As part of activities to observe 'World Consumer Rights Day', 2018, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Trade and Commerce has partnered with the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Bureau of Standards, Customs and Excise Department, Information Technology Services Division, National Centre of Technological Innovation Incorporation, National Consumer Association and the National Telecommunication Regulatory Commission to have a presentation display in Kingstown.
March 15th of each year is recognised by Consumer International as 'World Consumer Rights Day' , to highlight issues affecting consumers worldwide. The theme for this year is “Making Digital Marketplaces Fairer”.
As part of a series of activities to celebrate local women, the Ministry of National Mobilization, Social Development, Family, Gender Affairs, Persons with Disability and Youth, held a special church service dedicated to recognising Women’s achievements. The service was held at the New Testament Church of God at Wilson Hill, under the theme ‘Hats off to Women.’