St Kitts and Nevis

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    CARIFESTA – Caribbean Festival of Arts

    The Caribbean Festival of Arts (CARIFESTA) is a roving multi-disciplinary art festival which has been held in various CARICOM countries since its establishment in 1972. It is  a regional forum where artists, performers and  other  persons in the  field of  culture meet and  exchange  ideas through presentations  of  music, dance, drama, exhibitions on art, sculpture, poetry and  symposia, among others.…

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    CARICOM Youth Ambassadors

    The CARICOM Youth Ambassador Programme was launched in Saint Lucia in 1993 by the Heads of Government to mark the Twentieth Anniversary of CARICOM and was formally instituted in 1994. Since its inception, the Youth Ambassador Programme has contributed to increased youth knowledge and awareness of CARICOM issues and priorities; has raised the profile of young people at the national…

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    CARIFESTA VII

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    St Kitts and Nevis

    Key facts Date of Membership in CARICOM: 26 Jul 1974 Also Known as:Mother Colony of the West Indies Status of Independence:Independent Area: 269 sq km (104 miles2) Capital City: Basseterre Population: 54,000 (2013) Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC$) Highest National Award: Order of the National Hero Economy GDP Growth: 0.9% p.a. 2009–13 GNI: US$724m GNI PC: US$13,460 Key dates in…

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