CARPHA Survey Begins August 9

Joy Springer Ministry News

A survey to determine the knowledge, attitudes and practices of residents concerning mosquito-borne diseases, begins in Barbados on Thursday, August 9. The exercise will be carried out by the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) in association with the Ministry of Health and Wellness. The public is advised that data collectors, wearing identification badges, will be visiting communities to ask a …

Survey Forms Available At Post Offices

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Barbadians are being invited to take part in a survey that seeks to gather their views on the need for, and effectiveness of major state-owned entities and programmes in the Public Service. Survey forms are now available, and may be collected from all Post Offices on the island. Completed forms should be returned to the same location from which they …

We Need Your Feedback; Take This Online Survey!

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Please take the time to complete this electronic survey. It was created as part of ‘Phase Two’ of the consultation process on the Government’s economic restructuring programme. The survey gathers the views of all Barbadians on the need for, and effectiveness of the major state-owned entities, agencies and programmes in the public service. Please click here to complete the survey. …

Employers Survey Findings To Be Released

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The findings of a survey undertaken in conjunction with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), will be released next week by the Ministry of Labour and Social Partnership Relations. Known as the Employers Survey and conducted under the Skills-For-The-Future (SFTF) Programme, its findings will be presented on Thursday, June 28, by Principal Senior Consultant Brenda Wedge from MRSB Consulting Services Inc., …

BSS: Cooperate With Survey Interviewers

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Businesses and householders are being urged to cooperate fully with interviewers who are collecting data for the development of national statistics. This reminder has come from Director of the Barbados Statistical Service (BSS), Aubrey Browne, who said that for statistics from any survey to be reliable and accurate, a good response was required from the targeted population. Mr. Browne continued: …

Employer Surveys To Start March 13

Malissa Brathwaite Ministry News

The Manpower Research and Statistical Unit (MRSU) of the Ministry of Labour will begin its Skills for the Future Employer Survey, next Monday, March 13. The survey, which will focus initially on the international business, financial services and manufacturing sectors, will seek to gather information on Barbados’ skills gaps and requirements, as perceived by various employers. It will continue for …

Registration Dept. Conducting Survey

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The Registration Department, in collaboration with the Office of Public Sector Reform, is currently undertaking a Client Satisfaction Survey. The survey will conclude on Tuesday, March 21. Customers of the Registration Department are therefore asked to cooperate fully with those involved in this important initiative. Office of Public Sector Reform See also: READ MORE Survey To Determine Best Payment Methods …

Survey On National Values

Sharifa Medford Ministry News

The Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES) of the University of the West Indies is conducting a survey to assess the National Values of Barbados and how they have changed over time. Members of the public are asked to assist with this project by completing the survey which can be found at www.surveymonkey.com/r/BarbadosValues2016. All responses will …

Cooperate With Survey Personnel

Sharon Austin Ministry News

For statistics from any survey to be reliable and accurate, a good response is required from the targeted population. This reminder has come from Director of the Barbados Statistical Service (BSS), Aubrey Browne, who is encouraging members of the public to contribute to the process of having accurate national statistics by responding fully to interviewers when they visit households or …

National Youth Survey Begins This Month

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth is encouraging young persons to participate in its National Youth Survey (NYS), which will take place from June 27 to August 5. The survey seeks to gather information that will strengthen the work of the Ministry and other youth stakeholders who are engaged in providing the structural reforms needed to improve …