Short-Term Training Courses In Israel

bgis Ministry News

The public is advised that short-term courses are now being offered by the Galilee International Management Institute (GIMI) in Israel. According to the Economic Affairs Division, the full list of courses can be found here. Courses commencing in May 2018 and onwards are eligible for the Organization of American States (OAS) scholarship. The courses will be delivered in Israel and applicants may select …

Course On International Child Abduction

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Those persons who work on issues directly related to children or in entities that promote and protect the rights of children and adolescents will have an opportunity to increase their knowledge. They can apply for the Inter-American Children’s Institute of the Organization of American States’ online course, entitled: Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, which will begin on Wednesday, May 23. …

Apply Now For OAS Academic Scholarships

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Economic Affairs Division has advised that the public can now apply for the Organization of American States (OAS) Academic Scholarships for Graduate and Undergraduate Studies. Applications should be submitted to the Economic Affairs Division, Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, 3rd Floor East, Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael, by Friday, April 6, 2018. For additional information related to …

Another Avenue For Financial Assistance

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Barbadians studying in the United States of America (USA) are being reminded that there is another avenue by which they can receive financial assistance. The Division of Economic Affairs has advised that the Organization of American States (OAS) offers financial aid to citizens of Latin American and Caribbean countries studying in the USA, through the Leo S. Rowe Pan American …

Children The Focus Of IIN Meeting

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Representatives from the Organisation of American States (OAS) have gathered in Barbados for the 92nd Meeting of the Directing Council of the Inter-American Children’s Institute, to discuss and develop policies for children and adolescents across the region. Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, Steve Blackett, welcomed the representatives at the official opening ceremony on Tuesday, at the Lloyd …

Three Graduate Programs Now Available

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Economic Affairs Division has advised that the public may now apply for three graduate programs being offered by the KDI School of Public Policy and Management in South Korea, which will be taught in English. They are: a Master of Public Management, a Master of Public Policy and a Master of Development Policy. Scholarship benefits for the Master of …

Partial Scholarships For Online Course

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Public officials, civil society representatives, students and other members of the public may now sign up for the online course Sustainable Public Procurement, which will be held from September 12 to November 3. The Organisation of American States is offering 25 scholarships which will cover 88 per cent of the tuition, and selected participants will pay a reduced fee of US$49 …

OAS Scholarship Opportunity

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Medium and high-level management professionals of technical and operational areas in telecommunications/ICT organisations now have another opportunity to participate in a development course on Spectrum Management: Using The Latest Generation Tools. It will be delivered online in English from September 23 to October 19, and the OAS will be funding the full tuition cost of the course. For more detailed …

Apply For OAS Short-Term Course

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Economic Affairs Division has advised that persons can now apply for the short-term professional development course on Spectrum Management: Using the Latest Generation Tools. Applicants should possess a degree and work in spectrum management or a related area. The course will be taught online from September 23 to October 19, 2017. To access the applications for the scholarship, interested …

Apply Now For OAS Scholarship

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Scholarship applications are now available for the Master’s Degree in Project Management, which is being offered by the University of International Cooperation of Costa Rica. The Economic Affairs Division has advised that the 20-month programme, which will commence in September 2017, will be taught in English. For further information, including how to apply and an outline of the scholarship benefits, …