WHO Suggests A Multi-Sectorial Approach

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Assistant Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr. Joy St. John, has urged Barbados to take a multi-sectorial approach to climate change, health and other environmental issues. She made these recommendations recently during a joint-ministerial courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Dr. Jerome Walcott. He was joined by Minister of Health and Wellness, Lt. …

New Zealand Ambassador Bids Barbados Farewell

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The establishment of a resident High Commission in Barbados by New Zealand provides both countries with the opportunity to deepen and enhance bilateral relations. This was one of the conclusions drawn during a farewell courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott, by outgoing High Commissioner of New Zealand to Barbados, Jan Henderson, held …

Foreign Affairs Minister Meets With CXC’s Registrar

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The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) is a critical institution to CARICOM and, as a result, Barbados is interested in its effective longevity and functioning. This was one of the conclusions reached following a recent courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott, by CXC Registrar, Glenroy Cumberbatch. Mr. Cumberbatch shared the CXC’s plans to …

Discussion On Language Training Possibilities

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Barbados and Argentina are examining the possibility of developing a programme aimed at enhancing the skills of teachers to teach English and Spanish as a second language. This was discussed today when Ambassador of Argentina, Gustavo Martinez Pandiani, paid a courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott, at the Ministry on Culloden Road, …

Canadian Envoy Calls On Foreign Minister

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Matters of mutual interest were discussed when High Commissioner of Canada to Barbados, Marie Legault, paid a courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott. The meeting took place recently at the Ministry on Culloden Road, St. Michael. Senator Walcott underscored Barbados’ long-standing relationship with Canada and assured the High Commissioner that Government would …