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Navida Bachan (SALISES St. Augustine Ph.D. student) wins prestigious Routledge/Round Table Commonwealth Studentship award

Navida Bachan, a graduate student at UWI, has been awarded a prestigious Routledge/Round Table Commonwealth Studentship award for the academic year 2020-21. Only two such...

Tributes to Wentworth Errol Bowen (Professor Edward Greene and Ms Annie Paul)

TRIBUTE TO WENTWORTH ERROL BOWEN
Zoom Memorial to his Life. September 27, 2020, 7.30pm. Hosted by Mark Bowen

I pay tribute to an esteemed colleague...

Call for Papers - 15th Annual Caribbean Child Research Conference

Paper submissions are invited for Adult researchers, Outstanding child researcher (ages 12-17) and Essay and poster competition for children ages 8-11 years...

Caribbean Child Research Conference Publication

SALISES in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund, hosted the annual Caribbean Child Research Conference from November 14-15, 2019 at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Barbados.

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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...