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Body Image and Obesity in the Caribbean
Body Image and Obesity in the Caribbean

Childhood obesity is one of the “wicked issues” facing the Region examined by participants in the CLP Leadership Development Program.  

In discussing the issue, questions were posed about the significance of cultural views about weight and body...

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Myths Associated with Online Learning
Myths Associated with Online Learning

This month marks the launch of the CLP’s fifth cohort in its Leadership Development Programme (LDP).  This is our second cohort offering the fully blended version of the LDP.  As the new group of public sector leaders from throughout the Region...

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Mickles, Muckles, and Hazard Risk Reduction
Mickles, Muckles, and Hazard Risk Reduction

It’s always a challenge to find funds for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation (DRR/CCA). The funny thing about investment in this sector is that if you are successful then “nothing happens” and you avert “disaster”.  In a...

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Public Service Leadership: Will it Really Make a Difference?
Public Service Leadership: Will it Really Make a Difference?

A few weeks ago, I ran into a childhood friend whom I hadn’t seen in over thirty years.  Well, the chance meeting led to an invitation to lunch where I met her husband and a number of their friends.  After a quick round of introductions, the...

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Diversity: A Driver of Progress?
Diversity: A Driver of Progress?

Earlier this month, I had the privilege of visiting Suriname for the first time to attend the Cohort 4 workshop of the Leadership Development Programme (LDP).

I was struck by the energy and the diversity in Paramaribo, and also had the opportunity...

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The Public Service's Role in Promoting Economic Development
The Public Service's Role in Promoting Economic Development

On March 4th, CLP will host two outstanding Caribbean public servants as they explore the role of the civil service in promoting economic growth and development.  Grenada’s Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance Timothy Antoine along with...

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Do or Die?
Do or Die?

Climate-Change-3The Climate Change Conference, also known as the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties and the 10th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol took place from 1st to 14th...

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The Ideal Caribbean Person
The Ideal Caribbean Person

In 1997, the CARICOM Heads of Government formally adopted a description of the ‘Ideal Caribbean Person’ as someone who among other things:

  • Is imbued with a respect for human life since it is the foundation on which all the other desired values...
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Trust- The Essential Building Block
Trust- The Essential Building Block

“The Caribbean Leadership Project is a dynamic, integrated renewable community of adaptive leaders transforming the regional public sector into one that instils trust and confidence.”

Thus states the CLP vision statement.  This is tangible proof...

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Climate Change – Time for Action
Climate Change – Time for Action

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in the final instalment of their once-every-seven-year report indicates that "Human influence on the climate system is clear, and recent anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases are the...

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Developing and Retaining Leadership in the Public Service
Developing and Retaining Leadership in the Public Service

Investing in human resource development can be a costly undertaking.  In the context of shrinking budgets and competing priorities, proponents of leadership development programming must be ready, willing and able to make a compelling case for the...

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Valuing Diversity: Focusing on the Ability in Disability
Valuing Diversity: Focusing on the Ability in Disability

On September 15, 2014, Guyana became the 150th nation to ratify the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.  (Ratification is an act by which a state agrees to be legally bound by the terms of the convention.)...

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Transforming Public Service Ministries into Bright Spots
Transforming Public Service Ministries into Bright Spots

Until recently, the phrase “bright spots” may have meant some physical, exciting place of entertainment. A place where individuals visit as a means of relaxation, or simply to “blow off steam”.   It is my desire that after reading this issue, and...

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It's Okay to Tell Stories
It's Okay to Tell Stories

Story telling can be an extremely effective tool for conveying powerful messages in a memorable way.  This Harvard Business Review Blog capitalized on the July 4th holiday to draw leadership lessons from one of that country’s greatest...

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Creating Value from Diversity in the Caribbean
Creating Value from Diversity in the Caribbean

Around the world, political, business and public sector leaders are claiming that diversity is the key to success in a globalized, multicultural world. Over time, ideas about diversity have evolved from recognizing diversity, to embracing...

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Vision of the Ideal Caribbean Person
Vision of the Ideal Caribbean Person

The Caribbean should be seen as that part of the world where the population enjoys a good quality of life with the basic needs of food, clothing, shelter, health care and employment being all virtually satisfied. The environment should be one...

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LIAT - Is it a Mirror?
LIAT - Is it a Mirror?

So we moan and we groan about LIAT.  Everyone of us has a friend or a relative who works with or has worked with LIAT.  And these are nice people like all other Caribbean people.  So how is it that LIAT continues to be un-nice?? 

I put it to you...

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Welcome to the CLP Blog
Welcome to the CLP Blog

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” John Quincy Adams

The Caribbean Leadership Project (CLP) is dedicated to supporting public sector leaders and future leaders who face the...

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