Barbados’ National Service of Thanksgiving

Barbados’ National Service of Thanksgiving

The National Service of Thanksgiving brings Barbadians and friends from all over the world and all religions, to come together and pray for our nation. Be a part of history as we join in unity, worship and give thanks. This year’s theme: “Fortifying Foundation, Overcoming Adversity, Pursuing Destiny” speaks to...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Promoting Regional Growth

Caribbean Economic Forum-Promoting Regional Growth

Rising uncertainty, increased economic difficulty, a hobbled recovery and the pressure to transform our economies. How can and will we in the Caribbean respond? These questions, your questions and more will be discussed on the final edition for 2021 for the Caribbean Economic Forum. Our distinguished panel: Dr. Hyginus Leon,...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-From Inequality to Prosperity

Caribbean Economic Forum-From Inequality to Prosperity

How will policymakers and civil society fix the fractures across the world for our benefit? This and more will be discussed on Thursday, October 7th at 8PM on this month’s Caribbean Economic Forum. Watch the LIVE discussion with our host and distinguished guests, the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor...

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Installation of New CARICOM Secretary-General

Installation of New CARICOM Secretary-General

The Installation Ceremony for the new Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Dr. Carla Barnett was held on Monday, 16 August, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. ECT. The Chairman of CARICOM, Prime Minister Hon Gaston Browne of Antigua and Barbuda will welcome the new Secretary-General and bring greetings from the Conference...

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Commonwealth Global Youth Development Index Special Newscast

Commonwealth Global Youth Development Index Special Newscast

Ministers, government representatives, youth leaders and experts join a special 45 minute newscast television programme, presented by Caribbean journalist Garfield Burford and designed to unveil and analyse key findings on youth development performance in 181 countries. This is the third edition of the Global Youth Development Index, which measures the...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Transitioning the Private Sector

Caribbean Economic Forum-Transitioning the Private Sector

Governments are facilitators, but the private sector is the engine for growth. So strong, inclusive growth in the Caribbean will hinge on our countries’ private sectors’ ability to weather the COVID storm and emerge stronger, more resilient, and more internationally competitive. Join us for a discussion on “Transitioning the Private...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Putting People at the Centre

Caribbean Economic Forum-Putting People at the Centre

#JoinTheConversation by sending your questions, comments or ideas to questions@centralbank.org.bb and watch the LIVE discussion on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. when we discuss the topic ‘Putting People at the Centre of Caribbean Development.’ #WeWantToHearYou #PeopleCentered #PeopleDevelopment #CEF

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Resilient Institutions

Caribbean Economic Forum-Resilient Institutions

The Central Bank Of Barbados will host the first 2021 Caribbean Economic Forum with distinguished panelists: Bryan Wynter, Former Governor, Bank of Jamaica Moises Schwartz, Manager, Institutions for Development Sector – Inter-American Development Bank Diether Beuermann, Lead Economist, Caribbean Country Department – Inter-American Development Bank The topic ‘Resilient Institutions and...

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