Education Lead Specialist with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Dr. Sabine Reible-Aubourg looks on as Nature Care Sales Rep Kaolow Weekes tends to a plant, during the Nature Care field visit. Also looking on from left is, Junior Burgess, Ag. Programme Director in the Ministry of Education’s Programme Coordinating Unit, Dr. Richard Graham, trainer with Asymmetric Consulting and Consultancy Manager with the Competency Based Training Fund (CBTF), K. Anderson Lowe.

Literacy, numeracy problems surface

LITERACY and numeracy challenges have surfaced in the Skills for the Future Programme and it has been noted that some participants taking part in various components of the programme, need t

President of the Barbados National Union of Fisherfolk Organization (BARNUFO), Vernel Nicholls.

Shark plan

MEMBER States of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations are being encouraged to adopt a National Plan of Action for the Conservation and Management of Sharks (NPO


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