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Reform the OAS or oversee its irrelevance

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the OAS.  He is a Senior Fellow at...

Democracy Summit missed an essential ingredient

By Sir Ronald Sanders  (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the U.S. and the OAS.  He is also a senior fellow at the...

Wake up and smell the Chow Mein

A television interviewer asked me if I thought Caribbean countries, and other developing territories, would benefit from the ‘war for influence’ that the European Union (EU) has launched against the People's Republic of China.

World Bank Recommendations Not Enough for Caribbean Countries to Prepare for...

By Sir Ronald Sanders   A new analysis by the World Bank provides a troubling analysis of the new shocks that Caribbean countries can expect...

For the Caribbean, relations with the US and China is not...

By Sir Ronald Sanders  On October 12, more than a dozen representatives in the US Congress sent a letter to the US Trade Representative, Katherine...

No such thing as ‘turns’ for Commonwealth Secretary-General

By Sir Ronald Sanders The announcement by the President of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta that his government has nominated the country’s energy minister, Monica Juma, for...

Haitians: fear at home, no hope abroad

By Sir Ronald Sanders The abrupt resignation of the US Special Envoy to Haiti, Daniel Foote, came like a bolt of lightning from a clear...

On the heels of COVID, Climate Change swings a wrecking ball

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the Organization of American States.   He is also...

UWI INAUGURAL SIR OWEN S. ARTHUR LECTURE – THE MISSING PIECE

By  Everson W. Hull, Ph. D On Wednesday September 8th, Caribbean development enthusiasts were treated to a very thoughtful lecture delivered by Dr. H. Gene...

Get illegal migrants vaccinated

By Sir Ronald Sanders  Not vaccinating illegal migrants against the coronavirus would be a fatal mistake in every country.  Unvaccinated persons pose a real threat...

A storm brewing over Haiti at the OAS

By Sir Ronald Sanders   Strong disagreement may be brewing at the Organization of American States (OAS) on how to respond to the ongoing, grave...

Collective CARICOM voice for recovery at IMF-World Bank meetings

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the Organization of American States.   He is also...

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