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Waste To Energy Can Help Caribbean, Panelist Tells “Going Green” Invest Caribbean Now Forum

L.R.: Ujjwal Bhattacharjee, Felicia Persaud, Loreto Duffy-Mayers and Tony Fiddy at the “Going Green” Invest Caribbean Now Forum on April 18, 2012 in Guyana. (CTO image) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, April 23, 2012: A panelist at the first green investment forum at the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s Sustainable Tourism Conference believes waste to energy plants in the region could help ...

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HBO: Latin America: Game of Thrones Concludes Press Tour in Miami

MIAMI, April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The actors from Game of Thrones finished a promotional tour with an event in Miami, FL with press from Latin America and the Caribbean, including Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Panama, Jamaica and the Bahamas. This came after visits to Mexico, DF and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In this photo, Kit Harington, Richard Madden and Alfie ...

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Haiti’s Disaster Risk Management and Recovery Experience Showcased at Prestigious Global Meeting in Washington, D.C.

Haiti’s Cornerstone Decentralization Program, Katye Pam Poze, gains wide reception as innovative “bottom-up” approach to disaster reduction & management based on community integration and sustainable development. WASHINGTON, April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Thierry Mayard-Paul, Haiti’s Chief of Staff and Minister of the Interior, Territorial Collectivities and National Defense, led the Haitian delegation that shared Haiti’s disaster risk management and recovery experience ...

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Haiti’s Katye Pam Poze (KPP) Makes International Debut at GFDRR in Washington

Global delegates will be introduced to KPP, Haiti’s Innovative Approach to Disaster Reduction and Recovery PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, April 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The Minister of the Interior, Thierry Mayard-Paul is traveling to the United States today as head of a delegation that will participate in the 12th Consultative Group (CG) meeting of the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery ...

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AFRICAN CARIBBEAN POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (ACPAC) ANNOUNCES ENDORSEMENTS OF 2012 PENNSYLVANIA STATE CANDIDATES

Philadelphia, PA – April 15, 2012  The African Caribbean Political Action Committee completed its endorsement process for the 2012 Pennsylvania State Primary elections. The Candidates were evaluated based on their responses to the committee’s questionnaire and a rigorous interview process. The endorsements process focused on candidates with a significant number of African and Caribbean individuals and/or businesses within their districts. ...

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Countdown Begins To Green Investment Forum At STC 13 In Guyana

CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, April 11, 2012: The countdown has begun to the inaugural “Going Green” Invest Caribbean Now Forum, part of this year’s Caribbean Tourism Organization’s 13th annual Sustainable Tourism Conference in Guyana next week. The forum, featuring Jennifer Baldwin, Research Fellow, Energy and Environment, Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), Inter-American Development Group; Tony Fiddy, President of the Waste ...

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2012 WISE Awards Seek Groundbreaking Projects in Education

Application Process Now Open DOHA, Qatar, April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Representatives of original and pioneering initiatives in education are invited to apply for the 2012 WISE Awards which will be presented to six successful projects at the 2012 WISE Summit, November 13-15,in Doha, Qatar. Now in their 4th year, the WISE Awards recognize and spotlight innovative educational projects from ...

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Rita’s Italian Ice Signs Area Franchise Developments in California & ABC Islands

New Franchise Momentum Means Growth and New Senior Vice President of Franchise Sales Scott Schubiger Joins 550 Unit Rita’s to Continue Expansion TREVOSE, Pa., April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Rita’s Italian Ice®, the nation’s largest Italian Ice concept with over 550 stores in 22 states, has signed a new area franchise development agreement for part of Los Angeles County, California, ...

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Haiti’s Novel Decentralization Program Gives a Voice to the Heartland: Hundreds Gather at Community Cafes to Help Shape Their Future

President Martelly drives KPP community-based decentralization through innovative asset-based participatory approach PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Hundreds of citizens in the Haitian cities of Jacmel, Leogane and Port de Paix have now participated in the Ministry of the Interior’s innovative Community Cafes, the first phase of a comprehensive community decentralization program called Katye Pam Poze (KPP).   In addressing ...

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Sir Richard Branson to be honored during Caribbean Week NYC

CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Mar. 30, 2012: Sir Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Group, will be presented with the first Invest Caribbean Now Leadership Award for his services to entrepreneurship in the region on June 6th in New York City. The presentation will take place during New York’s Caribbean Week at the second Invest Caribbean Now Power Forum ...

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