Tag Archives: Human Trafficking

  1. 2021: International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), in collaboration with the Alliance 8.7 global partnership, is launching the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour, to encourage legislative and practical actions to eradicate child labour worldwide. The International Year was unanimously adopted in a UN General Assembly resolution in 2019. A main aim of the year […]

    January 18, 2021ControversyNo comments
  2. Is Barbados being a satellite Nation of PR of China?

    CAVEAT This was an anonymous eMail sent via a German re-mailer, at BajanReporter we try to accommodate all perspectives, even those we may disagree with… It is up to Yan Xiusheng or other similar interests to either agree or disagree with these suggestions? Is Barbados Becoming a satellite of China? Today I listened to the […]

    January 15, 2020Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Barbados is ninth CARICOM country to join Regional Initiative on eliminating child labour

    Barbados is the ninth CARICOM country to join the Regional Initiative, Latin and America and the Caribbean Free of Child Labour. Sen. the Dr Esther Byer-Suckoo, Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development symbolically handed over the signed agreement to José Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs, ILO Regional Director of the Americas and Caribbean in the […]

    December 18, 2017PoliticalNo comments
  4. Fourth Annual Multilateral Maritime Interdiction and Prosecution Summit held in Barbados

    On April 19 and 20, the U.S. Coast Guard held the fourth annual Multilateral Maritime Interdiction and Prosecution Summit in Barbados at the Hilton Barbados Resort. The summit, which gathered representatives from law enforcement agencies throughout the region, the Dominican Republic, and France, focused on building partnerships to deter and disrupt transnational organized crime organizations […]

    May 8, 2016Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  5. Missing girl Redman & traced missing girls

    Police are seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing girl. Missing is Makeba Katrina Redman 14 years, a student of Grantley Adams Secondary School. Makeba left her home at Hopewell, Christ Church sometime between 1:00 pm am 1:10 pm on Thursday 18 February 2016 and has not been seen since. At the […]

    February 21, 2016CrimeNo comments
  6. 13 year old Barbadian found: Rihanna Harte, now safe at home

    Please note that missing girl Rihanna Harte 13 years, of Halton Terrace, St. Philip has been traced and is safe. David Welch; ASP (Ag) Public Relations Officer

    November 9, 2014CrimeNo comments
  7. “Apple’s Sexist and Racist Employment Policies: ‘As American as Apple Pie?'” By Rebecca Theodore

    {EDITOR’s NOTE: The opinions, beliefs and viewpoints expressed by the author and any commenters on this article do not necessarily reflect the opinions, beliefs and viewpoints of nor official policies of} Here, in the southern portion of the San Francisco Bay area of northern California many of the world’s largest technology corporations thrive […]

    September 14, 2014Featured, TechnologyNo comments

    The rights of children are often under-evaluated. It has been known that children under the age of 18 years often forced to work to provide for their families. Many of these children died as the result of the harsh environments that their tender and under-nourished bodies endured. As a result, developing nations have designed specific […]

    August 31, 2014Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  9. Barbados’ Latest Missing girl – Felisha Grant

    The RBPF are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing girl. Missing is Felisha Maria Grant 14 years, a pupil of The Grantley Adams Secondary School who resides with her father Francis Grant at Plum Tree Road, Haggatt Hall, St. Michael Description Felisha is about 5′ 2″ tall, slimly built and of a dark […]

    July 10, 2014CrimeNo comments
  10. “Human trafficking: The US should help not hector” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    Human trafficking is a despicable, dehumanising and exploitative practice that is rightly described as ‘modern day slavery‘. That its principal victims are women and children, who are not only stripped of their rights but also of their humanity, is a stain of disgrace on governments that fail to act to stop the perpetrators. To be […]

    June 26, 2014PoliticalNo comments
  11. Barbadian Police find 14 year old: Shamira Griffith-Bartlett now back home

    Shamira Griffith-Bartlett 14 years of Paradise Village, Market Hill, St. George who was reported missing on Wednesday 28th day of May 2014, has been traced and is safe.   David Welch; Inspector RBPF’s Pub. Rel’s. Officer

    May 29, 2014Crime1 comment

    When Britain first at Heav’n’s command Arose from out the azure main; This was the charter of the land, And guardian angels sang this strain; Rule, Britannia! Britannia, rule the waves: Britons never will be slaves. The nations not so blest as thee, Shall in their turns to tyrants fall; While thou shalt flourish great […]

    May 17, 2014Editorial, Rally6 comments
  13. Royal Barbados Police Force continue to search for this missing girl

    The Police is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing girl. Missing is Mellisa Marisha Phillips, 14 years, a pupil of Springer Memorial Secondary School who lives at Light foot Cross Road, St. Michael. Description Mellisa is about 5’6″ tall, slimly built and of a brown complexion. She has an oval shaped head, black […]

    May 14, 2014CrimeNo comments
  14. Barbados’ Latest missing is Melissa Marisha Phillips, 14 years, of Lightfoot Cross Lane

    The Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Melissa Marisha Phillips, 14 years, of Lightfoot Cross Lane, Bridgetown. She left home about 2.45 pm on Monday 21 April 2014, heading in the direction of Whitepark Road, and has not been seen or heard from since. At the time she was wearing a knee-length dress, […]

    April 27, 2014CrimeNo comments
  15. Tameisha Zena Williams (16) who was reported Missing – has now been traced

    We thank all Barbadians as well as the Media for their assistance. David Welch; Inspector Public Relations Officer

    April 1, 2014CrimeNo comments
  16. Latest Missing girl: Kaylashay Campbell

    Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing girl. Missing is Kaylashay Shamarica Campbell, 16 years, a pupil of The Graydon Sealy Secondary School who is residing at Rollins Road, St. Christopher, Christ Church. She is a Jamaican National. Description Kaylashay is about 5’ 4” tall, stoutly built and of dark complexion. She […]

    April 1, 2014Controversy, CrimeNo comments
  17. Former Missing girl, Abbygale Joseph, returned safely at home

    Abbygale Joseph, 16 years, of Vauxhall Gardens, Christ Church, has been traced. David Welch; Inspector Public Relations Officer

    March 19, 2014CrimeNo comments
  18. Barbados Police on Lookout for Missing girl: Felicia Ann-Wright

    The Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing girl. Missing is Felicia Ann Wright, 15 years, a pupil of Princess Margaret Secondary School who lives at Work Hall, St. Philip. Description Felicia is about 5′ 4″ tall, slimly built and of a brown complexion. She has medium size ears which are pierced […]

    March 6, 2014Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  19. Artisans & domestics to take to airwaves to press Caribbean governments to keep CARICOM free movement promise

    Household domestics and artisans from five CARICOM nations – Jamaica, Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago, St Kitts & Nevis and Barbados – are take to regional airwaves on Sunday in their latest bid to urge the region’s governments to honour their rights to freedom of movement, granted them more than five years ago. In a region-wide […]

    February 12, 2014Political, TravelNo comments
  20. HBO’s Boardwalk Empire – Glimpsing at insights from Terry Winter (creator, writer and executive producer of the show)

    Q: Could you give us a synopsis of where we pick up the action again, and where the major characters are? TERRY WINTER: We are back in Spring of 1924, eight or nine months on from the close of last season. Nucky has made good on his promise to Chalky to give him a nightclub […]

    October 30, 2013Cinema, CrimeNo comments
  21. Barbados Coalition of Services Industries (BCSI) reacts to the CCJ Ruling on Shanique Myrie

    The Ruling of the CCJ in the Shanique Myrie case is a significant step forward for the CARICOM Freedom of Movement Regime. The BCSI is still to go through in more detail the full ruling of the court and its interpretation of Barbados’ obligations to CARICOM nationals under the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas but our […]

    October 13, 2013Editorial, TravelNo comments