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The Caribbean: a shared vision for development and unity

By Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico Mexico has close historical and cultural ties with the Caribbean nations, bonds that fill us with pride. The Caribbean...

Do away with the paper

The Organization of American States (OAS) recently concluded an initiative to help its six OECS member countries scan some 2.5 million birth certificates dating...

Statement of G-7 Leaders on Ukraine

We, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President...

FEATURE: Regional leaders to debate medical marijuana

(See video at end of post) Randy Delplesche, a 27-year-old resident of North Leeward has, in the past, bagged EC$60,000 from marijuana cultivation. And, he is...

CARICOM increases its focus on information and communication technologies

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- As the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continues to position itself to take full advantage of opportunities to spur economic growth and development...

Camillo Gonsalves’ open letter on his citizenship

The views expressed herein are those of the writer and do not represent the opinions or editorial position of I-Witness News. Opinion pieces can...

St. Vincent’s Girl Guide Movement

The name adopted by the Guide movement was taken from a famous frontier regiment in the British Indian army, the Corps of Guides, which...

This is NOT a Marijuana Blog… (Pt 1 — The Environmental Apocalypse)

By Camillo Gonsalves (Republished from “Firm Meditation”) Two days after SVG experienced its worst flooding in a century, I travelled up the leeward coast of St....

World Economic Forum leaves UN climate chief feeling world must rise to climate challenge

Why Davos has left me with the feeling that 2014 is the year the world can and must rise to the climate challenge By Christiana...

Capacity, not cash, now the source of doubt about 2014 airport completion

The Government has attempted to reassure Vincentians that the EC$700 million international airport at Argyle, the nation’s first, will be completed by the end...

Pressure group forwards open letter to PM, Opposition Leader

The People’s Movement for Change on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, forwarded to Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves and Opposition Leader Arnhim Eustace, respectively, a Dec....

UWI Open Campus statement on National Disaster

The Management, Staff and Students of The University of the West Indies Open Campus extend deep condolences to the families who lost loved ones...