The decision by GuatemalA not to proceed with its planned referendum over the future of her claim to Belize has brought any thought of a judicial solution to a screeching halt.
Recent proposals to decriminalize the use of small quantities of marijuana in Belize have caused concern and dismay among educators, law-enforcement officers, members of the medical profession and religious leaders across a broad spectrum of beliefs. The proposal, if succeeds, would make marijuana in small quantities more widely available to [...]
On Monday, July 16 the Karl Heusner made history by hosting the first ever open-heart surgery in Belize. Volunteer surgeons from the United Stated, assisted by Belize’s own Surgeon specialist Mr. Adrian Coye performed two marathon surgeries with complete success. Nine weeks later, on Wednesday, August 22, the Karl Heusner [...]
A report published this week by the Center for Teenage Mothers, an adjunct organization of the NGO Youth Enhancement Center (YES), states that the number of teenage pregnancies in Belize jumped by 16.1 percent during the five years from 2001 to 2005, from 1,303 in 2001 to 1,513 five years [...]
he marijuana trade is big business in Belize! The empirical evidence seems to suggest that more than 30 percent of the population currently use or have used marijuana as a recreational drug. A sizable portion of that average use marijuana on a daily basis, as a stimulant, and are addicted [...]