PRIME MIN­IS­TER AT­TENDS MA­JOR MEET­INGS IN MALTA AND FRANCE

The Star (St. Lucia) - - LOCAL -

Prime Min­is­ter and Min­is­ter for Fi­nance, Eco­nomic Af­fairs, Plan­ning and So­cial Se­cu­rity, Hon. Dr. Kenny D. An­thony left Saint Lucia for Malta on Wed­nes­day, Novem­ber 25th, 2015. There he will at­tend the Com­mon­wealth Heads of Gov­ern­ment Meet­ing. Un­der the theme of Adding Global Value, the meet­ing runs from Novem­ber 27th to 29th. Dr. An­thony is ac­com­pa­nied by PS in the Of­fice of the Prime Min­is­ter, Dr. Cadelia Am­brose.

Af­ter the Com­mon­wealth gath­er­ing, Dr. An­thony will travel to Paris, France for the open ses­sion of the Con­fer­ence on Cli­mate Change (COP21) from Novem­ber 30th. The Prime Min­is­ter is sched­uled to ad­dress the Lead­ers’ Sum­mit on Saint Lucia’s expectations for the Paris Cli­mate Change Agree­ment, as well as rep­re­sent the Caribbean Com­mu­nity (CARICOM) in sev­eral bi­lat­eral meet­ings with Pres­i­dent Barack Obama, United Na­tions Sec­re­tary Gen­eral Ban Ki Moon and other world lead­ers.

Prime Min­is­ter An­thony, who is CARICOM’s Lead Head on Cli­mate Change and Sus­tain­able De­vel­op­ment, will be ac­com­pa­nied by Min­is­ter for Sus­tain­able De­vel­op­ment, En­ergy, Science and Tech­nol­ogy, Se­na­tor Hon. Dr. James Fletcher.

Dr. An­thony will re­turn to Saint Lucia on Fri­day, De­cem­ber 4th, 2015.

Min­is­ter for In­fra­struc­ture, Port Ser­vices and Trans­port, Philip J. Pierre is cur­rently the Act­ing Prime Min­is­ter, Min­is­ter for Fi­nance, Eco­nomic Af­fairs and So­cial Se­cu­rity.

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