Should We Seek Reparations from Europe

Should We Seek Reparations from Europe

At a lecture entitled "Britain's Black Debt: Reparations Owed to the Caribbean for Slavery and Indigenous Genocide", Sir Hilary Beckles, Principal of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies, urged CARICOM countries to seek reparation from Europe for the atrocities of slavery. Sir Hilary went on to say that seeking reparations is not about seeking handouts, but about "repairing historical damage and finding a way forward". 

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An Introductory Note on the CCRTD: A Bridge between Estranged Concepts

An Introductory Note on the CCRTD: A Bridge between Estranged Concepts

Allow me to welcome you to the Caribbean Centre for Research on Trade and Development. Although the name suggests otherwise, our scope extends to regional integration, foreign policy, energy and climate change, agriculture, health, food security: our interests are almost endless. To be honest, it is what makes the Centre a unique organization in the Caribbean region.

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