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Cloud Carib Joins Discussion on Caribbean Disaster Resiliency ahead of Hurricane Season at Barbados Conference

News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, June 04, 2019: Last week, organizations from across the globe, including 20 Caribbean countries gathered in Bridgetown, Barbados to discuss disaster resilience, priorities and solutions to tackle climate change and disaster risks at the Understanding Risk (UR) Caribbean conference. Hosted by the World Bank in partnership with the Government of Barbados, the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – JUNE 4, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK,NY, TUES, JUNE 4, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Tuesday morning, June 4, 2019: Caribbean roots UK MP, David Lammy, defended London Mayor Sadiq Khan Monday after Donald Trump called him a “loser” on Twitter. “Wonder why you have a problem with London’s first ever Muslim ...

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Caribbean American Heritage Month Factoid

Compiled By Jordan Bowles News Americas, Deerfield, FL, Tues. June 4, 2019: In this the 14th anniversary of Caribbean American Heritage Month in the United States did you know that in the 18th century, the majority of Caribbean born slaves lived in the northern parts of the United States? The state of New York during this time period encased the Northern ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – GRENADA

Today’s Caribbean Travel Photo of the Day spotlights on near the island of Grenada – the the “Spice Isle” of the region that is home to numerous nutmeg plantations. The post CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – GRENADA appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – JUNE 3, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK,NY, MON, JUNE 3, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Monday morning, June 3, 2019: Caribbean and other applicants for US visas will have to submit their social media details under newly adopted rules. The island of Barbados has seen its murder rate for 2019 spike to ...

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Caribbean American Heritage Month Factoid

Compiled By Jordan Bowles News Americas, Deerfield, FL, Mon. June 3, 2019: It is the 14th anniversary of Caribbean American Heritage Month in the United States but did you know that the major influx of Caribbean Migration to the United States began in the 17th century when British owners brought Barbadian slaves to South Carolina? The post Caribbean American Heritage ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – BONAIRE

Happy Caribbean American Heritage and Caribbean Week in New York. Today, we spotlight on the Dutch Caribbean island of Bonaire, also known as Divers Paradise. It is an island municipality of the Netherlands that lies off Venezuela’s coast in the southern Caribbean. Its reef-lined coast is protected by Bonaire National Marine Park. Beyond its rich marine life, the island shelters ...

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Trump Issues Caribbean American Heritage Month Proclamation

News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Sat. June 1, 2019: Today, June 1, 2019, marks the start of the 14th anniversary of National Caribbean American Heritage Month. To mark the occasion, US President Donald Trump has again issued a proclamation acknowledging “the significant ways Caribbean Americans have shaped our culture and heritage.” It is in stark contrast to the administration’s stringent immigration ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – MAY 31, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRI, MAY 31, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and its Diaspora for this Friday morning, May 31, 2019: Men in Jamaica, T&T and the DR all lose around two years of their lives because of homicides an Australian National University study has found. Females from the Dominican Republic, and Jamaica, all ...

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