29 December 2021
‘Mother She Wrote’ – a short story by Janielle Browne

‘Mother She Wrote’ – a short story by Janielle Browne


by Janielle Browne First place winner in 2021 H. Nigel Thomas / UWI Open Campus Fiction Competition   By the time my brother was fourtee...
‘Mango Seasons Were Like Black Women With Polished Curls’ – a poem by Afreeca Daniel

‘Mango Seasons Were Like Black Women With Polished Curls’ – a poem by Afreeca Daniel


by Afreeca Daniel First place winner in the 2021 Ellsworth “Shake” Keane / UWI Open Campus Poetry Competition   Mango Seasons Were Lik...
‘Daystar’ – a poem by Leron France

‘Daystar’ – a poem by Leron France


by Leron France Second place winner in the 2021 Ellsworth “Shake” Keane / UWI Open Campus Poetry Competition DAYSTAR God’s creativity nev...
‘Flo’s Boomerang’ – a short story by Shanique Browne

‘Flo’s Boomerang’ – a short story by Shanique Browne


by Shanique Browne Second place winner in 2021 H. Nigel Thomas / UWI Open Campus Fiction Competition     Flo Samuel was shelling...
‘Cinder’ – a poem by Janielle Browne

‘Cinder’ – a poem by Janielle Browne


by-: Janielle Browne Third place winner in the 2021 Ellsworth “Shake” Keane / UWI Open Campus Poetry Competition   Cinder   ...
‘Escape to Shelter’ – a short story by Kathy Badenock

‘Escape to Shelter’ – a short story by Kathy Badenock


by Kathy Badenock Third place winner in 2021 H. Nigel Thomas / UWI Open Campus Fiction Competition   “Not tonight. Not tonight”. ...
10 December 2021
Why Commonwealth values are important in ensuring equal opportunity in sport

Why Commonwealth values are important in ensuring equal opportunity in sport


by Anne Wafula Strike, MBE Commonwealth Champion for Equality in Sport Is it possible to eradicate discrimination in sport? If we rewind a few mont...
09 November 2021
This Month in the Security Council – October 2021

This Month in the Security Council – October 2021


IN OCTOBER, the Security Council conducted most agenda items in-person, while a few items remained virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our delegati...
12 October 2021
Message on World Mental Health Day

Message on World Mental Health Day


WORLD MENTAL Health Day is observed annually on October 10; the following message to mark the day was issued by the United Nations Information Centre...
09 October 2021
Eight communities to be featured in back-in-time heritage tourism videos this month (+video)

Eight communities to be featured in back-in-time heritage tourism videos this month (+video)


This weekend, and every weekend for the rest of October, Searchlight will take Vincentians on a trip back in time to eight communities around the coun...