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Emoji GPS Prize-Giving Ceremony

The Community Development Department has made presentations to the winners of the Emoji GPS Independence competition. Acting Chief Community Development Officer, Mrs. Yolande Skeete made the presentations to ten of the 20 lucky winners on Tuesday 28th, November 2023 at… Continue Reading…


Little Libraries Launched

The Community Development Department is one of the partners of an initiative intended to reverse the decline in literacy in Barbados. It’s the Little Libraries project, which was launched on Tuesday, 7th November, 2023 at the Parkinson Resource Centre in… Continue Reading…

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Community Management Committees Launched

“Community Centre Management Committees are vehicles and conduits to impact scores of Barbadian communities.” This assertion was made by the Hon. Charles Griffith, Minister of Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment, during the launch of the pilot phase for the Community… Continue Reading…

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Retooling To Serve You Better

This video gives a look at how the Community Development Department has started to address the Covid-19 pandemic challenges.