Canada gives grants to Jamaican organisations to advance gender equality

The High Commission of Canada in Jamaica has offered five grants to local organisations to advance gender equality, peace and security in the communities...

Message From the Caribbean Family Planning Affiliation

November 25 marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and kicks off 16 days of activism to stop gender-based violence...

SCLAN commits to ICPD 25 and 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda

The Spouses of the CARICOM Leaders Action Network (SCLAN) participated in the Nairobi Summit, a high- level conference on the 25th Anniversary of the...

US$15M Disaster Recovery and Environmental Resilience Project for Antigua

UNDP is launching a multi-million-dollar project in nine Caribbean countries, with generous support from the Government of Canada and the UK Department for International...

British firm affected election outcome says Grenada Opposition Leader

The newly elected  leader of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Franka Bernardine, believes that the former political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica assisted...

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce: Lone Caribbean national on BBC 100 Women 2019

The BBC has revealed its list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2019. This year 100 Women is asking: what...

Kaymar Jordan is new Editor-In-Chief of The Gleaner

The Gleaner Company (Media) Limited, a member of the RJRGLEANER Communications Group, has appointed career communications specialist and journalist Kaymar Jordan as its next...

Former president of Trinidad Senate Dr. Linda Baboolal dies

Former President of the Senate, Dr. Linda Baboolal  – the first woman to hold this position, died on Thursday at the age of 78. Baboolal, who...

Guyana-born Valerie Amos appointed new of Master of University College Oxford

Current Director of SOAS University of London, former politician and former senior United Nations official Baroness Amos CH PC has been appointed as the...

Jamaica activates national Ebola virus plan

Jamaica says it has activated its national Ebola Virus Disease Response Plan after the Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) warned that regional countries...