Commendable initiative deserves support of reps

I was happy to receive the circular 2 weeks ago from the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Research encouraging elected representatives to assist in measures to improve the level ...

Battling bullying

A couple of recent tragedies which have shocked the nation have brought to the fore some disturbing questions about the attitudes of a small segment of our youths. The bullying that led to the d...

Indecent dressing: Who says so and what is the criteria?

We urge the Government to enact specific anti-gender discrimination laws which would further promote, protect gender and eradicate gender discrimination. In 1985, all women’s organisations got togeth...

UIS keeps retrenched workers off the job

The proposal to set up Unemployment Insurance Scheme (UIS) by Ministry of Human ResourceS to manage retrenched workers in this country is completely out of touch with today’s economic and employment ...