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By Edition On Friday, March 9th, 2018
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15 Caribbean countries to benefit from partnership for people and biodiversity

KINGSTON - The University of the West Indies (UWI) and IUCN (International Union of Conservation of Nature) Regional Office for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, have renewed a five-year collaboration More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Fairtrade benefitting Caribbean, Latin American and African farmers

BELFAST - The capital city of Northern Ireland, Belfast, unveiled its larger road signs on main routes, proclaiming Belfast’s status as a Fairtrade City and Borough. This initiative marks the ongoing commitment More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 24th, 2015
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Suriname champions African development at UN

NEW YORK, USA -- Suriname's permanent representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Henry MacDonald, advisor to AfricaConnectOnline, a new and the only internet based information network that plans to play a More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 27th, 2015
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UN unveils permanent memorial to victims of transatlantic slave trade

NEW YORK, USA -- United Nations officials on Wednesday welcomed the unveiling at the world body’s New York headquarters of a permanent memorial to the victims of slavery and the transatlantic slave trade, which More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 20th, 2014
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Cuban doctor in Sierra Leone diagnosed with Ebola

HAVANA, Cuba - Cuban doctor Felix Baez Sarria, a member of the Henry Reeves medical brigade in Sierra Leone, has been diagnosed with Ebola and is now under treatment at a specialized treatment center in Switzerland, More...

African diaspora
By Edition On Monday, November 25th, 2013
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The “Caribbean Experience” lineup at the 2013 African Diaspora Int’l Film Festival (ADIFF)

The 21st African Diaspora International Film Festival showcases the Caribbean Experience from many angles. Cuba, Granada, Haiti, Jamaica, Curaçao, Surinam and French Guiana are some of the countries More...