Crime & Fear Of Crime Survey

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

Members of the public are asked to note that the Criminal Justice Research and Planning Unit (CJRPU), under the Office of the Attorney General, will be conducting a survey on crime and the fear of crime among selected communities across the island. The survey will start tomorrow, Saturday, March 9, and continue for approximately three weeks. It is being conducted …

Water Authority Conducting South Coast Survey

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The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) will be conducting an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment survey, from Friday, March 8, to Friday, March 22, on the south coast. It forms part of the process for the construction of a new sewage outfall for the South Coast Sewage Treatment Plant. The Authority’s representatives, who will be carrying identification cards, will be visiting …

Social Survey In Bath, St. John Next Week

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

A team from the Ministry of Housing, Lands and Rural Development will carry out a social survey in certain sections of Bath Tenantry, St. John, next week. Ministry staff will be carrying government issued identification cards, and will be in the field from Monday, February 11, to Friday, February 15, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. The purpose of the …

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 …