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Sociologist: Give youth a break
Sociologist Dr Lisa Jaggernauth (left) making a degree as Christ Church West MP Dr William Duguid listens in the course of the panel dialogue on points going through younger individuals in Barbados. (Image by Lennox Devonish.)

Entrepreneurship, finance and enterprise coaching ought to be on the curriculum of all faculties, beginning on the main stage.

The advice was made Dr Lisa Jaggernauth, a College of the West Indies (UWI) lecturer in social work and sociology, throughout a panel dialogue on Sunday organised by the Christ Church West department of the Barbados Labour Celebration (BLP), which she heads.

“We want extra entrepreneurship alternatives,” she advised a packed corridor at St Matthias Anglican Church in Hastings. “Our supply technique of schooling wants to vary.”

The dialogue on the subject Youth And Crime was the ultimate in a collection of city corridor conferences below the theme Have interaction, Educate And Empower.

Jaggernauth was joined by Justice of the Peace Graveney Bannister in noting that whereas fewer instances have been being heard in juvenile courtroom, extra of them have been of an aggravated nature.

Presenting information from a 2016 examine she performed, she referred to as for a “nationwide system that permits for extra well timed transition to the workforce” that might handle apprenticeships and job placements. (HH)

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