Monitoring and evaluation
Bahamian elected president of historic 73rd World Health Assembly
Bahamian Keva Bain, the country’s permanent representative to the United Nations, has been elected to serve as president of the 73rd World Health Assembly. In an unprecedented move due to global spread of COVID-19, the two-day WHA is being hosted virtually today with representatives from the UN’s 194 member states.
Campbell Applauds Organizers of Girls in Science Video Competition
Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon.Frankie A. Campbell, applauded the organizers of the ministry’s second annual Girls in Science Video Competition for the role they are playing in potentially helping to guide more Bahamians girls into the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).
Regulatory framework for the environment and human rights
The implementation of the SDGs requires the participation of all stakeholders. The State, as the main responsible agent for fulfilling the commitments of the 2030 Agenda, must promote this participation through normative, political, economic and social incentives that create multi-stakeholder enabling environments.