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Tag Archives: delegation

  1. Nanyo City Officials Visit the Barbados Olympic Association

    Olympic solidarity was at its height when officials from Nanyo City, Japan, paid a courtesy visit to the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) in Wildey, on Wednesday. A number of participating countries in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been paired with a city in Japan. The Barbados visit was part of a cultural exchange that […]

    August 13, 2019OlympicsNo comments
  2. BOA Announces Barbados’ 2019 Pan American Games Delegation

    The Technical Commission of the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) has ratified the final delegation to represent Barbados at the Pan American Games in Lima Peru from July 24 – August 11, 2019. Secretary-General of the BOA and Chairman of the Technical Commission, Erskine Simmons said that he was pleased with the due diligence of […]

    July 25, 2019AthleticsNo comments
  3. Opposition Leader makes call for better Funding as a Regional Priority

    If the Caribbean is to continue to make strides in the 21st Century and achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) then learning, finance and medical assistance must improve at the regional capacity… Barbados dropped almost 20 notches in the Human Development Index (HDI) standings in the last three years. Analysis of the United Nations Development Project’s […]

    September 27, 2016PoliticalNo comments
  4. CDEMA and Argentina White Helmets Commission discuss model volunteerism program for region

    A high level White Helmets delegation visited the CDEMA headquarters recently to share their experiences on volunteerism in emergencies and disaster management and to discuss partnering with CDEMA to develop a model of volunteerism for the region. The White Helmets Commission of Argentina is an institution that focuses on creating community disaster response teams through […]

    August 20, 2015NatureNo comments
  5. Nigeria sends Dep. Gov. Amos Utuama to Barbados to probe allegations…

    Everybody tries to squeeze a little bit of the funds for themselves and their brothers and in the end there are never enough funds to complete the original goals and standards of the project. All the time. Every time. But this time there were some major feeders at the trough… or so says Donna St. […]

    January 31, 2015Political, Travel, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. OAS & Canadian partnership hopes to reduce Addict Recidivism in Caribbean jails

    The Organization of American States (OAS), through the Executive Secretariat (ES), of the Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission (CICAD), inaugurated today the 3rd and last two-day regional training workshop on Monitoring and Evaluation of Drug Treatment Courts (DTCs) in Bridgetown, Barbados. The workshop involved officials of the justice area, health sector and treatment areas, including […]

    December 4, 2014CrimeNo comments
  7. REPORT OF ILO CREDENTIALS COMMITTEE ON THE OBJECTION LODGED BY THE BWU TO THE DELEGATE OF BARBADOS TO I.L.O CONFERENCE

    In 2013 and 2014, the Government of Barbados invited the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados, to nominate the Workers’ Delegate to attend the 102nd and 103rd Sessions respectively, of the International Labour Conference, held in Geneva, Switzerland. In 2013, the Credentials Committee of the ILO in its report on the ‘Objection […]

    June 22, 2014Business, TravelNo comments