Guatemalan Referendum yields low voter turnout

Yesterday Belizean’s from all over the world were glued to their Face Book pages and other social media outlets monitoring the referendum in Guatemala which asked the Guatemalans if they would like to take Guatemala’s unfounded claim to Belize to the International Court of Justice for a final settlement.  The turnout at the polls in Guatemala Read More …

Illegal logging in Boom Creek Area

During the dry season PGTV office is usually flooded with calls pertaining to illegal logging taking place in the Toledo District. Yesterday we received several calls of illegal logging taking place in the Boom Creek area; PGTV went to the scene and saw several loggers going in and out of the area. PGTV is trying Read More …

Dos Amigos Dental and Medical Missions here in Belize to do Medical work

For over two decades, Dos Amigos Dental and Medical Missions have traveled to the remote areas of Belize to offer compassionate care and vital medicines. Dental and medical care is often not continually available in the villages. They are volunteers committed to providing treatment, medications and encouragement to the wonderful people of Belize. The mission Read More …

Gender-based violence

Building people movements continues to educate the people of the Toledo District, today BPM facilitated a workshop on gender based violence. What is gender based violence? By definition, Gender-based violence’ and ‘violence against women’ are terms that are often used interchangeably as most gender-based violence is inflicted by men on women and girls. However, it Read More …

Australian Government donates latrines and wash hand basins to the citizens of Laguna Village

Tuesday March 27, 2018. In the village of Laguna the Deputy high commissioner from Australia was present as the Latrine and sink project came to an end. This was done to implement a safe and healthier life style in the community. Different Government organizations gather together as they thanked the Australian Government for providing services Read More …

Phasing Out of Single-use Plastic Bags

Plastic shopping bags and Styrofoam clamshells are used by the average person for only a few minutes before they are thrown away where they can last for decades in the landfill or as litter on the side of highways, in rivers, along coastlines and in the sea, causing harm to wildlife and fishes vulnerable to Read More …