All about Children

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By Edition On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Trinidad and Tobago records 3,478 child marriages in 20 years

PORT OF SPAIN - Between 1996 and 2016, the registrar general in Trinidad and Tobago recorded 3,478 child marriages, with almost 98 percent being females. Further, marriage certificates showed that some of them were More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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Ronald McDonald House is waiting for green light

WILLEMSTAD – Will the Ronald McDonald House be in the new hospital or not? There is a confusion about this the house where the families of sick children can stay. The foundation is still awaiting the green light More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Chicken Pox virus in Curaçao

mh_capd_fig5-25.tif WILLEMSTAD - Many schools in Curacao reported a spread of chicken pox virus among young students in the month of December 2016 so it is crucial to shed some light on this highly contagious virus. According More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Brain cancer overtakes leukemia as deadliest for children

There have been substantial advances in treating leukemia, a cancer of the blood cells, in children over the past 15 years. So much so that brain cancer has moved up from 2nd to 1st place as the deadliest for children. Together, More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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From the digital world to Happy Meal, Talking Tom all the way to McDonald’s

WILLEMSTAD – Talking Tom is the protagonist in McDonald’s Happy Meal during the month of September. He has invaded the digital world. Tom will bring fun to McDonald’s restaurant on the island. With more than More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
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Initiatives sought for vulnerable children on the island

WILLEMSTAD - Children that grow up in vulnerable situations are the focus of the Appeltjes van Oranje 2017. With the theme Powerful Children in mind, the Oranje Fonds seeks organizations that devote themselves to More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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May 2016 School Vacation Plan is here

It will be fun filled week of sea learning education starting May 2nd to May 6th, 2016. Everyday, a different theme with different activities is planned for children starting at the age of 6 till 13 years including ‪#‎Sealions, Animal More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 4th, 2016
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USFOL Hosts “Kid’s Day”

WILLEMSTAD - On February 19, 2016, the U.S. Forward Operating Location (USFOL) hosted a “Kid’s Day” for 51 children and staff from Fundashon Amigunan di Cristo. The children had lunch with members of the USFOL More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 29th, 2016
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Bim and Bam: Taking Caribbean Kids Content International

Can a Caribbean, animated, kids series make it to international TV screens? That’s what Jeunanne Alkins, founder of design studio Everything Slight Pepper and creator of the children’s cartoon "Bim and Bam: More...

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By Edition On Saturday, December 19th, 2015
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Caribbean Christmas – kids activities

Don’t know what to do with your children during these Christmas vacations? Well, let Muriel’s Kitchen give you some ideas. Visit their website for more information on events especially for children.  More...