Ros Jackson, Managing Director of Caribbean Catalyst Inc. (right), with Attorney-at-Law Dionna Browne-Findlay, who was diagnosed with systemic lupus, as they discussed some of the challenges disabled persons often face while seeking employment.

Give disabled persons a chance

Employers in Barbados must not shy away from hiring persons with disabilities.

From left: President of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), Trisha Tannis, in conversation with Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Dale Marshall and new Executive Director of the BCCI, Misha Lobban-Clarke, on his arrival to the meeting yesterday.

Comprehensive approach

A very different looking Integrity in Public Life Bill will be proclaimed before the end of this year, and to address the changes that will be made to that promised piece of legislation, at least f

President of the BRSA, Sharmane Roland-Bowen (left) and Sales Agent at NewTech Signage, Janice Harewood proudly display the 'Designate 1' sign yesterday.

BRSA wants answers

As the Barbados Road Safety Association (BRSA) rolls out its anti-drunk driving campaign for the Crop Over Season dubbed “Designate 1”, its president is questioning why breathalyser testing in this

Research vital

There is a call for local research to be done on the stigma and discrimination around key populations, those groups which are vulnerable and most at-risk with respect to HIV.


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