade and Legal Practitioners benefit from OECS – UWI Collaboration

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By Kyle Garnes Project Manager, ACP TradeCom II, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Monday, December 6, 2021 —  Advancing trade in the Eastern Caribbean Economic Union is a priority for the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States. In this regard, a specially funded cohort of trade and legal practitioners from the OECS region will benefit from the introduction […]

ECSC Virtual Opening of the Law Year 2022

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Thursday, January 6, 2022 — The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court invites you to the Virtual Opening of the Law Year 2022 on Tuesday, January 11 2022, at 10 a.m. Join Her Ladyship, The Hon. Dame Janice M. Pereira, DBE, LL.D., Chief Justice and other distinguished speakers from the Inner and Utter Bar across the OECS, as […]

OECS Fisheries industry to benefit from Value Chain Studies

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By Lench FevrierTechnical Specialist, Agriculture, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Tuesday, December 7, 2021 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission through the ACP TradeComII programme has contracted A-Z Information Jamaica Limited to develop three (3) commodity value chain studies as a basis for identifying potential for economic growth and development. The commodities being […]

OECS Health Ministers discuss “Health System Strengthening and Laboratory Advocacy during the COVID-19 Pandemic”

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By Avion Bamodu Programme Director, Health, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Tuesday, November 30, 2021 — The 7th Annual meeting of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Council of Ministers: Health convened virtually  on Wednesday, 24th November, 2021. The Meeting was chaired by Anguilla’s Premier and Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Ellis Webster, under the […]

‘WePlanet’ emerges as OECS Island Ideas Challenge Winner

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Monday, November 15, 2021 — The inaugural OECS Island Ideas Challenge welcomed over 750 ideas from across the Caribbean in the areas of business, agriculture, technology, sustainable development and education. Held as part of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Sustainable Development Movement (SDM) 2021, the Island Ideas Challenge sought to support regional development […]

Major OECS support for online learning on the way

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By Germain AnthonyTechnical Specialist, Education Development Management Unit, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States and Tahira Carter Senior Communications Specialist, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Regional educators are invited to become OECS iLearn Developers! Registration is now open. Friday, November 5, 2021 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission is much closer to the goal […]