Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley has been listed among Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2022, appearing on one of the five global covers released Monday morning.
BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS, March 20, 2022 - Ambassador David Comissiong, in his capacity of Barbados Ambassador to CARICOM, has launched what has become known as the The Universal Ethiopian Anthem, composed by Barbadian, Rabbi Arnold Josiah Ford for Marcus Garvey’s Universal Negro Improvement Association, UNIA.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Nov. 30, 2021 - International superstar and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, with specific responsibility for promoting education, tourism and investment, Robyn Rihanna Fenty, has been named the 11th National Hero of Barbados.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, August 1, 2021 - Acting Prime Minister of Barbados Santia Bradshaw, has implored fellow Barbadians, nover forget or mimimize the date of August 1, when enslaved Africans in the British Commonwealth were freed from slavery.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, February 18, 2022 - Five Eastern Caribbean countries are to benefit from a US$12 million three-year grant-aid project being funded by the Government of Japan and executed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) under The Project for Improving National Sargassum Management Capacities in the Caribbean.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Nov. 1, 2021 - If the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) is to deliver on the promises made in the Paris Agreement, it must close the gaps in climate mitigation, national determined contributions and climate finance.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, June 13, 2021 - Waste brokering is an essential part of solid waste management, particularly for a small country like Barbados.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, May 27, 2021 - Barbados and other small island developing states (SIDS) have the capacity to find solutions and rebound from the effects of climate change through resilience building. But, those responsible will have to accept their errors and take decisive action to prevent a reoccurrence.
MONTEGO BAY, July 4, 2021 - As Tropical Storm Elsa continues its destructive trek across the Caribbean, battering the southern coasts of Haiti and the Dominican Republic, blowing off roofs and downing trees, there are reports of at least three persons dead.