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Recent publication by Professor Eric Strobl and Dr Preeya Mohan - Climate and the Global Spread and Impact of Bananas’ Black Leaf Sigatoka Disease

Abstract
While Black Sigatoka Leaf Disease (Mycosphaerella fijiensis) has arguably been the most important pathogen affecting the banana industry over the past 50 years, there are no...

Recent publication by Dr Preeya Mohan - The impact of tropical storms on the accumulation and composition of government debt

The impact of tropical storms on the accumulation and composition of government debt

Abstract
This paper investigates the impact of tropical storms on government debt...

NATFATIP to receive library collection on human trafficking (to be housed at SALISES)

Efforts to eliminate human trafficking in Jamaica are to be significantly boosted with the handover of an extensive library collection on sex trafficking and human...

New publication from Dr. Bephyer Parey

Congratulations to Dr. Bephyer Parey, Postdoctoral Fellow, SALISES St. Augustine, on the publication of her latest journal article in the journal SOCIAL INDICATORS RESEARCH published by Springer entitled "...

New publication from Dr. Hamid Ghany

New publications from Dr. Hamid Ghany in the Journal of Legislative Studies entitled:

"Correcting Arend Lijphart's Hybrid VI : the case of Guyana"....

Aldrie Henry-Lee | COVID-19, Children’s Rights And The UN 2030 Agenda

As we celebrate Child Month, we reflect that the COVID-19 pandemic will retard progress in the fulfilment of the UN 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The UN 2030 Agenda is a globally...

COVID-19 ‘will intensify inequality’

A growing gap between the haves and have-nots in the Caribbean will widen owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, regional social policy experts have predicted.
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Recent publication by Ms. Thelma White

Ms. Thelma White, Librarian in the Jamaica Journal, Vol 37. No. 3, December 2019

Title:  Squatting on the Hellshire Beach: Effects on the Environment and Significance in...

New publications from Dr. Preeya Mohan and Dr. Bephyer Parey

Dr. Preeya Mohan, Fellow, in the Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship (see link below)

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JECS is now open access

JOURNAL OF EASTERN CARIBBEAN STUDIES

The current online issue is serialised Volume 44, Number 1 April 2019. 2018 is to be treated as a gap year. Take advantage of our uploaded...

Congratulations to Ms Annie Paul on being awarded a Shuttleworth Foundation grant

About Flash Grants

Flash Grants are awarded by nomination only, from Shuttleworth Fellows, to individuals they would like to support/reward/encourage in their work for social...

New Book entitled, "Endangered and Transformative Childhood in Caribbean Small Island Developing States" by Professor Aldrie Henry-Lee

This book examines childhood in four Caribbean SIDS (Barbados, Jamaica, Haiti and St. Lucia). Through the analysis of primary and secondary data, the author reveals that children in Caribbean SIDS...