CARICOM SG welcomes new Chairman

 CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque (right) greets the new CARICOM Chairman, Prime Minister Dean Barrow of Belize.
CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque (right) greets the new CARICOM Chairman, Prime Minister Dean Barrow of Belize.

CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque met the new Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Prime Minister Hon. Dean Barrow of Belize, at the Prime Minister’s Belize City Office, on Wednesday.

Prime Minister Barrow assumed the CARICOM Chairmanship on 1 January 2016, taking over from the Prime Minister of Barbados, Rt. Hon Freundel Stuart whose six-month tenure ended on December 31.

Belize is scheduled to hold the 27th Inter-sessional Meeting of CARICOM Heads of Government in February.

The CARICOM Chairmanship is rotated among Heads of Government on a six-month schedule.

From left to right: H.E. Lawrence Sylvester, CEO Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Wilfred Elrington, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Dean Barrow, Prime Minister of Belize, CARICOM Secretary General, H.E. Irwin LaRocque and Glenda Itiaba from the Office of the CARICOM Secretary General
From left to right: H.E. Lawrence Sylvester, CEO Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Wilfred Elrington, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Dean Barrow, Prime Minister of Belize, CARICOM Secretary General, H.E. Irwin LaRocque and Glenda Itiaba from the Office of the CARICOM Secretary General

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2 Comments

  1. Enfantpauve
    January 9, 2016

    The Belize delegation dresses so appropriately!The Seychellois have been doing this for years. When will the other CARICOM learn!?

  2. January 8, 2016

    it is very good to see you three barrow my boy am very happy

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