Bahamas Marine Ecocentre is accepting applications for the Alf Thompson Memorial Scholarship

Posted on: April 11, 2018

Work and live at the Bimini Biological Field Station with shark and marine biology research scientists, graduate students and other interns from aroundthe world. If you are interested in learning more about shark research and the conservation of the ocean’s ecosystems then please apply for this unique opportunity.  Click here for additional details.



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9th UK-Caribbean Ministerial Forum Convenes in Grand Bahama

Authored by: Robyn Adderley Source: Bahamas Information Services Date: April 28, 2016   Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Fred Mitchell, on Wednesday during a press conference announced the 9th UK-Caribbean Ministerial Forum, April 28-30, 2016 in Grand Bahama.  It is expected that 150 delegates from 23 countries will attend. Shown from left are: Permanent…

Child Protection Officials Take Fight Nationally

Authored by: Matt Maura Source: Bahamas Information Services Date: April 28, 2016   Minister of Social Services and Community Development, the Hon. Melanie S. Griffin, establishes the country’s second Pinwheel Garden at the Louise McDonald High School, formerly the Bimini All-Age School in Alice Town. (BIS Photo/Matt Maura)   NASSAU, The Bahamas – Child Protection…

The Region Seeks Ways to Strengthen Social Security

Authored by: Lindsay Thompson Source: Bahamas Information Services Date: April 28, 2016   Minister of Labour and National Insurance, and Minister of the Public Service, the Hon. Shane Gibson, delivering the Keynote Address at the opening of The 27th CARICOM Heads of Social Security Meeting at Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. …

Health Minister Applauds Nation’s Success in Immunization

Authored by: Llonella Gilbert Source: Bahamas Information Services Date: April 26, 2016   NASSAU, Bahamas — Minister of Health Dr. the Hon. Perry Gomez said that he believes The Bahamas has already achieved Gold Medals in its journey towards immunizing its citizens so as to prevent and control the spread of vaccine preventable diseases. Nonetheless,…

Prime Minister Urges Hemisphere to Do More for the Poor

Authored by: Lindsay Thompson Source: Bahamas Information Services Date: April 25, 2016   Prime Minister the Rt. Hon Perry Christie delivering the keynote address at the official opening of the Meeting of the Inter-American Conference on Social Security (CAOSA) on Monday, April 25, 2016 at the Grand Ballroom, Atlantis on Paradise Island. The conference is…