Exercise Tradewinds 2018 will be the topic on Working for You on Wednesday, April 11

Basseterre, St. Kitts, April 10, 2018 (SKNIS)—The discussion on Wednesday’s (April 11) “Working for You” programme will be on Exercise Tradewinds 2018, phase one of which will take place in St. Kitts from June 4-12, 2018. Phase two will take place in the Bahamas from June 13-21, 2018.

Captain Kayode Sutton of the St. Kitts and Nevis Defence Force (SKNDF), who is the chair of Exercise Tradewinds 2018, and Claricia Langley-Stevens, Deputy Chair with responsibility for Human Disaster Response Management (HDRM) will be the special guests on the popular government programme.

HDRM looks at the organization and management of resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies (preparedness, response, and recovery).

About 26 countries are expected to participate in Tradewinds 2018, a multi-national and multi-dimensional maritime, internal security and disaster relief operation in the Caribbean. Phase one of the training will involve training of all of the security forces and partner nations, synchronizing their skills and tactics which will prepare them for successful execution during phase two in the Bahamas.

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 7:30-9:00am and 10:30-12:00pm respectively. The programme is also streamed live on the SKNIS Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sknismedia/