Vaginal rings may be a powerful tool for women in HIV prevention

Women's efforts to prevent HIV usually fall to men opting for safer sex, but a medicated vaginal ring may broaden their options

/ May 29, 2016

Caribbean warned of influx of Venezuelan refugees

A Caracas mayor has warned that Caribbean islands may suffer an influx of refugees from Venezuela if food shortages continue in the country

/ May 18, 2016

Ultra conservative lobby groups set sights on the Caribbean

The globalization of anti-minority agendas and the exportation of hate from the US to the Caribbean

/ May 2, 2016

Venezuela is in free fall. What’s next for PetroCaribe?

Most of the Caribbean depends on Caracas for subsidised oil, but there is no telling how long the crippled Venezuelan economy can sustain it

/ April 25, 2016

The United Nations votes to keep the war on drugs alive

With one vote, the UN General Assembly will help entrench an illegal global drug trade worth billions of dollars

/ April 22, 2016

In Haiti, there is no quick fix after postponed Presidential elections

Calls for Haiti to conclude the second round of a presidential election run-off, while ignoring the irregularities of the first, will do the Haitian people no favours

/ April 15, 2016