The Governor General’s Deputy, Her Excellency Marcella Liburd JP, while delivering the Throne Speech at the Opening of the new Session of Parliament on October 25, said that the Government is “determined to demonstrate strong leadership” in tackling climate change.
The CFBC is mandated to consolidate and augment the opportunities for tertiary-level education in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis. With tuition now being free, persons at the institution can now have access to a wide range of courses to improve their professional development.
The presentation included the National Commission on Universal Health Care Plan of Action, financing options for the Introduction of the National Health Care to the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis, and the draft Legislation of the National Health Insurance Act.
The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis has made poverty alleviation a key priority of its governance agenda by economic diversification and job creation with the goal of raising the standard of living of every household across the Federation.
The workshop was presented by the Ministry of Planning and Development in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Climate Analytics Caribbean, and was attended by government officials and representatives of civil society, environmental institutions, and private enterprise.
As part of its Anti-Corruption/Good Governance programme, the Government intends to amend the relevant legislation that will finally give the Integrity Commission the teeth needed to address corruption by public officials in St. Kitts and Nevis.
This was according to the Governor-General's Deputy Her Excellency Marcella A. Liburd, JP during her Throne Speech at the Opening of the New Session of the National Assembly of St. Kitts and Nevis since the August 5th General Elections. The parliamentary sitting was held at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort Royal Ballroom on Tuesday, October 25, 2022.
The Government anticipates that the establishment of a factory here that builds solar panels will help preserve the manufacturing sector’s ability to earn foreign exchange which is necessary for maintaining monetary stability within our Eastern Caribbean Currency Union.
The advancement of the national security infrastructure in St. Kitts and Nevis will be led by Prime Minister the Honourable Dr. Terrance Drew, who holds responsibility for National Security.
This marked the end of the 2021 SKNFA Premier League and back-to-back titles for St. Paul’s.