Home / Joachim Duplessis (page 21)

Joachim Duplessis

February 16th 2016 National Vision Commission Continue Meetings

The governor general – her Excellency Dame Pearlette Louisy, officially swore in the national vision commission back in 2014. Since then, the commissioners have visited communities across to interact with Saint Lucians from all walks of life. With the first draft of the vision report due this summer, the commission …

Read More »

February 3rd 2016 Emergency Committee Eye On Zika

The national health security committee met this week to review health security threats affecting Saint Lucia. The talks focused primarily on the Zika virus. It follows the 4th time in its history, that the world health organisation has declared an international health emergency.

Read More »

December 18th 2015 Advancing Caricom App Agri-Policy

Members of the Cariforum met here in December to discuss an agricultural policy for the region. The policy explores the use of green extensive farming technology in the Caribbean. Joachim Duplesis explains how the policy can help transform the industry.

Read More »

December 17th 2015 NCOPD Fire Safety Training

The national council of and for persons with disabilities (NCOPD), this week conducted a fire safety training exercise. The entity advocates acceptance and inclusion of people afflicted with disabilities into society. The training was targeted at the physically challenged who are placed at a disadvantage during a fire emergency.

Read More »

December 15th 2015 Shanne James Prevails At Youth Fest 2015

Youth fest 2015 was held on Sunday December 13th in Vieux fort. The Phillip Marcellin ground was the venue for the youth expo. The young contestants who made it through preliminary rounds got a chance to take their talents to the stage. Three burgeoning entertainers were the opening acts at …

Read More »