The day’s celebrations will be held at the traditional area of the Cappoon’s Bay cementary and is expected to begin at 9:00 a.m. The public is invited to wear their cultural attire and participate in the day’s activities.
Topic: Disaster Recovery, Education, Public School | Posted By: aphillip
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - 4:21pm
This handover ceremony this morning marks the fourth school building that we are able to open from among the buildings that were deemed unusable after the 2017 disaster. Immediately following the 2017 disasters, we assessed all school buildings and classified them as usable or unusable. Using that information, we were able to make several appeals for assistance from the business community, private donors and other organisations. We have benefitted greatly as a ministry from the public-private partnership that we share with the business community and today is yet another example of the benefits of this initiative.
Topic: Culture, Education, Virgin Islands History | Posted By: aphillip
Monday, 18 February 2019 - 4:02pm
Residents of the Virgin Islands are urged to go back to basics and reflect on the humble beginnings and old customs of its people as it observes the anniversary of the Territory’s First Chief Minister, Hamilton Lavity Stoutt.