Tag Archives: panel discussion

  1. Regional analysts chime in on Caribbean pandemic management coordinated by the Media Institute of the Caribbean

    The Media Institute of the Caribbean (MIC) has engaged several outstanding Caribbean thought-leaders to examine key aspects of pandemic management interventions in the region. Authoritative analyses offered by economists/social scientists Marla Dukharan, Dr Terrence Farrell and Kairi Consultants headed by Dr Ralph Henry are currently available on the COVID-19 Relief Monitoring Hub accessible on the […]

    August 24, 2021EducationNo comments
  2. Roundtable book discussion for Barbados’ Heritage Month

    What book would you consider crucial to understanding or appreciating your culture and heritage? A book that makes you think about how we live. Or how we SHOULD live? I’ve chosen How Music Came to the Ainchan People, a novel by Barbadian master storyteller Timothy Callender for a roundtable book discussion for Barbados’ Heritage Month. […]

    June 19, 2021Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. Businesses ready for WIN-WIN road to recovery & inclusive financing at the UN Women Webinar Series

    The road to recovery has been a challenge for many businesses over the last year – whether they are struggling to keep an already existing business going, hoping to launch a new business or managing fast-paced growth as a result of the pandemic. For resilient entrepreneurs weathering the economic shocks, the UN Women Multi Country […]

    June 13, 2021Education, FeaturedNo comments

    The UNCTAD 15 Conference which will be hosted by Barbados from 3 to 8 October 2021 will now be a virtual event. Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor Mottley, and UNCTAD’s Acting Secretary-General, Ms. Isabelle Durant, just made this announcement. The Conference is the highest decision-making body of the United Nations Conference on Trade and […]

    March 20, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  5. Virtual Caribbean Safe School Initiative Pre-Ministerial Forum Scheduled for 15 – 26 March, 2021

    The Virtual Caribbean Safe School Initiative (CSSI) Pre-Ministerial Forum has been organized through a collaborative effort between the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas and the Caribbean (UNDRR ROAC), Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Office (UNESCO) in Latin America and the […]

    March 1, 2021NatureNo comments
  6. Public Zoom Meeting on IDB Global Roads Project

    A public Zoom meeting on the 6 roads chosen for the Global Roads Project, of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Road Rehabilitation and Improving Connectivity of Road Infrastructure Programme, is set for Wednesday, February 24th, at 6 PM. to 8:00 P.M., at zoom link: – Meeting ID – 963 4258 8687 and Passcode: – […]

    February 23, 2021Featured, NatureNo comments
  7. Caribbean Against Apartheid in Palestine 28/11/2020 November 23, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  8. The BOA Celebrates International Men’s Day

    The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) is joining organisations around the world this Thursday, November 19, to celebrate International Men’s Day. Since 1999, International Men’s Day (IMD) has been celebrated on November 19 every year and is recognised in approximately 80 countries globally. The day is an opportunity to pause and celebrate the diversity of […]

    November 17, 2020AthleticsNo comments
  9. SAVE THE DATE! ‘What’s Next?’ Global Conversation Nov. 3rd

    You are being invited to the next session in the “What’s Next?” Global Conversation Series, titled “Women’s agency and poverty eradication in Small Island Developing States.” This session is organized by staff from the SROC and will feature an engaging panel of development leaders including The Hon. Mia Mottley, Prime Minister of Barbados; USG Cristina Duarte, […]

    November 2, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  10. ‘Telling Our Story,’ a Panel Discussion with The Ministry of Maritime Affairs and The Blue Economy

    Tomorrow morning from 10:00 am, November 2nd, the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy will host a Panel Discussion streamed from the Ministry’s Headquarters in Christ Church at the Civil Aviation Building, Hopefield Development, Charnocks with the theme? “Telling Our Story,” and includes MMABE Minister – the Hon. Kirk D. M. Humphrey; Director […]

    November 1, 2020Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  11. Regional and International Government Officials to Talk Digital Transformation

    Three regional and international government officials will discuss digital transformation during the upcoming fifth edition of the Central Bank of Barbados’ 2020 Caribbean Economic Forum, “How to Digitise an Economy“, which takes place Tuesday, October 27 at 8:00 p.m. They are Her Excellency Paula Ingabire, Minister of ICT and Innovation in Rwanda; Akilah Byron-Nisbett, Minister […]

    October 27, 2020BusinessNo comments
  12. UN Launching multi-million-dollar Regional Project to Empower Women and Youth in the Agri/Fisheries Small Business Sectors

    The United Nations Trust Fund for Human Security Project will be formally launched on Tuesday 20 September. Set to benefit over 162,000 people in the Caribbean, the focus is on reaching the most vulnerable – particularly women and marginalised youth who continue to be disproportionately affected by economic, social and environmental challenges. UN Women and […]

    October 19, 2020Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  13. Fifth And Sixth DE-CODE Dialogues Engage ‘DE-CODING HUMAN RIGHTS: Embracing Difference’

    The University of the West Indies’ (UWI‘s) Cultural Studies Society (CSS) will host its fifth and sixth dialogues in the DE-CODE series with a focus on ‘DE-CODING HUMAN RIGHTS: Embracing Difference‘. On Tuesday September 29, 2020, Session 5 will feature a discussion between Elizabeth Solomon, Gillian Moor and E. Wayne McDonald with moderation by Yvonne […]

    September 27, 2020Education, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Caribbean People to Talk About Just How We Rebuild Regional Economies Post COVID

    Four international economists will help us to reimagine our post-COVID-19 Caribbean economies and societies. The Central Bank of Barbados has assembled four economists with different specialties in policy, the environment, global finance, and education to address the topic “Adjusting to the Post -COVID-19 Economy” on Tuesday, September 22 at 8:00 p.m. EST (7:00 p.m. in […]

    September 13, 2020BusinessNo comments
  15. CBB’s Caribbean Economic Forum, “The Future of Work is Here”

    Join us for the August edition of the Caribbean Economic Forum, “The Future of Work is Here” on Tuesday, August 25 at 8:00 p.m. Learn more by clicking HERE

    August 18, 2020Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Tourism to be the Focus of the July Caribbean Economic Forum

    “Reviving Caribbean Tourism” will be the theme of the second edition of the Central Bank of Barbados’ 2020 Caribbean Economic Forum, which takes place on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. EST (7:00 p.m. in Jamaica). During the 90-minute discussion, veteran journalist Julian Rogers will speak with a panel of regional tourism and health […]

    July 23, 2020Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. Panel Discussion at St Michael School, tomorrow night 6:00 pm October 17, 2019Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  18. Barbados Athletes’ Commission Hosts Inaugural Forum

    The Barbados Athletes’ Commission just held its inaugural athletes’ forum at The Barbados Olympic Centre Inc. in Wildey. The purpose of the forum was to share the Athletes’ Commission strategic plan with representatives from the 37 national federations to get their feedback and perspectives on matters relating to athletes. “The Athletes’ Commission is unknown to […]

    June 2, 2019OlympicsNo comments
  19. ‘Her Story: Journeys to Greatness’ Co-Sponsors? Digicel & IGT via AmCham BEC March 10, 2019Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. ‘Her Story: Journeys to Greatness’ Co-Sponsors? Signia Globe Financial, Seven Seas (since 1935) and Platinum Services March 10, 2019Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  21. Fortress Fund Managers sees better opportunities for investors ahead

    Fortress Fund Managers is positive about opportunities and growth for its investments in 2019 after an “unusually weak” 2018 and is encouraging investors to ‘get on board‘. In his update on the performance of Fortress’ funds, Chief Investment Officer, Fortress Advisory & Investment Services, Peter Arender said: “The year 2018 was an unusually weak one […]

    March 10, 2019EducationNo comments
  22. 21st February? Lock in your Diaries – Public Forum at Queen’s College February 10, 2019Crime, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Forging bold new steps in relatively uncharted territory, (BIBA) the Barbados International Business Association looked at the potential of Barbados becoming a hub for cannabis in the basis of palliative care… Each October since 2009, BIBA has a designated International Business week, and this year was no exception, their Panel Discussion was called “A Look […]

    October 29, 2018Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  24. Leading fund manager advises Barbadians to continue going after attractively valued investments

    Fortress Fund Managers is advising Barbadians to be selective and continue to pursue attractively valued investments in the current economic climate. This advice was given today during the 8th Annual Fortress Investment Forum at the Frank Collymore Hall which focused on insightful regional and global investment updates, as well as the performance and outlook for […]

    April 2, 2018BusinessNo comments
  25. The 5th Caribbean Economic Forum Takes Place March 27

    “Looking Forward: How Caribbean Nations Can Respond to Global Developments.” That is the topic of the Central Bank of Barbados’ 5th Caribbean Economic Forum, which takes place on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 8:30 p.m. (7:30 p.m. in Jamaica). During the 90-minute forum, veteran journalist, Julian Rogers will sit down with Professor Andrew K. Rose, […]

    March 21, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments