August 15, 2022

Professor Sir Hilary Beckles elected to new leadership role on Council of the Association of Commonwealth Universities

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The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica W.I. Friday, July 28, 2022—Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Professor Sir Hilary Beckles has been elected by his peers across the international academic community to serve on the governing Council for the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). The announcement was made on July 29 in […]

Inaugural Address: Dr. Carissa F. Etienne

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1 February 2018 Distinguished Guests, PAHO Staff Members, Ladies and Gentlemen: It is the first of February, 2018 and I find myself at the mid-point of my tenure as the Director of the PanAmerican Sanitary Bureau. Five years have gone by and five years remain. I presented an account of the achievements of the past […]

Culture & Heritage Policy tabled in Cayman Islands LA

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The country’s first National Culture & Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan was tabled in the Legislative Assembly’s final session by the Hon. Premier and Minister for Health & Culture, Mr. Alden McLaughlin. Cabinet approved the historic document on Tuesday, 21 February 2017. In late 2015, the Ministry of Health & Culture embarked on the development […]

Cayman culture consultation

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Cayman Islands Culture & Heritage Policy Consultation Phase Ends The public consultation phase for the Cayman Islands’ first National Culture and Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan has come to a close, and the Ministry of Health and Culture would like to thank all community members and stakeholders who participated. “I extend my sincere appreciation to […]

Cayman Islands National Culture & Heritage Policy Development

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The Ministry of Health and Culture and the steering committee behind the creation of the Cayman Islands’ first National Culture and Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan are ready to take the next step forward, and roll out the public consultation phase for the historic draft document. The draft policy was approved to go out to […]

Central Bank outlines new strategic plan

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By CANA NEWS From Trinidad Express PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Oct 24, CMC – The Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago (CBTT) says although a turn-around in the domestic energy sector output is anticipated in 2017, “it is not only likely to take some time for an economy wide recovery to be firmly established”. The […]

Cayman Islands Government encourages participation

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Survey participation encouraged from the Cayman Islands public of Development of the Culture and Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan Progress continues on the creation of the Cayman Islands’ first National Culture and Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan. There is now a comprehensive survey designed to garner widest possible feedback from all individuals in the Cayman […]

Caribbean nations declare support for biodiversity mainstreaming efforts

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From Caribbean News Service MONTREAL, Apr 14 2016 – In anticipation of the discussions to take place at the 13th meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP 13) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) later this year, Latin American and Caribbean Ministers of Environment have adopted a decision to enhance implementation of the Convention and its […]

Cayman Islands Culture and Heritage Steering Committee formed

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A Cabinet-appointed steering committee of public and private sector stakeholders is working closely with the Ministry of Culture regarding all matters relating to the development of the first National Culture and Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan. The policy will provide a documented framework for government to address the Cayman’s heritage and culture and the conservation, […]

Royal Cayman Islands Police Service – Strategic Police Plan 2015/17

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The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service are currently preparing their Strategic Plan and set out below some of the key areas where they believe their focus should be. However they want to get the views of our community on the services they provide, to help them ensure that resources are directed to the areas that […]