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The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has ratified a few of UNESCO’s international conventions, since joining this UN specialised agency in Paris in 1983. The most recent being the 2003 Convention for Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage, and the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expression, in April 2016.
The Ministry of Education, as part of its Early Learners Programme (ELP), held its first consultation for a National Language Arts Policy, on October 03.
The Nevis Heritage Village hosted Culturama on July 21 to identify the history and culture the festival has been created to celebrate.
The St Kitts and Nevis National Cultural Policy, which is currently being revised and finalised at a workshop, must capture the people’s unique identity, according to the deputy prime minister.
The Ministry of Culture in partnership with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) held a National Cultural Policy Finalization and Strategy Workshop from June 01-02, 2017. Representatives from government ministries and stakeholders from the community were invited to take part in the discussions and expressed what the cultural policy means to them.
Rawlins’ tenure with the Foundation began on May 02, 2017, following his appointment to the position by the NCDF Board of Directors. He replaces Keith Scraborough, MBE who is now employed in the Premier’s Ministry.