In observance of International Volunteer Day, which will be observed on December 5, members of the U.S Embassy’s Youth Action Network and staff visited the Joshua House Orphanage to spread some Christmas cheer with approximately sixty children ages 4 to 17. A release from the US Embassy today said that on Sunday, December 1, the YAN members spent time doing creative arts, reading, and playing games with the children, after which they were treated to Christmas presents donated by the U.S. Embassy and YAN members.
The Ministry of Education yesterday commissioned Bygeval Secondary School as an A-List school. In a simple ceremony, attended by parents, teachers, students, Regional and Ministry officials, Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand, unveiled a commemorative plaque, thereby officially commissioning the school as A-Listed, a release from the ministry said. In photo, Bygeval students participating in one of the items on the programme.