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Gender Bias Persists In Region’s Labour Market

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mar 08 2017 -The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has called for the creation of quality jobs that...

Doctors Plan Strike In Support Of Arrested Colleague

BRADES, Montserrat, Mar 02 2017 – Doctors in Montserrat have embarked on protest action in support of their colleague, Dr. Franklin Perkins, who was...

Wives Of CARICOM Leaders Meet In Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Feb 17 2017 – The first ladies of five Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders have discussed issues aimed at reducing teenage pregnancy, domestic...

Canada Announces $70M In Development Aid For Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 09 2017 –  Canada has announced roughly $70 million in development aid for Haiti a day after the poor country returned...

Teen Girl Gang Raped In Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Feb 05 2017 - On Jan. 4, a tragedy occurred in Haiti —  the latest in a number of gender-based sexual violence against...

Thousands Of Women To March On Washington

WASHINGTON, Jan 21 2017 – Thousands of women are expected to gather on Saturday for the Women’s March on Washington, a kind of counter-inauguration...

Gender Row Athlete Caster Semenya Marries Long-Term Partner

PRETORIA, Jan 11 2017 – Gender-row athlete Caster Semenya married her long-time partner in an extravagant ‘white wedding’ ceremony which coincided with her birthday...

CARICOM/UN Women Sign MOU On Gender Equality And Empowerment

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Jan 09 2017 -  The Caribbean Community Secretariat signed a Memorandum of Understanding with UN Women to support the Community's work on...

US$194 Million CDB Assistance For Guyana

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Dec 10 2016 – The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a country strategy for Guyana for...

CDB Approves US$436 Million For Trinidad & Tobago

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Dec 10 2016 – The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a country strategy for the Republic...