Daily Archives: February 1, 2014

Education in Belize: Next Steps? 5

By Gustavo A. Ramirez, Guidance Counselor / Education Consultant “The only thing harder than letting go is moving on.” We have tried to identify Who’s the Enemy in our Education Systems in Belize and open our eyes to why so many of us live desensitized to daily life in this new global and digital age.  Now, it’s time to move on to the next stage.  Are we ready and willing?  Mega-sized problems that continue to plague our nation everyday lie not only in areas of Education but in other key areas that prevent us from improving our standards of living.  Quality health care is […]

Belize vs Jamaica vs Trinidad and Tobago

Country Belize Jamaica Trinidad and Tobago Flag     Key Facts Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy Commonwealth Constitutional Constitutional Monarchy Parliamentary Democracy Parliamentary Democracy Republic UN Member YES YES YES Legislative Details Legislature Size 31 seats 81 seats 67 seats Last Legislative Election 2012 2011 2010 Ceremonial Monarch Queen Elizabeth II – – Figure Head President – – Anthony Carmona Leaders Chief Executive Dean Oliver Barrow Portia Simpson-Miller Anthony Carmona Chief Executive Type Prime Minister Prime Minister President Term Length 5 years 5 years 5 years Second Chief Executive Gaspar Vega Kenneth Baugh, Dr. Kamla Persad-Bissessar Second Chief Executive Type […]