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St. Kitts and Nevis is Launching a National UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Capacity Building Project, entitled “Strengthening Inventory Preparation Capacity for Implementing 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage) in St. Kitts and Nevis” On Monday April 29th 2019 at NEMA Lime Kiln Basseterre St. Kitts (Invitation Only).
St. Kitts Music Festival always delivers lively music, delicious food, and great entertainment for an excellent price. In three nights you are immersed in soca, reggae, dance -hall, r & b, and calypso, in addition to St. Kitts and Nevis indigenous “Wylers Music”, a fast tempo blend of soca, reggae, and zouk music performed by Nu Vybes Band International on June 27th, and Small Axe Band on June 28th 2019.
On May 25th 2018 St. Kitts and Nevis (SKN) National Archives launched the www.historicstkitts.kn website at Government House Springfield Basseterre St. Kitts at an event hosted by Victoria Borg O’Flaherty, Director of the National Archives SKN in the esteemed presence of the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis
Basseterre, St. Kitts, January 12, 2017 (SKNIS): Culture is an important part of the tourism product in St. Kitts and Nevis and it is what sets the island apart from others. For this reason, a national culture policy is currently being drafted as culture is an important part of national, personal and communal development and must be preserved, says Director in the Ministry of Culture, Troy Mills.
REMEMBRANCE OF THE SLAVE TRADE AND ITS ABOLITION, 23RD OF AUGUST The night of 22 to 23 August 1791, in Santo Domingo (today Haiti and the Dominican Republic) saw the beginning of the uprising that would play a crucial role in the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade. International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition is intended to inscribe the tragedy of the slave trade in the memory of all peoples. […]