Topic: Environmental Health, Public Health | Posted By: aphillip
Wednesday, 28 October 2015 - 2:00pm
Residents are being encouraged tomake every effort to inspect their residential and business premises and empty any containers holding water to remove mosquito breeding sites in and around their property.
Community Emergency Response Team Training for teenagers (Teen CERT) is now part of the afterschool programme administered through Cedar International School and facilitated by the Department of Disaster Management (DDM), BVI Red Cross and Virgin Islands Fire and Rescue Service.
Seismic Engineers from the University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez (UPRM) are in the Territory to undertake maintenance works on a number of seismic and strong motion stations that are strategically located throughout the Territory.
As part of Government’s mandate to ensure students’ reading and comprehension skills are strengthened, Enid Scatliffe Pre-Primary School (ESPPS) has embarked on a literacy campaign for the 2015-2016 school year.
Topic: International Affairs (including the British Virgin Islands International Finance Centre) | Posted By: kduncan
Tuesday, 27 October 2015 - 11:00am
It was a cultural journey from past Virgin Islands traditions to the present as the British Virgin Islands and United States Virgin Islands celebrated the 42nd anniversary of BVI-USVI Friendship Day on Saturday, October 24, under the theme “The Greater Virgin Islands: The Identity and Ingenuity of Our People.”
Topic: Information Technology, Labour | Posted By: aphillip
Monday, 26 October 2015 - 4:30pm
A two member team from the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission and the Labour Department in St. Vincent and the Grenadines is in the Territory on a Technical Assistance Mission to install the Labour Market Information System (LMIS) and server.