Effectiveness of Early Warnings in Caribbean for 2017 Hurricane Season Under Review – ilandvibez.com

The 2017 season was one of the worst on record, causing hundreds of casualties and reversing socioeconomic development in hardest hit territories.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Tuesday January 30, 2018 – An expert review has been launched of the effectiveness of early warnings in the Caribbean during the devastating 2017 hurricane season in order to strengthen resilience against future disasters.

The World Meteorological Organization and regional and international partners will make the assessment as part of the Climate Risk and Early Warning Systems (CREWS) initiative. Findings are expected to be published in 2018, ahead of the next North Atlantic and Caribbean hurricane season which runs from June 1 to November 30….Read More


2017 Was Third Warmest Year on Record

FLORIDA, United States, Wednesday January 24, 2018 – After three consecutive years of record-high temperatures for the globe, Earth was a slightly cooler planet in 2017. But not by much.

Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have confirmed that Earth’s long-term warming trend continues.

The Spirit of Claude – Wyatte – CX Nov 2017 Edition – St Maarten Argriculture

In September 2017 Hurricane Irma brought destruction to our beautiful island. It reaped havoc on our countries infrastructure, economy , educational system, working class, people it self and over all, it displaced the current direction of our sitting government. Despite the destruction that came with Irma, she left us with a few great opportunities that many still fail to see. Irma brought us a chance to unite, a chance to share our thoughts and visions , a chance to begin again and this time to do it right based on what she has taught us encountering the brief experience of her presence.

Cultural Xpression November 2017 Edition – St Maarten Argriculture

Cultural Xpression would like to wish everyone a strong recovery after the passing of Hurricane Irma. Although the hurricane has displaced many of us and our loved ones, she has never the less placed us on grounds for new beginnings, new opportunities and a chance once again to start a clean slate with oneself…. Lets Make #sxmstrong

Cultural Xpression July 2017 Edition – St Maarten Argriculture

On Sunday July 23, 2017, the St Peters community embraced once again Agriculture at its finest. Spaceless Gardens a community organization hosted its 2nd Agricultural Festival and Community Market day at the Rupert I Maynard Community Center in St Peters on July 23, 2017. The surrounding communities were encourage to come out…..

CX JUNE 2017 EDITION – Interested in becoming a vendor at the next Aagricultural Music Festival ?

Are you culturally creative ? Become a vendor at The 2ND CX Agricultural Festival and Community Market day email contact@stmaartenagriculture.com….

Cultural Xpression April 2017 – Exclusive Interview with Make Up Artist Ashlee Hodge Florvil

Taking Make Up Artistry to another level:
Meet Make Up Artist Ashlee HF who did an outstanding job on some of St Maarten’s Carnival 2017 revelers and models !