Virgin Gorda Scores With New Sports Arena

Monday, 1 June 2015 - 11:00am

The much anticipated Anthonie “Jeffery” Caines Sports Arena in Virgin Gorda was officially opened on May 27.

Public Schools Closed On May 21 And 22

Monday, 18 May 2015 - 4:00pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is informing the public that all public schools will be closed on Thursday, May 21 and Friday, May 22 in order to accommodate Teacher’s Professional Day and Midterm Break respectively.

            For more information on school closures, contact the Ministry at telephone number 468-2036

Businesses And Youth Urged To Join Employment Programme

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 - 11:45am

The Ministry of Education and Culture continues to encourage businesses and young people across the Territory to register and become a part of its Apprenticeship Programme.

Applications Invited For Virgin Islands Youth Parliament

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 - 10:45am

The Department of Youth Affairs and Sports is inviting Virgin Islands’ youth between the ages of 15 to 29 to submit applications for the Virgin Islands Youth Parliament.

Virgin Islands Youth Policy- A Model For The Region

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 3:15pm

The British Virgin Islands is one of seven countries in the region with an updated Youth Policy following the launch of the Virgin Islands National Youth Policy and Strategic Framework on Monday

Fourteen Students Presented With Emerging Fellows Awards

Tuesday, 28 April 2015 - 3:45pm

Fourteen young persons were recognised as the Territory’s newest ambassadors and were presented with Emerging Fellows Awards at a ceremony hosted by the Ministry of Education and Culture yesterday.

Premier Smith: Youth Urged To Help Set Public Agenda

Monday, 27 April 2015 - 4:00pm

Good morning

Today we are here to officially launch the Virgin Islands National Youth Policy, and recognise the 2015 recipients of the Virgin Islands Emerging Fellow Award.

Remarks By Honourable Myron V. Walwyn: Fostering Youth Development

Monday, 27 April 2015 - 3:15pm

Today’s youth is the fastest growing demographic in the world’s population. According to a report from the World Bank, countries that invest in their youth have the opportunity to see a surge in economic growth. Those that do not invest in the lives of their young citizens, experience tensions that present obstacles to any growth.

Elmore Stoutt High School Spring Concert

Friday, 24 April 2015 - 3:30pm

The Bands and Choir of the Elmore Stoutt High School is inviting the public to its annual Spring Concert on Saturday, May 9 at Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are available at the Elmore Stoutt High School’s front office at a cost of $15 for adults and $5 for students and children under 16 years. 

All are encouraged to come out and support the students.

Government Forging Ahead With National Youth Policy

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 5:15pm

The development and welfare of the youth in the Virgin Islands continue to be a priority for the Government, as the Ministry of Education and Culture moves forward with realising the goals of the National Youth Policy.

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