The Gender Affairs Division within the Ministry of National Mobilisation, Social Development, Youth, The Family and Gender Affairs, in observance of ORANGE DAY September 25, 2017, a day of worldwide fraternity and understanding of the domestic violence phenomenon; is asking all concern citizens to join with the Ministry, the Girls Guide Association and other individuals in promoting a “Say No To Violence” Against Women and Girls Campaign, by wearing the color orange for the date mentioned.
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, & Rural Transformation, Hon. Saboto Caesar, updated media workers at a press conference held at Cabinet Room earlier this week, on his recent trip to the British Virgin Islands (BVI), and Anguilla, to assess the damage caused by the passage of Hurricane Irma.
“Utter devastation” was the phrase Minister of Economic Planning, Hon. Camillo Gonsalves; used to describe the aftermath of hurricane Irma on the BVI and Anguilla. Minister Gonsalves was a member of a recent delegation, led by the Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Saboto Caesar, to the affected islands.