Ministry’s Consultation Postponed

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The Ministry of Creative Economy, Culture and Sports’ consultation, scheduled for this Friday, September 28, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, has been postponed, until further notice. The Ministry regrets any inconvenience which may be caused. See also: READ MORE Spirit Of The Nation Show Nov. 17 anemptytextlline READ MORE Training For Farmers In Goat Production … anemptytextlline READ MORE …

Another Town Planning Stakeholders’ Consultation

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Stakeholders will have another opportunity next week to give their input at a consultation aimed at reforming and modernising Barbados’ Town and Country Planning Act. The stakeholders’ consultation, which will be held on Wednesday, July 25, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, will bring together those who interact with the planning process, including developers, investors and non-governmental organisations. Prime Minister …

Next Town Planning Consultation July 25

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The reform and modernisation of Barbados’ Town and Country Planning Act have been identified by the new Government as mission critical. As part of the process, ideas are being sought from stakeholders including public and private planners, developers, investors, architects and others who interact with the planning process. These professionals will share their views at a stakeholder consultation on Wednesday, …

New Town & Country Legislation Before Year-End

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Barbados is expected to have new town and country planning legislation in place before year-end. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley on Monday told a Stakeholder Consultation on the Reform of the Town and Country Planning Act Cap. 240 that she wanted the legislation to go before Parliament in October, but no later than November. Ms. Mottley said: “We do not …

Consultation For Int’l Business Stakeholders

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The Ministry of International Business and Industry will host a stakeholder consultation on Friday, July 6, at the Savannah Beach Hotel, Hastings, Christ Church, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Participants will have the opportunity to discuss concerns about sector-related issues; get their questions answered; and learn about anti-money laundering, peer reviews, suspicious transaction reports, supervision and licensing, among other matters. Interested …

Town Hall Meeting On Marijuana

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

Members of the public will have a chance to express their views on the issue of marijuana on Wednesday, June 7, during a town hall meeting at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC), Two Mile Hill, St. Michael, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. This forms part of a Regional Consultation on Marijuana hosted by the National Council on Substance Abuse …

Anti-Drug Plan Consultation Jan. 18

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

Barbados’ National Anti-Drug Plan 2017 to 2021 will be the topic of discussion this Wednesday, January 18, during a consultation of national stakeholders at the Savannah Beach Hotel, from 9:15 a.m. The plan, which is being coordinated by the National Council on Substance Abuse and the Ministry of Home Affairs, aims to outline the policies and programmes to be adopted …

Consultation on Regional Education This Week

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Barbados will next week host a national consultation on the Draft CARICOM Regional Education and Human Resource Development (HRD) 2030 Strategy, developed by the CARICOM Commission on Human Resource Development. The event, sponsored by the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, takes place on Thursday, October 27, at the Caribbean Examinations Council’s (CXC) Headquarters, Prince Road, Pine Plantation Road, …