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Comments Off on NATIONAL CULTURE POLICY WILL ENSURE THE CULTURE OF ST. KITTS AND NEVIS IS PRESERVED

Basseterre, St. Kitts, January 12, 2017 (SKNIS): Culture is an important part of the tourism product in St. Kitts and Nevis and it is what sets the island apart from others. For this reason, a national culture policy is currently being drafted as culture is an important part of national, personal and communal development and must be preserved, says Director in the Ministry of Culture, Troy Mills.

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Comments Off on INTERNATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE OF THE SLAVE TRADE AND ITS ABOLITION – Remembering St. Kitts and Nevis En-Slaved Ancestors

REMEMBRANCE OF THE SLAVE TRADE AND ITS ABOLITION, 23RD OF AUGUST The night of 22 to 23 August 1791, in Santo Domingo (today Haiti and the Dominican Republic) saw the beginning of the uprising that would play a crucial role in the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade. International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition is intended to inscribe the tragedy of the slave trade in the memory of all peoples. […]