Delegation to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean
30/09/2015 - Further BBD$17M from EU for Human Resource Development in Barbados [63 KB]
The European Union today announced that in a matter of days it will be
making a BBD$17 million payment to Barbados as part of its continuing
support of the country's Human Resource Development Programme. This will
be the fourth payment of the EU's overall contrubution of BBD$112
million to the sector. The announcement was welcomed by both Minister of
Finance Hon. Christopher Sinckler and Minister of Labour and Human
Resource Development, Hon. Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo.
07/09/2015 - 7th European Film Festival -16-20 September 2015 [2 MB]
The 7th European Film Festival runs from 16-20 September at the Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination at the UWI Cave Hill Campus. Once again this year the Film Festival will be free to the general public. Over the five nights of the festival 13 films will be screened from various Eiropean Member States across different genres. Please have a look at the brochure here. See you at the 7th European Film festival.
02/09/2015 - EU Provides EC$913,000 in emergency humanitarian funding to Dominica [155 KB]
In photo a French dragon helicopter in action in Dominica.
Photo credit: Prefecture de Martinique
Working together in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean
To realise the Waitukubuli National Trail and its facilities and support the establishment of an ad hoc legal framework regulating the construction, management and marketing of the trail
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