Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies, Professor Hilary Beckles has called on the Organization of American States (OAS) for coordinated, organized global investment in the Caribbean. Speaking during an open dialogue with Secretary General of the OAS, His... The post The UWI Vice Chancellor calls on the OAS for coordinated investment in the Car […]
The government of Dominica, in collaboration with Common Earth and the Cloudburst Foundation, has launched the Cetacean Translation Initiative (CETI) on island. CETI is a nonprofitable organization that aims to apply advanced machine learning and state-of-the art robotics to listen,... The post Initiative launched in Dominica to facilitate communication with […]
Chad's President Idriss Deby Itno has died on the battlefield after three decades in power, the army announced on state television on Tuesday. The rebels that launched the offensive against the regime rejected the transition government led by one of Deby’s sons, and vowed to pursue the offensive.
Idriss Deby Itno, who was on course for a sixth term as Chad's president before he died from injuries sustained in battle, had earned a reputation as a stalwart French ally in the fight against jihadist insurgencies in the Sahel – despite accusations of authoritarianism.
Experts at the agency that regulates drugs for the European Union said Tuesday that they found a “possible link” between the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine and very rare blood clots after a small number of cases were reported in the United States, but they confirmed the vaccine’s benefits still outweighed the very small risks of recipients developing […]