Tourists stranded by COVID, prompting charity’s appeals to diplomats – Barbados Today


The head of the country’s homelessness charity has approached the diplomatic corps for funding amid a rise in requests for shelter from non-nationals stranded here by the coronavirus pandemic. According to the president of the Barbados Alliance to End Homelessness, Kemar Saffrey, five non-nationals, including people from outside the Caribbean Community, are staying at the […]
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