January 23, 2020

OECS trade mission concluded successfully in Guadeloupe

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Friday, November 29, 2019 — Representatives from the Competitive Business Unit of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission, along with 13 companies from multiple OECS Member States, participated in a trade mission which took place in Guadeloupe on November 12-15, 2019. The goal of this activity was to foster trade and partnerships between companies […]

Integration workshop

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Regional integration workshop for social sciences teachers By Angelica. A. O’Donoghue Assistant Director-General of Communications, Office of the Prime Minister Office of the Prime Minister, Antigua and Barbuda Wednesday, November 27, 2019 — ST. JOHN’S, ANTIGUA — On Thursday 21st November the Ministry of Education hosted a Regional Integration Workshop for Social Sciences teachers across Secondary Schools in […]

New literacy leaders

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Thirty-Nine New Literacy Leaders in the OECS! OECS/USAID Early Learners Program (ELP) Wednesday, November 27, 2019 — Aligned with the ongoing mission to improve early grade reading levels in the OECS, the Early Learner’s Programme (ELP) within the OECS’ Education Development Management Unit (EDMU) collaborated with the Caribbean Society for the Advancement of Higher Education Research […]

Launch of new OECS-UNICEF initiative to connect all OECS schools to the internet

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019 — The OECS Commission has launched ProjectConnect, which is the first pillar of the GIGA initiative – a global initiative to connect every school to the internet, and every young person to information, opportunity and choice. ProjectConnect is aimed at mapping the connectivity of all existing schools in the OECS region as […]

OECS and Alliance Française of Saint Lucia partner on the new IFLE CARICOM cooperation programme

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By Evelyne GASSE Head of Alliance Française of Saint Lucia and General Coordinator of the other Alliances Françaises of the English speaking Caribbean From OECS Monday, November 25, 2019 — Representatives from the Education Development Management Unit of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission, Alliance Française of Saint Lucia and the French Embassy to […]

Embassies of Eastern Caribbean States congratulates Dominican student on academic achievements in Morocco

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Saturday, November 23, 2019 — Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco — The Embassies of the Eastern Caribbean States to the Kingdom of Morocco (ECS Embassies) extends its warmest congratulations and highest regards to Mr. Terry Gregory Lovell for his recent academic accomplishments while pursuing his undergraduate studies at Groupe Miage, a private education institution in the Kingdom […]

OECS Chairman extends congratulations to new Premier of Montserrat

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Statement from the OECS Commission Thursday, November 21, 2019 — Chairman of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Honourable Gaston Browne, conveyed congratulations to Premier Easton Taylor-Farrell on his resounding victory at the election polls on 18 November, 2019. The OECS Chairman welcomed Honourable Taylor-Farrell and offered assurances of his highest esteem. “As […]

OECS Educators become literacy changemakers!

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OECS/USAID Early Learners Program (ELP) Wednesday, November 20, 2019 — The Early Learners Programme (ELP) within the Education Development Management Unit of the OECS facilitated the attendance of 35 Educators throughout the OECS at the International Literacy (ILA) conference in October 2019. The ILA supports literacy and assessment experts through featured cutting-edge research, classroom practices and […]

Montserrat: OECS congratulates Premier Taylor-Farrell on election victory

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Statement from the OECS Commission Tuesday, November 19, 2019 — The Commission of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) extends warm congratulations to Premier Easton Taylor-Farrell on the victory of his party at the just concluded national elections in Montserrat. Director General of the OECS, Dr. Didacus Jules, welcomed the newly elected Premier stating, “I […]

Strengthening capacities in the forecasting of natural hazards in the OECS

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019 — The first Mid-Level Meteorological Officers Continuing Professional Development Training concluded successfully in Barbados. The five day workshop was coordinated by the OECS Commission in collaboration with two entities who provided financial support and technical assistance, namely, the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (5Cs) and the Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology […]