Students Urged To See ‘A Ganar’ Positives

Julie Carrington Top Stories

Students pursuing programmes under the A Ganar Skills for the Future programme have been told to see the programme and the resources allocated as a gift to be used wisely. Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harcourt Husbands, made this assertion today while addressing a brief ceremony to update officials on the progress with …

Occupational Safety & Health In Focus

Julie Carrington Top Stories

The observance of sound occupational safety and health practices in workplaces came into sharp focus, when President of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) Graham Parker, paid a courtesy call today on Acting Minister of Labour, Senator Harcourt Husbands. During the meeting, Mr. Parker said his organisation was committed to working with institutions to promote healthier work places; …

Maintenance Of Schools A Concern

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

The issue of maintenance at schools has always been of concern to Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harcourt Husbands. Senator Husbands revealed this today while addressing the opening of the Inter-American Development Bank’s XI School Infrastructure Regional Workshop on Learning in 21st Century Schools, at Accra Beach Hotel. While congratulating the IDB on …

Enhanced Cooperation On Training Institute

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First Secretary, Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Barbados, Sun Nuzun; Acting Education Minister, Senator Harry Husbands; and Barbados Agricultural Society CEO, James Paul pose with a copy of the MOC at yesterday’s signing ceremony. (E.Walker/MRD) A Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) signed today between the Ministry of Education and the Barbados Agricultural Society (BAS) is a step towards …