Missions of Caribbean Countries

Dates of Independence of Caribbean countries

Web site of the Caribbean Community (Caricom) Secretariat

The Caribbean American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CACCI)

Miscellaneous pieces of information about the region

Introduction to Caricom Perspective Special Edition marking the organization's 21st anniversary: A Caribbean Vision into the 21st Century by Edwin Carrington, Secretary General of Caricom.

Inauguration of the Treaty: Presentation of Dr. Eric Williams, Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago

The Caribbean Community, envisioned by its forefathers and a reality 25 years after: Norman Manley, former Prime Minister of Jamaica

From Montego Bay to Georgetown: Cheddi Jagan, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana

A giant step for all of us:  Late Errol Barrow, former Prime Minister of Barbados.

Integrate or Perish: Late Forbes Burnham, Executive President of Guyana

Remembering to Score - A Retrospective: Sir "Sonny" Shridath Ramphal, former Secretary General, Commonwealth Secretariat and Chairman of the West Indian Commission.

Birth of a Nation: C. L. R. James, "father of West Indian thought."

New Vistas For A Caribbean Community: Havelock Ross-Brewster, Executive Director, Caribbean at the Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, D.C.

Caricom and Cuba - Into the 21st Century: Neville Duncan, Political Scientist, UWI, Cave Hill, Barbados

The Relationship between Caricom and A.C.S: William Demas, Andrew Mellon Foundation, Jamaica. Former Secretary General of Caricom and President of the C.D.B. 

Searching for the Optimal Response - Caricom and NAFTA: Anthony Gonzales, Senior Lecturer, Institute of International Relations, UWI, St. Augustine, T&T.

Caribbean Disaster Studies - deals with earthquakes, hurricanes etc (UWI)

A comprehensive non-fiction bibliography - Mitchell

Focus on the Steelpan - Dorbrene E. O'Marde

About Claude McKay, poet of Jamaica

Biographical notes - V.S. Naipaul

Caribbean Broadcasting Union's Hall of Fame: Rafiq Khan, Alva Clarke, Dwight Whylie, Hugh Cholmondeley, Olga Lopes-Seale, Tony Cozier.

The silk cotton tree in the Caribbean

Columbus and the Contemporary Dispensation within the Caribbean - Hilary Beckles

The Novel and Cultural Allegiance - George Lamming

George Padmore of Trinidad - a biography. Padmore has been regarded by some to be among the greatest West Indians that ever lived.

Calypso and Society - Gordon Rohlehr

The Bahamas: An Archeological Gem

The Muslimeen Revolt in Trinidad and Tobago

       The Revolt - Neville Duncan


Folk Songs