Topic: Government Information Services | Posted By: wchambers
Tuesday, 9 December 2014 - 5:00pm
Governor John S. Duncan, OBE is pictured here with the 2014 recipients of the BVI Badge of Honor at an Investiture Ceremony this morning at Government House. (From left to right) Clarence Thomas, Marlene Penn Trotman and Reynell Frazer. They are joined by the Premier of the Virgin Islands Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE (Photo Credit: GIS/Mr. Ronnielle Frazer)
The National AIDS Programme under the auspices of the Ministry of Health and Social Development hosted an Award Ceremony to recognize the second cohort of students from the University of Washington’s distance learning programme which focused on Leadership and Management in Health. The twenty five healthcare professionals represented the various disciplines within the health sector.
Topic: Community Development | Posted By: wchambers
Monday, 8 December 2014 - 4:45pm
On Thursday, December 4, Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) Project Supervisor for the BVI, Mr. Albert Gillings visited the Territory from Barbados to assess the progress of the CDB loan components. Mr. Gillings, accompanied by CDB Project Coordinator Dr. Drexel Glasgow and officials Ms. Haley Trott and Mr. Elton Smith of the Ministry of Communications and Works, visited completed CDB loan funded project in Palestina, Parham Town, Thomas Land and Ballast Bay. Dr.
Topic: Town and Country Planning | Posted By: rdean
Friday, 21 November 2014 - 4:30pm
A scene from the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Day public exhibit held on November 19 at the Central Administration Complex. GIS Day is observed annually by the Town and Country Planning Department, in conjunction with the National GIS Committee. This year’s event highlighted the use of GIS technology in various Government departments under the theme “Discovering a World through GIS: Health and Safety.