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Living With La Soufriere: Episode 5

Living With La Soufriere: Episode 5


In the fifth and final episode of Living With La Soufriere, we hear about the lessons learnt from some of the key players who managed and monitored the situation after the volcano erupted in St Vincent and the Grenadines. Prof. Richard Robertson a...

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Living With La Soufriere: Episode 4

Living With La Soufriere: Episode 4


When La Soufriere volcano erupted on April 9, 2021 in St Vincent and the Grenadines, it was another in a series of such explosions over the centuries. Each successive eruption brought about change to the topography of the main island. One forced t...

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Living With La Soufriere: Episode 3

Living With La Soufriere: Episode 3


From agriculture, we turn our attention to tourism and business. In the third episode of Living With La Soufriere, Minister of Tourism Carlos James talks about the resilience of the sector, plans to increase room stock as well as new events to lur...

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Living With La Soufriere: Episode 2

Living With La Soufriere: Episode 2


The eruption of La Soufriere volcano has been both a blessing and a curse to the agricultural sector in St Vincent and the Grenadines. Some farmers were forced to shift to different produce while others reported mixed results. The medicinal cannab...

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State of Our Nation: Public Servants and Elections

State of Our Nation: Public Servants and Elections


This week on another live edition of State of Our Nation, journalist Colville Mounsey will be discussing the issue of public servants running as candidates in national elections. Delving into that section of the Public Service Act will be attorn...

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State of Our Nation: Health of the Nation

State of Our Nation: Health of the Nation


Dr Kia Lewis, a general practitioner, healthy lifestyle advocate and member of the Barbados Childhood Obesity Prevention Coalition joins Colville Mounsey on a live edition of State of Our Nation. https://youtu.be/HNOn_BUUtfY......

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State of Our Nation: Budget Edition

State of Our Nation: Budget Edition


Pro Vice Chancellor Dr Justin Robinson of The University of the West Indies and President of the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados, Edwin O’Neal, will be the guests on State of Our Nation – The Budget Edition - as we review ...

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State of Our Nation S2 Ep 5:  The effects of war in Eastern Europe

State of Our Nation S2 Ep 5: The effects of war in Eastern Europe


About two weeks ago, Russia launched a military operation against neighbouring Ukraine. It has now escalated into a war being fought on several fronts – both on the ground and via economic sanctions. On this week’s State Of Our Nation, multimed...

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Labour Matters 12: Of Safe Zones

Labour Matters 12: Of Safe Zones


Barbados’ Chief Medical Officer, The Most Honourable Dr Kenneth George, recently announced Government was abandoning the idea of COVID-19 safe zones. He said they were not applicable in an Omicron environment. Labour attorney Michelle M. Russel...

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Off the Post 13: Senior teams back on the field of play

Off the Post 13: Senior teams back on the field of play


Journalist Nick Maitland reviews the international friendlies between the Barbados Men's and Women's Senior National Football teams in Suriname. He also looks ahead to the Senior Women in the qualifiers for the Concacaf W Championships in Panama a...