Submit Short Stories On Children’s Rights

Sharon Austin Ministry News

(Stock Photo)Young Barbadians have another opportunity to showcase their creativity by writing short stories outlining their vision for the promotion and protection of their rights. The Inter-American Children’s Institute (IIN) of the Organization of American States (OAS) has issued a call for short stories for the publication, Rights Should Not Be a Fairy Tale. Entries will be accepted in two …

Early Childhood Development A Priority

Joy Springer Ministry News

Barbados is committed to ensuring that the healthy cognitive, social and emotional development of young children receives the highest priority. This was revealed on Monday by Senior Medical Officer in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Karen Broome, as she delivered the feature address at the opening ceremony of an early childhood development training workshop, sponsored by the Pan American Health …

Register For Nutrition Summer Camp 2016

Joy Springer Ministry News

(Stock Photo) The National Nutrition Centre’s annual summer camp will run from July 4 to 15 at the Lester Vaughan Secondary School, Cane Garden, St. Thomas. The nutrition camp is open to children aged nine to 12 and will run from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. each day. It will centre on the theme Healthy Foods for Children and Young …