Bringing Innovative HR, Diversity and Inclusion to a Global Workforce
About Us | Subscribe
Contact Us |
For a geography challenge, ask a stranger to find Suriname on a map. The blank look you’ll likely receive is one of the reasons Lonely Planet guidebook refers to Suriname as one of the top “under-the-radar” travel destinations in the world. As the smallest of all the South American nations in both size and population, Suriname is easy to overlook.
The nation’s relative anonymity on the world stage is an advantage for travelers looking for a real adventure. Nestled at the top of South America between Guyana and French Guiana, Suriname offers a lightly settled Caribbean coastline and a dense, wild interior where visitors can immerse themselves in raw, unspoiled nature. By understanding the nation’s unique history, you can plan a vacation to Suriname that maximizes the country’s status as a last frontier while taking advantage of new biodiversity initiatives.
History with A Twist
Think South America and you think Spanish or Portuguese. Neither of these languages is dominant in Suriname, because the country traces its history through colonization by the Dutch. Christopher Columbus sighted it in 1498 and the Spanish claimed it in 1593, but it was the Dutch who ultimately began settlements in 1616, claiming the country as their own in 1667 under the name Dutch Guiana.
Most colonization stories include tails of wild exploitation, but Suriname’s story fea...
Three cultural groups on October 24, 2011 received cheques from the Ministry of the Arts and Multiculturalism toward
Investment and Commerce, Hon. Dr.Christopher Tufton, has said that local exporters
Belize Minister of Public Security and Policing the Hon. Douglas Singh has placed his country’s stamp of approval on the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)...
Saturday, at the Annual Independence State Banquet, the country appointed its latest Tourism Ambassador, actress Anna Maria Horsford,...
Change is something that every company goes through, but for women and other minorities, it can also introduce a new level of discomfort or uncertainty.
Chairman and CEO, John Veihmeyer sends a clear message from the top. Integrity, ethics, and diversity are foundations of the organization’s culture.
Coaching is a process that facilitates people’s broad understanding of their roles in an organization by exploring talents and capabilities.
Global competitive pressures are forcing companies to streamline processes, cut costs, and increase value, and to do so without jeopardizing customer service quality.
© DiversityGlobal Magazine. All rights reserved. |
Terms & Conditions