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OECS Commission Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The OECS Commission has joined thousands of organizations globally in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month to highlight the importance of early detection, education and research in combating one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers among women.

OECS Member States approve the new draft OECS Regional strategy for the development of Statistics (RSDS)

OECS Member States have approved the new draft OECS Regional Strategy for the Development of Statistics (RSDS) at a regional meeting of stakeholders in Barbados on the 17th and 18th October 2016. The OECS RSDS is a 14-year master plan to support the production and dissemination of economic, business, social, demographic, environment and energy...

Observance of Caribbean Statistics Day, October 15th, 2016

Remarks by Dr. Didacus Jules, Director General, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States
It gives me unbounded pleasure to deliver these remarks for the observance of Caribbean Statistics Day. Since 2010, this Day is celebrated each year to heighten awareness about the important role official statistics play in all aspects of social and economic development of the OECS Economic Union. This awareness imposes an obligation to advocate fo...

OECS Commission Congratulates the Government and people of the Republic of China (Taiwan) on the 105th Anniversary of the National Day of the Republic of China (Taiwan)

A message from the OECS Commission
The Commission of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) has the honour to extend to the Government and people of the Republic of China (Taiwan) heartiest congratulations on the occasion of the 105th Anniversary of the National Day of the Republic of China (Taiwan).

Mainz, Germany: Academy for Foreign Coaches opens course for foreign sports trainers in athletics

A message from the German Embassy in the Port of Spain, Trinidad Tobago
The Academy for Foreign Coaches (DLV)  in Mainz, Germany, has organised a course for foreign sports trainers in athletics.  The OECS Commission applauds the German Honorary Counsel to St. Lucia, Mrs. Karolin Troubetzkoy for promoting the initiative which supports the OECS Sports Desk.

Hurricane Matthew: OECS Stands in Solidarity with Affected Nations

The OECS Commission has expressed its solidarity with nations affected by Hurricane Matthew - the strongest storm to impact the Caribbean in almost a decade.

Havana International Trade Fair (FIHAV) 2016

OECS Webinar: Doing Business in Cuba - an initiative of the OECS Competitive Business Unit
The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States through its Dominica based Competitive Business Unit (CBU) is collaborating with national Ministries of Trade and Trade Promotion Agencies to organise joint representation of OECS Private Sector Firms at the 2016 Havana International Trade Fair from the 31st October to the 4th Novembe...


Strengthening of Civil Society Organisation capacities advocated at Global Fund Side Event at PAHO Directing Council
Georgetown, Guyana:  The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and the Global Fund convened a Side Event at the PAHO 55th Directing Council to provide for an update on the developments of the Global Fund in the Latin American and Caribbean Region. Speaking at the Side Event, Hon. Ni...

Supporting eGovernment systems in the Caribbean

Results from the joint World Bank / OECS Project (closed 2014)
The creation of a regional electronic ID system now allows participating governments to roll out unique personal identifiers to citizens in the Eastern Caribbean, where often 5+ identifiers exist, facilitating citizens’ free movement across the economic union. Citizens and businesses in the Eastern Caribbean save time using an online e-Tax Fi...

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Posted 2016-10-25
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Preparation of Guidelines and Coral Reef Enhancement Plan for Point Sable Environmental Protection Area

Assessment the Impact of Feral Pigs Population in the Government Forest Reserve in Saint Lucia

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