Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 06, 2019 (SKNIS): The contributions and achievements of women locally and worldwide are tremendous but must be put on a pedestal for all to see and acknowledge that the world is a much better place because of this. Professional women from the Federation will be the special guests on the popular government radio and television programme “Working for You” on Wednesday, March 06, 2019.

The panel will include Ms. Celia Christopher, Director of Gender Affairs, who will give a brief overview of International Women’s Day (IWD). She will explain the department’s objective for IWD celebration and the schedule of activities that would be conducted throughout the month of March, which is dedicated to women. Other guests on the panel will be Ms. Ingrid Charles-Gumbs, Former Director of Gender Affairs, who will speak about unwaged work and women’s contribution to the reproductive sphere; Mrs. Sarah Owen, Head of UWI Open Campus, St. Kitts and Nevis, who will look at access to life changing learning within the context of women’s continuing contribution to economic development; and Ms. Sylvine Henry, Social Commentator, whose input will be women’s contribution to the economy and their participation.

Hosted by Lesroy Williams, “Working for You” offers news, views, reviews, interviews and all the happenings of the Team Unity Administration, which has pledged transparency, accountability, good governance and a fair share for all citizens of the Federation.
The programme features government officials, heads of government departments, permanent secretaries and other government officials who will provide you with timely, relevant and accurate information as it relates to the social, economic, human, political and sustainable development of St. Kitts and Nevis.

“Working for You” is carried live every Wednesday on ZIZ, WinnFM and Sugar City Rock from 1:30-3:00 pm and rebroadcast on Freedom FM and Von Radio on Thursdays from 7:30-9:00 am and 10:30-12:00pm respectively, and CBN-Radio on Sundays from 5:00-6:30 pm. The programme is also streamed live on the SKNIS Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sknismedia