An island in the Lesser Antilles in the West Indies. It is chiefly of coral formation with no good harbors and only small streams. It was probably discovered by the Portuguese in the sixteenth century. The name was given by 16th-century Spanish explorers from barbados, the plural for "bearded", with reference to the beard-like leaves or trails of moss on the trees that grew there in abundance. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p116 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p49)
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An ancient city, the site of modern Istanbul. From the 4th to 15th centuries the empire extended from southeastern Europe to western Asia, reaching its greatest extent under Justinian (527-565). By about 1000 A.D. it comprised the southern Balkans, Greece, Asia Minor, and parts of southern Italy. The capture of Constantinople in 1453 marked the formal end of the Byzantine Empire. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)
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Refractive errors in a black adult population: the Barbados Eye Study. (1/76)

PURPOSE: To describe the prevalence of refractive errors in a black adult population. METHODS: The Barbados Eye Study, a population-based study, included 4709 Barbados-born citizens, or 84% of a random sample, 40 to 84 years of age. Myopia and hyperopia were defined as a spherical equivalent <-0.5 diopters and >+0.5 diopters, respectively, based on automated refraction. Analyses included 4036 black participants without history of cataract surgery. Associations with myopia and hyperopia were evaluated in logistic regression analyses. RESULTS: The prevalence of myopia was 21.9% and was higher in men (25.0%) than in women (19.5%). The prevalence of hyperopia was 46.9% and was higher in women (51.8%) than in men (40.5%). The prevalence of myopia decreased from 17% in persons 40 to 49 years of age to 11% in those 50 to 59 years of age, but increased after 60 years of age. The prevalence of hyperopia increased from 29% at 40 to 49 years of age to 65% at 50 to 59 years of age, and tended to decline thereafter. A higher prevalence of myopia was positively associated (P < 0.05) with lifetime occupations requiring nearwork, nuclear opacities, posterior subcapsular opacities, glaucoma, and ocular hypertension. Factors associated with hyperopia were the same as for myopia, except for occupation, and in the opposite direction. CONCLUSIONS: High prevalences of myopia and hyperopia were found in this large black adult population. The prevalence of myopia (hyperopia) increased (decreased) after 60 years of age, which is inconsistent with data from other studies. The high prevalence of age-related cataract, glaucoma, and other eye conditions in the Barbados Eye Study population may contribute to the findings.  (+info)

Connectivity of marine populations: open or closed? (2/76)

Most marine populations are thought to be well connected via long-distance dispersal of larval stages. Eulerian and Lagrangian flow models, coupled with linear mortality estimates, were used to examine this assumption. The findings show that when simple advection models are used, larval exchange rates may be overestimated; such simplistic models fail to account for a decrease of up to nine orders of magnitude in larval concentrations resulting from diffusion and mortality. The alternative process of larval retention near local populations is shown to exist and may be of great importance in the maintenance of marine population structure and management of coastal marine resources.  (+info)

Detection of dengue infection in patients investigated for leptospirosis in Barbados. (3/76)

The annual incidence of leptospirosis in Barbados is approximately 13 severe cases/100,000. The peak incidence occurs in October to December of each year, coinciding with the months of heaviest rainfall. During the second half of 1995, an epidemic of dengue type 1 infection produced almost 1,000 laboratory-confirmed cases. During the same period, leptospirosis mortality was twice the average, suggesting that some cases of leptospirosis were being misdiagnosed and treated inappropriately. Sera from patients investigated for dengue or leptospirosis were analyzed retrospectively to determine the extent of misdiagnosis. During 1995 and 1996, 31 of 139 and 29 of 93 patients, respectively, were confirmed as having leptospirosis. Sera from the remaining leptospirosis-negative patients were tested for IgM antibodies to dengue virus. During 1995 and 1996, 48 of 108 patients and 21 of 64 patients, respectively, were found to have dengue. In 1997, sera from all patients investigated for leptospirosis were also tested prospectively for IgM antibodies to dengue: 38 of 92 leptospirosis-negative patients (41%) were dengue IgM-positive, while 2 of 25 leptospirosis cases also had serologic evidence suggesting acute dengue infection. A second large outbreak of dengue caused by serotype 2 occurred in 1997. During the 1995 and 1997 dengue epidemics in Barbados, dengue cases outnumbered leptospirosis cases investigated in the leptospirosis diagnostic protocol. During 1997, patients investigated but negative for dengue were also tested for anti-leptospiral IgM: 7.3% (19 of 262) were IgM-positive. Substantial misdiagnosis of both dengue and leptospirosis can occur and greater public awareness and clinical suspicion of the similar presentations of these two diseases are necessary.  (+info)

Observed versus indirect estimates of incidence of open-angle glaucoma. (4/76)

Incidence data on open-angle glaucoma (OAG) are limited and difficult to obtain. To date, few studies have reported incidence directly measured from population-based cohorts. Other reported estimates have been derived indirectly from age-specific prevalence by using several assumptions, and their validity is unknown. To the authors' knowledge, this report presents the first comparison of observed versus indirect estimates of OAG incidence based on data from the population-based Barbados Incidence Study of Eye Diseases (1992-1997) (n = 3,427; 85% participation). The observed 4-year incidence of OAG was 1.2% (95% confidence interval (CI): 0.6, 2.1%) at ages 40-49 years, 1.5% (95% CI: 0.8, 2.5%) at ages 50-59 years, 3.2% (95% CI: 2.0, 4.8%) at ages 60-69 years, and 4.2% (95% CI: 2.6, 6.3%) in persons at ages 70 or more years. When incidence was calculated from the prevalence data, power function fitting achieved a closer approximation to observed incidence than did logistic curve fitting. Calculated incidence rates for each group were similar when assuming mortality that was equal (incidence rate = 0.7, 1.3, 2.3, and 4.8%) or differential (incidence rate = 0.7, 1.2, 2.4, and 4.8%). Other nonlogistic approaches also increased the resemblance of observed and calculated estimates. In the absence of longitudinal data, reasonably valid incidence estimates of OAG were obtained from available prevalence data. These estimation techniques can be useful when OAG incidence estimates are required for research or public health purposes.  (+info)

Multipoint linkage-disequilibrium-mapping approach based on the case-parent trio design. (5/76)

In the present study we propose a multipoint approach, for the mapping of genes, that is based on the case-parent trio design. We first derive an expression for the expected preferential-allele-transmission statistics for transmission, from either parent to an affected child, for an arbitrary location within a chromosomal region demarcated by several genetic markers. No assumption about genetic mechanism is needed in this derivation, beyond the assumption that no more than one disease gene lies in the region framed by the markers. When one builds on this representation, the way in which one may maximize the genetic information from multiple markers becomes obvious. This proposed method differs from the popular transmission/disequilibrium test (TDT) approach for fine mapping, in the following ways: First, in contrast with the TDT approach, all markers contribute information, regardless of whether the parents are heterozygous at any one marker, and incomplete trio data can be utilized in our approach. Second, rather than performing the TDT at each marker separately, we propose a single test statistic that follows a chi(2) distribution with 1 df, under the null hypothesis of no linkage or linkage disequilibrium to the region. Third, in the presence of linkage evidence, we offer a means to estimate the location of the disease locus along with its sampling uncertainty. We illustrate the proposed method with data from a family study of asthma, conducted in Barbados.  (+info)

Congenital afibrinogenemia: mutations leading to premature termination codons in fibrinogen A alpha-chain gene are not associated with the decay of the mutant mRNAs. (6/76)

Congenital afibrinogenemia is a rare coagulation disorder with autosomal recessive inheritance, characterized by the complete absence or extremely reduced levels of fibrinogen in patients' plasma and platelets. Eight afibrinogenemic probands, with very low plasma levels of immunoreactive fibrinogen were studied. Sequencing of the fibrinogen gene cluster of each proband disclosed 4 novel point mutations (1914C>G, 1193G>T, 1215delT, and 3075C>T) and 1 already reported (3192C>T). All mutations, localized within the first 4 exons of the A alpha-chain gene, were null mutations predicted to produce severely truncated A alpha-chains because of the presence of premature termination codons. Since premature termination codons are frequently known to affect the metabolism of the corresponding messenger RNAs (mRNAs), the degree of stability of each mutant mRNA was investigated. Cotransfection experiments with plasmids expressing the wild type and each of the mutant A alpha-chains, followed by RNA extraction and semiquantitative reverse-transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction analysis, demonstrated that all the identified null mutations escaped nonsense-mediated mRNA decay. Moreover, ex vivo analysis at the protein level demonstrated that the presence of each mutation was sufficient to abolish fibrinogen secretion.  (+info)

Direct determination of the timing of sea level change during termination II. (7/76)

An outcrop within the last interglacial terrace on Barbados contains corals that grew during the penultimate deglaciation, or Termination II. We used combined 230Th and 231Pa dating to determine that they grew 135.8 +/- 0.8 thousand years ago, indicating that sea level was 18 +/- 3 meters below present sea level at the time. This suggests that sea level had risen to within 20% of its peak last-interglacial value by 136 thousand years ago, in conflict with Milankovitch theory predictions. Orbital forcing may have played a role in the deglaciation, as may have isostatic adjustments due to large ice sheets. Other corals in the same outcrop grew during oxygen isotope (delta18O) substage 6e, indicating that sea level was 38 +/- 5 meters below present sea level, about 168.0 thousand years ago. When compared to the delta18O signal in the benthic V19-30/V19-28 record at that time, the coral data extend to the previous glacial cycle the conclusion that deep-water temperatures were colder during glacial periods.  (+info)

Diabetes in a Caribbean population: epidemiological profile and implications. (8/76)

OBJECTIVE: To examine the distribution and impact of diabetes, glycaemic status, and related factors, in a predominantly black adult Caribbean population. METHODS: The study included 4709 people, or 84% of a simple random sample of Barbadian-born citizens aged 40-84 years, examined between 1988 and 1992 and re-assessed 4 years later. Diabetes was evaluated according to physician-diagnosis and glycosylated haemoglobin (GHb). Associations were assessed by logistic regression analyses, cumulative mortality by product-limit methods and death-rate ratios by Cox proportional hazards regression. RESULTS: Among the 4314 black participants, the prevalence of known diabetes, predominantly type 2, was 9.1% at 40-49 years of age and increased to 24.0% at 70-79 years. The overall prevalence was 17.5%, while it was 12.5% in mixed (black/ white; n = 184) and 6.0% in white/other participants (n = 133), only 0.3% had younger-onset. Additionally, 2% had GHb >10% (>2 SD over the mean) without diabetes history. Sulphonylureas were the most frequent treatment, while insulin use was infrequent. In black participants, diabetes was positively associated with age (OR = 1.03 per year; 95% CI : 1.02-1.04), diabetes family history (OR = 2.85, 95% CI : 2.39-3.40), hypertension (OR = 1.71, 95% CI : 1.42-2.05), obesity (BMI > or = 25 kg/m(2); OR = 1.74, 95% CI : 1.44-2.10), and high waist-hip ratio (WHR > or = 0.92; OR = 1.29, 95% CI : 1.09-1.53). Ocular co-morbidities were increased among people with diabetes, as was 4-year-mortality (death rate ratio = 1.42, 95% CI : 1.10-1.83). There was a 9% increase in mortality for each 1% increase in GHb (death rate ratio = 1.09, 95% CI : 1.04-1.15). CONCLUSIONS: A markedly high prevalence of diabetes existed in the adult black population, affecting almost one in five people and increasing morbidity and mortality. Prevention strategies are urgently needed to reduce the adverse implications of diabetes in this and similar populations.  (+info)

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The island of Barbados, oftentimes known as Little England, is located in the Caribbean. Through the centuries, Barbados has remained the most British of the Caribbean Islands. Barbados was first inhabited by the British in 1627 and it wasnt until the gradual introduction of political and social reforms in the 1940s and 1950s that Barbados gained complete independence from the UK in 1966. The island was first inhabited by male settlers and slaves captured en route. In 1639, the House of Assembly was formed, which was the only representative legislature in the Caribbean to remain in existence for more than three centuries.. As a basis for the Constitution of 1966, Barbadians used a statement on individual rights and privileges from the 1652 Charter of Barbados. For almost 300 years, Barbados remained in the hands of a small white minority. It was not until World War I that reform finally came, however, as a result of ideas brought back by Clennell Wilsden Wickham of Barbados, Andrew Arthur ...
Cancer is second only to cardiovascular disease as the leading cause of death in Barbados. And the main cancers of public health concern are prostate, colon, breast and cervix, which account for more than 60 per cent of sickness and death from the disease.. This was revealed by Health Minister John Boyce today, as he addressed the opening ceremony at the Caribbean Association of Oncology and Haemotology Conference at the Hilton Barbados Resort.. Mr. Boyce told his audience that Barbados had a cancer registry which formed part of the Barbados National Registry for Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases (BNR). Data from the first year of operation of the cancer component has indicated that breast, uterus and cervical cancers were the leading cause of death in women, accounting for 49 per cent of all cancer deaths, while 48 per cent of total deaths in men were attributed to prostate cancer. He said that data from the registry had already begun to positively influence policy and programme development ...
Since achieving independence in 1966, the island nation of Barbados has transformed itself from a High-income economy dependent upon sugar production, into an upper-middle-income economy based on tourism and the offshore sector. Barbados went into a deep recession in the 1990s after 3 years of steady decline brought on by fundamental macroeconomic imbalances. After a painful re-adjustment process, the economy began to grow again in 1993. Growth rates have averaged between 3%-5% since then. The countrys three main economic drivers are: tourism, the international business sector, and foreign direct-investment. These are supported in part by Barbados operating as a service-driven economy and an international business centre. By the end of 2012 the Barbados economy still exhibited signs of weakness with their main export (12.53% a value of $96.5 million) being liquor closely followed by frozen-fish (8%) and preserved-milk (6.23%) to Nigeria (a total of 41.38% at $319 million) with nearly ...
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The Barbados anole (Anolis extremus) is a species of anole lizard that is native to Barbados, an island-nation in the Caribbean. Originally endemic to Barbados, it has since been introduced to Saint Lucia and Bermuda. It was previously treated as a subspecies of Martiniques anole (A. roquet). Males have pale lavender to blue-gray heads, with blue eyelids. Their dorsal surfaces are deep green with dark markings and occasionally white spots, and their bellies are yellow. Females are smaller and duller in color and may have a mid-dorsal stripe. It remains widespread and abundant on Barbados, where it is the only anole species. It adapts well to populated environments. It has been reported in Florida since the 1990s, though this is likely due to repeated introductions and escapes as a sustained, breeding population has not been confirmed. List of Anolis lizards Malhotra & Thorpe 1999, pp. 97, 119. Description of both sexes at Malhotra & Thorpe 1999, p. 97. Malhotra & Thorpe 1999, p. 97; Government ...
The news this week that fast food restaurant Burger King had to pull beef burgers from its UK outlets which were supplied by an Irish vender has alarmed many Barbadians. Why you ask? Burger King recently opened its doors at Sky Mall formerly Mall Internationale in Barbados. It is a bold move by Bizzy Williams the principal investo given the view that Barbadians are not regarded as burger lovers. Perhaps he is banking on the fact that Bajans have moved on from the McDonalds experience. Nothing wrong with eating horse meat though, the issue like most things nowadays is it is all about the lack of business ethics and public trust. If you say you are selling beef burgers how the hell does it translate to HORSE MEAT? Let us hope that the carcasses of some of those retired horses owned by Bizzys brother do not make it into the kitchen of Burger King Barbados.. What has provoked the interest of BU about the coming of Burger King is a statement made by President of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce ...
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Barbados: Rural population, percent of total population: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Barbados from 1960 to 2018. The average value for Barbados during that period was 64.13 percent with a minimum of 59.9 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 68.85 percent in 2018.
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Bridgetown, Barbados (BGIS) - While the data compiled in the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) Report will close some of the gaps currently existing in available statistics in Barbados, the findings indicate a number of critical issues that need to be dealt with as a matter of urgency.. That was the opinion of minister of social care, constituency empowerment and community development, Steven Blackett, while speaking at the launch of the MICS Report on Wednesday.. He indicated that the first issue related to the nutritional status of Barbadian children.. The report notes that 35 per cent of our children under age 5 are moderately underweight, while 1.5 percent is classified as severely underweight. Less than 10 percent of the children, about 7.7 percent, are moderately stunted or too short for their age and 6.8 percent are moderately wasted or too thin for their height. About 12.2 percent of children under age 5 are obese or overweight.. Clearly, these results suggest that government, ...
Oliver Hilary Sambourne Messel, born into a well-to-do English family, started his illustrious career as a portrait painter which evolved into costume design and theatrical production. Messel was the toast of Londons theatre set, with legions of talented friends including Hollywood stars. Messels career behind the stage sets was highly successful, but it is his career as an interior designer that made him a household name. Surely, his Royal connections helped his popularity. Messel was a favorite uncle to Tony Armstrong-Jones, aka Earl of Snowdon, who was married to Princess Margaret, Queen Elizabeths fun-loving younger sister. At 55, exhausted and suffering from arthritis, Messel was lured to the Caribbean island of Barbados by Ronald and Marietta Tree, high society members who helped develop the island into an upper class vacation spot. After a stay with the Trees, Messel and his companion picked up sticks and moved to Barbados, leaving the stage in London far behind. Once settled in ...
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This 2007 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Barbados has been growing at a solid pace, and the outlook for 2007 is generally favorable. Robust output growth of about 4 percent is expected to continue in 2007, supported by tourism and construction. Inflation, which was pushed up in 2006 by higher energy prices and a temporary import surcharge, is set to decelerate to 51/2 percent in 2007. However, the current account deficit, despite having narrowed in 2006, is still high and projected to remain unchanged at about 81/2 percent of GDP.
The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) continued to achieve the goals set out in its strategic plan with the recent training of thirty coaches in Level 1 of the Canada-based National Coaching Certification Programme (NCCP). The training was conducted over two weekends October 16 and 17 and October 25 and 26, 2020 at the Wildey Gymnasium, under the leadership of Instructor Wayne Parro of the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC). This is the latest training to be carried out through the collaborative efforts of the BOA and CAC, as the BOA seeks to take sports in Barbados to higher heights.. The coaches, drawn from twelve sporting disciplines, received training aimed at helping to improve the level of coaching on the island, with the ultimate goal of improving athletics in this country. Among the topics covered in the 20-hour programme were: Making Ethical Coaching Decisions; Planning a Practice; Designing a Basic Sport Programme and Leading Drug Free Sport. The Level 1 coaches were also ...
This paper forms part of research that is investigating the migration of young Bajan-Brits to Barbados. Specifically, it explores the role of quality of life issues in the decision-making processes of young Bajan-Brits as they negotiate their return to Barbados. The research, based on 51 in-depth qualitative interviews conducted with an under-researched cohort of young Bajan-Brits living in Barbados, argues from a lure of home conceptualisation that the return of young Bajan-Brits to Barbados can best be understood from the context of a search for a better quality of life in the face of social and economic disenfranchisement in the UK context. Subsequently, the paper examines the extent to which the quality of life factors which formed the basis of return to Barbados have in fact been realised on the part of young Bajan-Brits in their adjustment to life in Barbados. The paper ultimately argues that despite problems of adjustment, young Bajan-Brits have generally been successful in actualising a ...
Inhabited by Kalinago people since the 13th century, and prior to that by other Amerindians, Barbados was visited by Spanish navigators in the late 15th century and claimed for the Spanish Crown. It first appeared on a Spanish map in 1511. The Portuguese visited the island in 1536, but they left it unclaimed, with their only remnants being an introduction of wild hogs for a good supply of meat whenever the island was visited. An English ship, the Olive Blossom, arrived in Barbados in 1625; its men took possession of it in the name of King James I. In 1627, the first permanent settlers arrived from England, and it became an English and later British colony ...
Carl Farley has spent more than thirty-one (31) years in various capacities in the petroleum industry.. A former Science Teacher (Chemistry, Mathematics & Physics), Carl joined the staff of the Mobil Oil Barbados Refinery as Laboratory Supervisor in July 1986. To date, he has progressed through various positions in three (3) major petroleum organizations, namely the former Mobil Oil Corporation now ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell and presently the Sol Group. In these organizations major positions held included Planning and Production Manager (Mobil Oil), Health, Safety & Environment Advisor (Shell Central America & the Caribbean), Operations Manager Southern Caribbean (Shell Oil Products Latin America) and presently Group Operations Manager (Sol Caribbean Limited).. Carl was educated at the St. Lucy Secondary School (now Daryll Jordan), the Barbados Community College, the UWI Cave Hill and the University of Nevada. A trained Petroleum Chemist, Carl holds a BSc (Hons) in Business Management and an ...
Barbados - Barbados - Agriculture and fishing: About three-fourths of the land is arable, and most of it is planted with sugarcane. Sugar production dominated the economy until the 1950s, but the industry has declined in importance. Agricultural production remains dominated by large farm units, but the pattern of production has changed, mainly as a result of falling sugar prices and of government-sponsored programs of agricultural diversification and limited land settlement. As a result, there has been significant growth in food production (vegetables, fruits, and livestock), mainly for local consumption. High-quality sea island cotton is also grown. The growing of tropical flowers and foliage has also proved
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Rural population in Barbados was last measured at 194758 in 2015, according to the World Bank. Rural population refers to people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated as the difference between total population and urban population.This page has the latest values, historical data, forecasts, charts, statistics, an economic calendar and news for Rural population in Barbados.
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Barbados exports of milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten was US$2.64 Million during 2020, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade. Barbados exports of milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten - data, historical chart and statistics - was last updated on July of 2021.
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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados. June 1, 2016 - Barbados continues to be a destination in high demand.. Stayover Arrivals. Provisional figures shared by the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) revealed that arrivals increased 7.4 percent during the first quarter of 2016 when compared to the previous year. This represented some 184,177 visitors compared to 171,413 during the same period last year.. CEO, William Griffith, commended the BTMIs global team for the work they continue to do in concert with local and international industry partners to keep Barbados top-of-mind among travellers, as well as the travel trade.. Our team has been placing considerable emphasis on business-to-business (B2B) relationships through training for travel agents and participation in trade shows to update these key partners on the latest product developments taking place on the island.. This B2B strategy climaxed earlier this month during the gold edition Connect Barbados 50 when more than 900 meetings were held between ...
Spirit of Barbados Gala. The Embassy of Barbados, in partnership with the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. and the Barbados Association of Washington, DC will culminate the year-long celebration of Barbados 50th Anniversary of Independence with the Spirit of Barbados Gala. This black-tie event will be at the historic headquarters of the Organization of American States in Washington, DC this Saturday, November 11, at 7:00 pm.. Proceeds from the event will go to the Hurricane Relief Fund of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) and the Student Program for Innovation in Science and Engineering of the Caribbean Science Foundation (CSF).. ...
Barbadians urged to screen for glaucoma | Residents are being urged to get screened for glaucoma, a disease which can cause blindness if left untreated.
The island was uninhabited when first settled by the British in 1627. African slaves worked the sugar plantations established on the island, which initially dominated the Caribbean sugar industry. By 1720 Barbados was no longer a dominant force within the sugar industry, having been surpassed by the Leeward Islands and Jamaica. Slavery was abolished in 1834. The Barbadian economy remained heavily dependent on sugar, rum, and molasses production through most of the 20th century. The gradual introduction of social and political reforms in the 1940s and 1950s led to complete independence from the UK in 1966. In the 1990s, tourism and manufacturing surpassed the sugar industry in economic importance ...
Abortion is legal on social economic grounds. Abortion medicines Mifepristone and Misoprostol are available. Information about services can be obtained at the Barbados Family Planning Association. ...
Well folks, it looks like Rihanna and A $ AP Rocky are actually a couple! On Christmas Eve, the duo were spotted holding hands on a catamaran sunset cruise in RiRis homeland of Barbados. According to PeopleThe rapper arrived on the Caribbean island on December 23rd to meet with the founder of Fenty Beauty, who […]
Colonel Glyne Grannum joined the Barbados Defence Force (BDF) on 18 October 1985 and underwent career development training at the Canadian Forces Officer Candidate School, Chilliwack and the Combat Training Centre, Gagetown New Brunswick, Canada. He subsequently attended the Infantry Training Centre and the Signal Wing in Warminster, UK (PCBC and RSO Courses respectively), the International Institute of Humanitarian Law in San Remo, Italy; the Lester Pearson Canadian Peacekeeping Centre, the Canadian Land Forces Command and Staff College, Kingston, the Canadian Forces Command and Staff College, Toronto, the National Defence University of the Peoples Liberation Army Peoples Republic of China and the Centre for Hemispheric Defence Studies, National Defence University, Washington. He also attended a Defence Resources Management programme at National Defence Headquarters, Ottawa, Canada. In addition to being a qualified infantry officer, Col Grannum is a qualified Regimental Signals Officer and a ...
Many gathered recently at a gala dinner for a dual celebration as they celebrated the 25th anniversary of the George Alleyne Chronic Disease Research Centre (CDRC), as well as to honour the works of the founding director, Sir Henry Fraser, who founded the CDRC in 1992.. Speaking at the momentous occasion, which was held at The Crane Resort, Christianne Walcott revealed that it was an incredible milestone for the Chronic Disease Research Centre, now the George Alleyne Chronic Disease Research Centre, to have reached 25 years of existence. The George Alleyne CDRC in Barbados is one of the four units in the Caribbean Institute for health research that is overseen by the office of the Vice Chancellor, she said.. As time has gone on, the centre has undertaken an ever-widening scope, which has seen the recent functional merger with the public health group within the Faculty of Medical Sciences, to facilitate the comprehensive translation of research.. She expressed that the centre was a testimony ...
The 1982 Barbados Male Family Planning Survey used a two-stage sample design, representative of males ages 15 to 49. The sample of males is not self-weighting but was weighted based on the number of eligible males in a household. A total of 1,301 interviews were successfully completed.. A similar survey was conducted in 1980-1981 that covered only females ages 15 to 49.. ...
Adjusted net intake rate to Grade 1 of primary education, gender parity index (GPI) in Barbados was reported at 0.9545 GPI in 2017, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.
The My Child and I Charity No 1031, is dedicated to effective parenting education in Barbados and across the English-speaking Caribbean. The organisation helps parents and caregivers navigate the challenges of raising children in todays world by partnering with the relevant parenting organisations, governments, international and regional NGOs and the private sector.. Need:. Assistance needed with media radio programme, administrative duties, and information technology.. ...
In 2018, Top exporters of Paper, paperboard, cellulose wadding or fibres; articles n.e.s. in heading no. 4823 to Barbados were United States ($315.44K , 86,716 Kg), European Union ($33.52K , 4,063 Kg), Germany ($20.02K , 2,135 Kg), Malaysia ($15.02K , 4,109 Kg), United Kingdom ($12.48K , 1,896 Kg ...
5. Apply for Your Child to be Found Eligible for Immigration to the United States as an Orphan: After you finalize the adoption in Barbados, USCIS must determine whether the child meets the definition of an orphan under U.S. immigration law in order for the child to immigrate to the United States. You will need to file a Form I-600, Petition to Classify Orphan as an Immediate Relative. At the time you file your Form I-600 petition, the adjudicating officer will determine whether the UAA applies or if your case is UAA grandfathered. For more information on UAA grandfathering and transition cases, please see Universal Accreditation Act of 2012. Unless an exception applies, you must identify a primary provider in your case and the adjudicating officer may ask for the name and contact information of the primary provider if not provided in your Form I-600 petition. This information is required and, without it, your Form I-600 petition cannot be approved.. If you have an approved, valid Form I-600A, ...
Keynote: Minister of Education, Science, Technology & Innovation, Hon. R. Jones. After a brief introduction by Dr. G. Brar (AUB), Hon. Minister Jones welcomed IMI delegates to Barbados personally and on behalf of Prime Minister Hon. F. Stuart. He emphasized the need to promote research, particularly to increase vaccines. He also commended IMIs mission saying, you care for humanity; we salute that and offered to join voices together to increase tolerance and serve humanity. Minister of Labour & Social Security, Hon. Dr. E. Byer-Suckoo felt the program looked very keen, very interesting and registered independently as a local participant. After attending two days, she praised IMIs 7th International Conference as being a unique event with high caliber sessions at the same level, and in some ways beyond, other American Medical Professional Organization. Saturday, August 23, 2014. Saturday, Aug 23, 2014. Inaugural ceremony& High tea. Minister of Labor and Social Security Hon. Dr. E ...
Your breast implants may have contributed to the death of a monkey In the distance, raucous screams and ire over-rule innocence, ignorance and wonder; in protest. A testament, to the skeletons that cant be addressed by research specimens lacking a hyoid bone. A day, like any other at the Barbados Primate Research Center and Wildlife Reserve. Across…
Over 1, 600 deaths due to HIV/AIDS | Barbados recorded an average of five AIDS-related deaths a month between 1984, when the first case HIV case was…
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Pride of Barbados is a small evergreen perennial shrub or tree, from the West Indies, 10 - 15 feet high with alternate, bipinnate leaves. The stem and branches are armed with spines. The red, orange, yellow and pink flowers grow at the end of the prickly branches ...
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Dear BFP, I had an interesting email arrive yesterday from the Saint Lucia Tourist Board. The email contained a copy of your recent article by Adrian Loveridge, Its Official: St. Lucia overtakes Barbados for long-stay visitors from the United States. They didnt credit you, although they did credit Adrian Loveridge at least! Hi Media Partners,…
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The Barbados cherry is one in all variety of names by that the Malpighia emarginata is understood. most ordinarily known as the acerola, this cherry-shaped fruit is additionally spoken because the wild bush, Amazon cherry and also the West Indian cherry. its a member of the family Mapighiaceae, and genus Malpighia.. This generally bitter, generally sweet fruit is believed to possess originally come back from the peninsula in United Mexican States. It currently grows wild throughout all subtropic areas in continent, Asia, Hawaii, Florida, and Texas. The acerola grows on associate degree evergreen woody plant or tiny tree. once ripe the fruit is bright red and nearly apple-shaped.. Barbados cherries have such a high content of antioxidant that in the Second war, Americans were urged to plant the bush in their finish Gardens to push health and wellness!. ...
CRISIS has apparently cohabited with the British West Indian sugar industry for much of that industrys existence. Crisis, if not ruin, has been forecast or asserted since the early 18th century during the perennial Anglo-French wars, during and after the war for American Independence, during the Napoleonic wars, when the slave trade was abolished, when competition from Mauritius and East India emerged, when slavery was about to be abolished, and, of course when control over the traditional market for sugar was lost. What is remarkable is that this crisis-ridden industry survived all these shocks. In 1884, however, the British West Indian economy entered another period of depression and instability. The primary reason for this was the sharp decline in the sugar industry and this decline was due to the increased competition from sugar beet which was manufactured by France, Germany, Austria, Holland, Belgium and Russia. According to the report submitted by the 1897 West Indian Royal Commission, ...
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1. For a brief introduction to the system, and the texts of the human rights instruments, regulations and statutes, see IACHR, Basic Documents Pertaining to Human Rights in the Inter-American System, OEA/Ser.L/V/II.92, doc. 31 rev. 3, May 3, 1996.. 2. The following member states are party to the American Convention on Human Rights: Argentina, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela.. 3. See generally, IACtHR, Advisory Opinion OC-10/89, Interpretation of the American Declaration of the Rights and Duties of Man within the Framework of Article 64 of the American Convention on Human Rights, Ser. A No. 10, July 14, 1989.. 4. As of the end of 1997, the following states had ratified the Convention of Bel m do Par : Argentina, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Race, ethnicity and prevalence of primary open-angle glaucoma. AU - Kosoko-Lasaki, Omofolasade. AU - Gong, Gordon. AU - Haynatzki, Gleb. AU - Wilson, M. Roy. PY - 2006/10/1. Y1 - 2006/10/1. N2 - Background: Recently, some authors pooled data from studies on the Dutch, Australians and Americans of European origin in an attempt to predict the prevalence of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) in the United States. Purpose: To examine potential ethnic diversity in the prevalence of POAG among populations of the same race, Methods: Medical literature was searched, and 11 population-based studies on populations of African origin and five on populations of European origin were identified. Results: The prevalence of POAG was significantly higher in white Australians than in the Dutch (p,0.001) and was significantly lower (p,0.001) among black populations in South Africa, Nigeria, Tanzania and the United States than in Ghana, St. Lucia or Barbados. Notably, the prevalence was ...
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Title: Agricultural news Identifier: agriculturalnews4grea Year: 1902-22 (1900s) Authors: Great Britain. Imperial Dept. of Agriculture for the West Indies Subjects: Agriculture -- West Indies; Plant diseases -- West Indies Publisher: Bridgetown, Barbados, Bowen & sons; Contributing Library: The LuEsther T Mertz Library
She is a victim in both cases of dark-skinned young men: Germaine Lindsay who allegedly blew up the carriage she was on, came from Barbados and was 19 years old at the time; while the Jamaican who allegedly raped her in 2002 was 17 years old at the time. One happened on July 17, the other on July 7th. Her book out of the Tunnel[1] compares these two experiences. I suggest the rape story is largely fictitious.. After her alleged rape, RN was hypnotically regressed by a police psychologist [2], to help her remember:. When I couldnt remember, I gave permission for a Professor of forensic Psychology to work with the police using new techniques on me in interview to unlock the suppressed memories locked down by masssive trauma-amnesia.. Hmm, that does seem a good basis for putting a 17-year old Jamaican immigrant into jail for 15 years.. She got home late from a Stockwell pub, to her ground-floor flat in Wood Green, quite drunk on vodka (I realised I was drunk) at around 12.30 at night (page ...
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (21 February, 2017) - The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the regions tourism development agency, and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), the umbrella private sector organization, applaud Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Heads of Government for taking the lead in recognising the critical contribution of tourism to the economies of member countries and for their commitment to advancing a regional tourism agenda.. Following a presentation, prepared in collaboration with the CHTA, and delivered by CTO secretary general Hugh Riley to the Caribbean leaders at their 28th intersessional in Guyana last week, the Heads of Government supported the advancement of a series of steps addressing transportation and the facilitation of travel, human resource development, building the creative industries, and the marketing of the Caribbean brand. They also invited CTO and CHTA to come forth with additional information to address the regions competitiveness and financing ...
Kemal Kurspahic is a managing editor for The Connection Newspapers. He was the editor-in-chief of the Bosnian daily Oslobodjenje in Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina, 1988-94. Under his leadership the paper published every day from an atomic bomb shelter during the siege of Sarajevo, maintaining high professional standards and Bosnian culture and tradition of ethnic and religious tolerance in the midst of terror.. Kurspahic received numerous awards for his contribution to press freedom and human rights, including the World Press Reviews International Editor of the Year and the Bruno Kreisky Award for Human Rights in 1993; the International Press Institutes World Press Freedom Hero in 2000, and the South Eastern Europe Media Organizations Dr. Erhard Busek Award for Better Understanding in the Region in 2003. He served as a diplomat, first as the Spokesman in Vienna, Austria, 2001-04, and then the Caribbean Regional Representative in Barbados, 2004-06, for the UN Office on Drugs and Crime. As a ...
More of a tourist than a traveller, Im standing on an outcropping of volcanic rock in the Caribbean, scratching away at my archipelago of bug bites. My guide Calvin, a relaxed fellow with dark skin and blue eyes, notices my agitation and stoops to pluck leaves from a nearby plant used as a local medicine for wounds. He shows me how to apply sap from the leafs stem. Using my other bites as a control group, I wait to see if the itching stops in the applied area. It seems to work.. Barbuda - often confused with or mispronounced as Bermuda or Barbados - is a small, flat coral island in the Caribbean, only 17 degrees from the equator. It is ruled by neighbouring Antigua, 29 miles south, a nation with a governor general and a constitutional monarchy led by the Queen. Most of the 1,800 inhabitants of Barbuda are descendents of the slave trade.. Barbudas dusty roads and dilapidated buildings make the island appear to be a ramshackle place, although its blessed with one of the longest stretches ...
Although the virus is generally harmless, often presenting few or no symptoms, there is widespread concern about its effect on pregnant women. Concerns have been raised that the virus could induce a birth defect called microcephaly, in which a baby is born with an abnormally small head and brain.. The World Health Organisation has described the outbreak of the virus in South America as a threat of alarming proportions and said that up to four million people could be infected.. Pregnant Irish women were warned last week by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre not to travel to areas affected by the virus. Men visiting the areas were told to use condoms for six months after their return.. Irelands Department of Foreign Affairs has issued warnings for 20 countries including Brazil, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, Barbados and Colombia.. The virus is spread by Aedes mosquitoes, which also spread dengue and yellow fever.. For most people, symptoms of the virus are mild, including a fever, ...
Grapefruit is a subtropical fruit that belongs to the citrus family and is usually known for its somewhat bitter and sour savor. It was initially grown in Barbados as a cross type fruit that came from a mix from pomelo and sweet orange. Grapefruit is also full of vitamin C and has some incredible health benefits you should consider.. A superior provider of vitamin C. Vitamin C helps to assist the immune system and helps to relieve the severity of the common cold. It may also relieve asthma. Studies have shown that ingesting fruits and vegetables rich in vitamin C can aid in reducing the risk of heart problems, stroke and many forms of cancer.. Aids in Reducing Weight. Grapefruit is rich in enzymes that melt off fats. It has a substantial liquid content and has very little sodium. This makes grapefruit an ideal food for boosting bodys stamina and taking weight off. Eating grapefruit on a daily basis will help you shed unwanted pounds. The scent of the grapefruit decreases the feeling of hunger. ...
The Small Island Developing States, or SIDS, include 52 countries spanning the Caribbean, Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans, as well as the South China and Mediterranean Seas. They range from low-income countries such as Haiti to high-income countries like Barbados and Singapore.. Despite their diversity, many of them have a challenge and irony in common. Being small, often remotely-located, and usually without domestic fossil fuel reserves, these countries rely on imported fossil fuels for their energy, and bear the brunt of high and volatile oil prices. The irony is that many of these same islands have abundant renewable energy resources, including wind, solar, hydro and geothermal. And many are at sea-level, vulnerable to sea-level rise provoked by climate change, and highly-sensitized to the urgency of making a transition to a greener economy-a transition that would reduce their exposure to petroleum price shocks and hikes ...
The GA decided to conduct a 5-year review of the Mauritius Strategy for the Implementation of the Barbados Plan of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island States during its 65th Session and identified as priorities issues the strengthening of data management capacities for SIDS monitoring and evaluation, the enhancement of strategic partnerships, the assessment of the UN System effectiveness in supporting SIDS, the need for resulted-oriented approaches and improvement of measures to effectively address SIDS s vulnerabilities and the possibility of recognizing SIDS as a special category within the UN System ...
BY: SIR HENRY FRASER God bless fat child. (Bus windscreen message - Grenada 1980s, Barbados today) The Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC, website www.healthycaribbean.org) has launched a campaign to reduce childhood obesity, now at alarming epidemic proportions [….]. ...
In nineteen question-mark question-mark my silent grandfather came to the United States. He left the hot chatty island of Barbados and because he existed in silence no one knows when he came. He came for shade. To drink tea-colored liquor we poured out, that scoured the tin sink. To watch every Saturday, as he did until he died, American cartoons like Rocky & Bullwinkle. He came to father my silent mother and find an America that seemed less like a place than an anti-place, a not-Barbados, not-Europe, not Asia or Africa, not meals of boiled monkey and coocoo or potatoes rotted bitter and Argus-eyed in the ground. Not this, not that. My grandfather succeeded because silence succeeds. It cant be argued against. It is the last word. My grandfather, Louis Cassill, came from an Anglophone island to an English-speaking country, where people were like radios that couldnt be turned off. I think he would have preferred a place that babbled nonsense in his ears. He sat alone and kept his pale amphibian ...
Acerola is a tropical fruit bearing shrub or small tree jin the family Malpighiaceae.Common names include acerola, barbados cherry, West Indian cherry and wild crapemyrtle. Acerola is native from Southern Mexico, Central and South America, but now...
February 8th is National Molasses Bar Day.. Molasses, known as treacle in Britain, is a thick, sticky by-product made from refining sugarcane and sugar beets into sugar. Sugarcane molasses is used in cooking and baking. The juice of the sugarcane is boiled. The juice goes through a centrifuge to get the sugar out. The remaining liquid is molasses. It is typically sold as mild, barbados, or cane sugar. If the liquid is boiled again, it is sold as robust or strong. A third boil yields Blackstrap-it is very strong and bitter as most if not all the sugar has been boiled out.. Molasses gives gingerbread that deep, sultry flavor. It is often paired with spices such as cinnamon and nutmeg.. The word molasses comes from the Portuguese melaço, derived from mel, which is the Latin word for honey.. Molasses Bars ...
ITUs Regional Presence is designed to enable the Union to work as closely as possible with its Membership and to adapt the activities of the three ITU Sectors (Radio, Standards and Development) to the different needs of the worlds developing countries and regions. The ITU provides assistance and support in the Americas region through a Regional Office based in Brasilia, hosted by the government of Brazil and other three Area Offices located in Bridgetown (Barbados), Santiago (Chile) and Tegucigalpa (Honduras ...
Organizations that committed major support to the project include: 454 Life Sciences, a Roche company, Branford, Conn.; Life Technologies Corporation, Carlsbad, Calif.; BGI-Shenzhen, Shenzhen, China; Illumina Inc., San Diego; the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany; the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK; and the National Human Genome Research Institute, which supports the work being done by Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; the Broad Institute, Cambridge, Mass.; and Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. Researchers at many other institutions are also participating in the project including groups in Barbados, Canada, China, Colombia, Finland, the Gambia, India, Malawi, Pakistan, Peru, Puerto Rico, Spain, the UK, the US, and Vietnam. ...
On the other hand, there is an anticipation and freedom that comes from not belonging. The world is a white canvas just waiting to be painted. I can choose to go in any direction, using any medium I wish to begin the artwork. This past week, I got to intersect with several other people - people I would not have met had I chosen to avoid my loneliness by staying connected to friends several states away while I was waiting for my connecting flight. I learned about Barbados and sailing and bartending from a guy named Neil. I learned a little about weather in Maine from an older woman who lives near Mt. Katahdin. I never thought Id meet a person who judges dog shows, and yet, there she was flying home. Ill probably never see these folks again in my life, but they were in front of me for a moment, and I am a better person for meeting them. And maybe they are better for meeting me too - I can hope so ...
The focus of sustainable development is far broader than just the environment. MSI. UN Conference on the Human Environment. This relates to how people grasp and achieve sustainable development. Worse, we do not think about the bad we are doing to the environment when we know it very well that it may have disastrous effects on us later on. NITI Aayog has released the second edition of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) India Index (SDG Index 2.0). Explain who your mystery person is. Sustainable Development Goals Essay 868 Words , 4 Pages. BPoA+5 (1999) - Five-year review of the Barbados Programme of Action. United Nations Sustainable Development Summit. They have played a role in negotiation, monitoring and implementation of environmental law and policy at all levels. Sainik School Ambikapur 2021: Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Sainik School Tilaiya 2021: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Dates, Sainik School Bijapur 2021: Application Form, Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Tamil ...
Aloevera is a plant of great potential and value in the field of therapeutics, pharmaceuticals and cosmetic industries. The colour and odour of each variety has its characteristic and the taste bitter. Aloevera Barbadensis refers to the Barbados Island. Aloevera is used in indigenous (Ayurvedic) and Unani systems of medicine and in cosmetics, shampoos and creams.. The major market of Aloevera and its extracts are India, Australia, USA, Japan and Europe. The demand for Aloevera is increasing and with scientific studies the medicinal benefits of Aloevera are emerging consistently. It is profitable to cultivate the Aloevera, since it has the potential to become the future of agro-industrial crop.. Aloevera plant looks like cactus, but is actually a member of the lily family. It grows in warm places like Asia, Africa and some parts of America and Europe that are warm. Aloe Vera plants are prized for the gel substance inside their leaves which is used for many types of medicinal purposes. Aloe Vera ...
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The scientific name is Aloe barbadensis miller derived from the Barbados Islands in which this plant grows luxuriant and spontaneous while the name miller is a tribute to a Scottish botanist
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She also represented Barbados at the Commonwealth Games in 2014 and in 2018. "Rhe-Ann Niles-Mapp". Netball World Cup. Retrieved ... Rhe-Ann Niles-Mapp also simply known as Rhe-Ann Niles (born 14 June 1986) is a Barbadian netball player who represents Barbados ... "Barbados". Netball Draft Central. Retrieved 1 April 2020. "Netball , Athlete Profile: Rhe-Ann Niles-Mapp - Gold Coast 2018 ...
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She made her maiden World Cup appearance representing Barbados at the 2019 Netball World Cup. "Brianna Holder". Netball World ... Brianna Holder (born 20 June 2001) is a Barbadian netball player who represents Barbados internationally and plays in the ...
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She made her maiden World Cup appearance representing Barbados at the 2019 Netball World Cup. "Amanda Knight". Netball World ... Amanda Knight (born 21 April 2000) is a Barbadian netball player who represents Barbados internationally and plays in the ...
She also represented Barbados at the Commonwealth Games in 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014 and in 2018. "Latonia Blackman". ... "Barbados". Netball Draft Central. Retrieved 1 April 2020. "Netball , Athlete Profile: Latonia Blackman - Gold Coast 2018 ... Latonia Blackman (born 6 October 1982) is a Barbadian netball player who represents Barbados internationally and plays in the ...
She also represented Barbados at the Commonwealth Games in 2010, 2014 and in 2018. "Damisha Croney". Netball World Cup. ... "Barbados". Netball Draft Central. Retrieved 1 April 2020. "Netball , Athlete Profile: Damisha Croney - Gold Coast 2018 ... Damisha Croney (born 3 November 1991) is a Barbadian netball player who represents Barbados internationally and plays in the ...
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  • Published: Jason M. Fletcher & Barbara Wolfe, 2016. (nber.org)
  • Barbados served as CDC CRO's hub in 2008-2018. (cdc.gov)
  • Former first lady Barbara Bush , the matriarch of a Republican political dynasty and a first lady who elevated the cause of literacy, died April 17, 2018, at age 92. (cnn.com)
  • Barbara L. McAneny, MD, a board-certified medical oncologist/hematologist from Albuquerque, N.M., became the 173rd president of the American Medical Association in June 2018. (ama-assn.org)
  • Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on the passage of the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act: "The National Defense Authorization Act should be a blueprint for drawing down our military conflicts and reining in bloated Pentagon spending. (commondreams.org)
  • Barbara Palvin walks the runway during the 2018 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at Pier 94 on November 08, 2018 in New York City. (usatoday.com)
  • The epitome of poise, charm, style and grace, beautiful brunette Barbara Rush was born in Denver, Colorado in 1927 and enrolled at the University of California before working with the University Players and taking acting classes at the Pasadena Playhouse. (imdb.com)
  • Although the common perception of Santa Barbara is as a playground for the rich and famous, the reality is that the average income is only slightly higher than California as a whole. (wikitravel.org)
  • If you want to discover the next big wine region in California, head to Santa Barbara . (forbes.com)
  • Look forward to a rewarding stay in California at Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta. (marriott.com)
  • Enjoy easy access to top destinations, such University of California Santa Barbara, beautiful beaches and pristine golf courses. (marriott.com)
  • As a small island developing state (SIDS) that is extremely vulnerable to the adverse impacts of climate change and cognizant of the implications for its economic, social and environmental sectors, the Government of Barbados (GOB) ratified the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in 1994 and the Kyoto Protocol in 2000. (globalsecurity.org)
  • In 2000, when Barbara decided, despite the demands of the market, to only write one Junie B. Jones book per year, I urged her to allow Random House to publish the books in hardcover editions as well as paperback. (publishersweekly.com)
  • Barbara M. Bröker , seit 2000 Professorin für Molekulare Immunologie an der Universität Greifswald. (springer.com)
  • Recorded in 1994, Natural Progression features nine originals that allow Barbara London's quartet to improvise naturally over lyrical ideas. (allaboutjazz.com)
  • Our hotel is just four miles from the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport. (marriott.com)
  • In May 1997, Barbadian Prime Minister Owen Arthur hosted U.S. President Bill Clinton and 14 other Caribbean leaders during the first-ever U.S.-regional summit in Bridgetown, Barbados . (wikipedia.org)
  • After a journalism career spanning a half-century, Barbara Walters retired from TV journalism on May 16. (cnn.com)
  • Barbara Walters was more concerned with Hollywood's reputation than Corey Feldman's allegations of sexual abuse against him as a child. (nydailynews.com)
  • Eat your heart out Barbara Walters. (nydailynews.com)
  • Barbara Walters dubbed Caitlyn Jenner the most interesting person. (nydailynews.com)
  • Barbara Walters has been turning to friends for advice on whether to step into a full-time role and save the troubled show. (nydailynews.com)
  • Barbara Walters returned to "The View" for the first time since January, after spending more than a month at home recovering from the chicken pox and a concussion. (go.com)
  • SBA ), located in Santa Barbara, near the neighboring town of Goleta , provides access to LAX through a shuttle service that flies between the two airports several times per day. (wikitravel.org)
  • The Santa Barbara AirBus [18] operates several times per day from Goleta, Santa Barbara and Carpinteria to LAX. (wikitravel.org)
  • The Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District (SBMTD) [19] runs buses all over Santa Barbara proper, and neighboring Goleta and Montecito. (wikitravel.org)
  • The Santa Barbara AirBus [17] operates several times per day from Goleta, Santa Barbara and Carpinteria to LAX. (wikitravel.org)
  • The Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District (SBMTD) [18] runs buses all over Santa Barbara proper, and neighboring Goleta and Montecito. (wikitravel.org)
  • Embrace comfort and convenience at Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta. (marriott.com)
  • Your happily ever after has its perks at Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta. (marriott.com)
  • As the easternmost isle of the Lesser Antilles in the West Indies , Barbados lies 100 kilometres (62 mi) east of the Windward Islands and Caribbean Sea . (wikipedia.org)
  • Barbados is in the Eastern Caribbean Time Zone . (wikipedia.org)
  • Barbados is the easternmost country in the Caribbean, with a surface area of 430 km 2 . (paho.org)
  • Barbados is a beneficiary of the U.S. Caribbean Basin Initiative . (wikipedia.org)
  • 59.55250 Barbados is an island country in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies, in the Caribbean region of North America, and the most easterly of the Caribbean Islands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite being classified as an Atlantic island, Barbados is considered to be part of the Caribbean and is ranked as one of its leading tourist destination. (wikipedia.org)
  • Barbados is one of the most developed and popular islands in the Caribbean. (travelandleisure.com)
  • Barbados is one of the most well-developed and popular islands in the Caribbean, home to both a rich cultural history as well as beautiful pink. (travelandleisure.com)
  • Last month Sir Cliff's loyalty to Barbados was honoured with a Golden Jubilee Award as the Caribbean island celebrated 50 years of independence. (thesun.co.uk)
  • Watching the sun rise over Barbados from a private balcony on the Caribbean Princess, it's easy to forget stresses at home. (edmontonjournal.com)
  • A navigational mistake led to the British setting foot on the Caribbean island of Barbados in 1627. (edmontonjournal.com)
  • I had the incredible pleasure of editing Barbara Park from 1985 to 2002, in the pre-Junie days. (publishersweekly.com)
  • The Setup: During the summer of 1985, there were a spree of murders in Santa Barbara. (cybercom.net)
  • Barbara McClintock was a geneticist interested in natural mechanisms that alter the time and type of gene expression during plant development. (macfound.org)
  • Santa Barbara Mission , 2201 Laguna St., (from downtown State St., turn east onto Mission St. and follow signs pointing toward the Mission), (805) 682-4149, [21] . (wikitravel.org)
  • Barbara Kendall took part in her first Olympic Games in 1992 in Barcelona. (olympic.org)
  • Texas congresswoman Barbara Jordan (1936-1996) rose to the national stage from Houston's largely African American Fifth Ward, becoming a public defender of the U.S. Constitution and a leading presence in Democratic Party politics for two decades. (history.com)
  • In 1993-94 Barbados was considering joining the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). (wikipedia.org)
  • In the spring of 1984, Barbara Park queried me about the benefits of having an agent. (publishersweekly.com)
  • It also allowed Barbara to equal her brother Anthony Bruce, himself an Olympic windsurfing champion in 1988 and bronze medallist in 1984 (when it was a demonstration discipline). (olympic.org)
  • On 30 November 1966, Barbados became an independent state and Commonwealth realm with Elizabeth II as its queen, though the country is planning to remove her as its head of state and become a republic by 30 November 2021. (wikipedia.org)
  • COVID-19 in Barbados August 02, 2021 Make sure you are fully vaccinated before traveling to Barbados. (cdc.gov)
  • SECURITYThe South coast of Barbados, between Hastings and St. Lawrence areas is experiencing an overflow of raw sewage due to a mechanical breakdown. (edmontonjournal.com)
  • O sucesso foi grande e ali nascia Barbara Stanwyck , mais tarde uma lenda de Hollywood . (wikipedia.org)
  • [10] Similar to Trinidad and Tobago to the southwest, the territorial Atlantic Ocean surrounding Barbados has been found to contain fossil fuels , however ongoing research is being conducted to give estimates of actual quantities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early 17th century Barbadians began large-scale migration from Barbados to the areas of North and South Carolina , becoming among some of the first resident settlers in those states. (wikipedia.org)
  • My first stop was the parliament museum, which was a good place to learn about the government in Barbados since the 17th century. (travelblog.org)
  • Sandals Barbados? (tripadvisor.co.uk)
  • Stunning ocean views, Butler Elite service and exclusive exchange privileges with the nearby Sandals Barbados, define the new Luxury Included® experience. (westjet.com)
  • Prolific author, editor, and gardening expert Barbara Pleasant is the author of a variety of works covering aspects of creating and maintaining gardens. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Law professor Barbara Olshansky, the author of a book on military tribunals, says: "If you're talking about interrogations, you're talking about very specific prohibitions that mean you cannot use any force, at all, to interrogate someone. (historycommons.org)
  • The United States and Barbados have had cordial bilateral relations since Barbados' independence in 1966. (wikipedia.org)
  • Barbados was in British hands continuously from its colonisation in 1627 until its independence in 1966, so it is not surprising that there is a strong garden tradition. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • downtown Santa Barbara can be accessed via the Garden St. exit, while the beaches can be found off the Cabrillo Blvd. off ramp. (wikitravel.org)
  • The name could have arisen due to the relatively large percentage of enslaved Igbo people from modern-day southeastern Nigeria arriving in Barbados in the 18th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • A portrait of Barbara Bush at the vice presidential residence on April 24, 1981. (cnn.com)
  • Will the Barbara Bush cartoon going viral change Marshall Ramsey's life? (usatoday.com)
  • A beautiful life of its own: How one viral cartoon changed me Will the Barbara Bush cartoon going viral change Marshall Ramsey's life? (usatoday.com)
  • Hours after the Barbara Bush obituary cartoon published, it went viral. (usatoday.com)
  • Life was not exactly a beach on Hayden Panettiere's Barbados vacation.The Nashville actress, 28, sported a bandage on her arm at the airport after her. (travelandleisure.com)
  • With the majority of Barbados population and its economic activities located within its narrow coastal zone, this area is undeniably one of the island's most valuable economic and social assets. (globalsecurity.org)
  • There is a tiny Jewish population still in Barbados, about 50 people or so. (travelblog.org)
  • This is the population pyramid for Barbados. (cia.gov)
  • Travelers seeking an easy-to-reach destination that will impress on all fronts should start planning a vacation to Barbados.At ITB, a travel trade show. (travelandleisure.com)
  • Unvaccinated travelers should avoid nonessential travel to Barbados. (cdc.gov)
  • Recommended for unvaccinated travelers one year old or older going to Barbados. (cdc.gov)
  • Recommended for unvaccinated travelers of all ages to Barbados. (cdc.gov)
  • Prepare travelers to Barbados with recommendations for vaccines and medications. (cdc.gov)
  • s, Barbados places prominence on adapting to the effects of climate change. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Barbados will face indirect climate-related impacts including drought, flooding, and storms (physical damage), increased pest outbreaks, the spread of invasive species, the increased probability for the occurrence of vector borne and heat related illnesses and the destruction of key ecosystems which all threaten national productivity and may undermine the potential for real growth. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Since then, Barbados has actively participated in the Conference of Parties (COP) and related inter-sessional meetings of the UNFCCC, as well as undertaken a variety of measures that fit with the overarching objective of the Convention and intended to build national resilience to the challenges imposed by climate change. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Barbados was the only country in the Western Hemisphere chosen to participate in the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) Project, Piloting Climate Change Adaptation to Protect Human Health, covering the years 2010 to 2014. (globalsecurity.org)
  • The climate of Santa Barbara is classified as dry-summer subtropical. (wikitravel.org)
  • Barbara E. Engelhardt, an associate professor, joined the Princeton Computer Science Department in 2014 from Duke University, where she had been an assistant professor in Biostatistics and Bioinformatics and Statistical Sciences. (princeton.edu)
  • Barbara London is associate curator of the Department of Film and Video at The Museum of Modern Art, New York. (google.com)
  • What I can say is that when I was pregnant, Barbara was the only person to tell me that sometimes one might want to kill one's own child. (publishersweekly.com)
  • Pregnant women and those considering becoming pregnant should avoid travel to Barbados. (edmontonjournal.com)
  • An Import Permit must first be obtained from the Veterinary Services Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and Water Resource Management, Barbados . (usda.gov)
  • The physical characteristics of Barbados are its lowlands or gently sloping, terraced plains, separated by rolling hills that generally parallel the coasts. (wikipedia.org)
  • On a sunny - albeit a tad humid - Barbados morning, with white sand skirting gently over the teal-hued shoreline mere steps outside my room at charming. (travelandleisure.com)
  • Mary told us about the many occasions when Barbara would come in, gently and gracefully, to clean the room. (cmaj.ca)
  • Exercise normal precautions in Barbados. (state.gov)
  • ADVISORIESBarbados - Take normal security precautionsTake normal security precautions in Barbados.Travel Health Notice - Zika virusThe Public Health Agency of Canada has issued advice for travellers on the Zika virus, recommending that Canadians practice special health precautions while travelling in affected countries. (edmontonjournal.com)
  • The date and location for this event is 10-May-70 at Soho Restaurant And Music Club, Santa Barbara. (excite.com)
  • James O'Mahoney opens the door to the Santa Barbara Surfing Museum wearing a dazzling blue Hawaiian shirt. (flightcentre.com.au)
  • Barbados did not suffer direct impacts from hurricanes during the period under review, but the country was affected by Tropical Storm Tomas in October 2010. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Barbados is considered a high-income country. (paho.org)
  • The historic town of Los Alamos is nestled in the heart of Santa Ynez Valley's idyllic wine country, north of Santa Barbara. (coolhunting.com)
  • In the following years, when I went to Barbara on the occasions that sales or marketing or B&N or Borders or whomever had a bee in their bonnet about her title choice or cover concept, her reaction was always: "Is it me, or does everyone smell like mango? (publishersweekly.com)
  • As a wealthy sugar colony, it became an English centre of the African slave trade until that trade was outlawed by the Slave Trade Act 1807, with final emancipation of slaves in Barbados occurring over a period of years following the Slavery Abolition Act 1833. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mark, Barbara, Kevin, Lori, and Daymond on their biggest lessons and regrets from ten years in the Tank. (nymag.com)
  • Eager to see another garden containing flowers that will be on display in Chelsea, I next make my way to Andromeda Botanic Gardens, named after the Greek goddess because it too is chained to a rock, in this case the steep coral hillside above Bathsheba on the wild east coast of Barbados. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Barbados is east of the Windwards, part of the Lesser Antilles, at roughly 13°N of the equator. (wikipedia.org)
  • This book is for anyone puzzled by why today, as Barbara Maria Stafford claims, "we possess no language for talking about resemblance, only an exaggerated awareness of difference. (mit.edu)
  • Next, I take up my invitation to Balls Plantation, the headquarters of the Barbados Horticultural Society. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Barbara was very (very) hands on, so editing her meant that we talked several times a week, sometimes several times a day. (publishersweekly.com)
  • Barbados no longer observes Daylight Saving Time . (wikipedia.org)
  • The best time to travel to Barbados is mid-December through April, although it is peak tourist season. (travelandleisure.com)
  • For her third Olympic Games, in Sydney, Barbara Kendall took her third medal, this time a bronze, behind Italy's Alessandra Sensini, Olympic champion, and Germany's Amelie Lux. (olympic.org)
  • Barbara Kruger, whose work is currently being exhibited at New York's Whitney Museum, comes as close as anybody can to being the official artist of American consumerism. (slate.com)
  • Whatever you choose to do, either arrive early in the morning to catch the dolphin pods bobbing in the water or in the evening for an up-close look at the pastel explosion that is a Santa Barbara sunset. (forbes.com)