Home / Joachim Duplessis

Joachim Duplessis

ECADE Hosts Major Women’s Diversity Conference

United & Strong and the Eastern Caribbean Alliance for Diversity and Culture is holding a unique women’s conference in Saint Lucia. 50 participants from the region, the USA and Canada were scheduled to attend the convention on women and sexuality which officially got underway here on Thursday. The conference will …

Read More »

Soufriere Comprehensive Marks Teachers Day

On Tuesday, the teachers of the Soufriere Comprehensive Secondary School were in for a treat. Annually, the first week of October is observed as teachers appreciation week, and the students at the learning institution paid homage to the faculty on the eve of world teachers day.

Read More »

Educators Observe Low-Key Teachers Week

The St. Lucia teachers’ union will hold a toned-down celebration of Teachers Week 2017. The annual observance commenced with educators participating in fellowship and worship with the usual supplication and benediction at special service on the weekend.

Read More »

CIBC Hosts 6th Annual Walk For A Cure

CIBC first Caribbean International Bank hosted its annual “walk for a cure’ on Monday, October 2nd in Rodney Bay and Vieux-Fort. Proceeds from the activity will be donated to support the St. Lucia cancer society and faces of cancer.

Read More »

Raising Ozone Awareness Among SALCC Students

The sustainable development ministry hosted a public awareness campaign at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College in observance of international ozone day. Students were educated on refrigerators and air conditioning, ozone depleting substances and the importance of fire safety in the home and Work-place.

Read More »

Courts Donate To Dunnottar School

Courts has selected the Dunnattar school as the beneficiary of this year’s bedding promotion. The reason for the promotion is two-fold with customers given a chance to win prizes and donate proceeds to a charitable organization. The donation will go towards the school’s feeding program. Once again here is Joachim …

Read More »

Dennery North Water Improvement Project Phase 2

The landmark project to deliver a safe, reliable and climate resilient supply of water to Dennery North is on schedule. Officials say phase one is complete and that phase two – the construction component, is now underway. Representatives of government, the water and sewerage company and the united nations office …

Read More »

What Does Trade Licence Reform Mean For Saint Lucia?

Minister for commerce Bradley Felix explains that revising Saint Lucia’s Trade Licence process and act might give the island an edge in the 2018 ease of doing business report. The commerce department has been hard at work on enhancing the trade and investment environment in Saint Lucia. The department recently …

Read More »

Agriculture Minister Touts IICA Assistance

Agriculture Minister Ezechiel Joseph says small states like Saint Lucia need all the help they can get to boost production and enhance food security. He is hoping that the Inter-American Institute for Co-Operation on Agriculture (IICA), will continue to assist Saint Lucia to meet its agricultural goals. Minister joseph was …

Read More »