CARICOM Begins Consultations on Five-Year Strategic Plan
Above: Bridgetown (CJ Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff CARICOM has begun consultations on a five-year strategic plan for the regional body. The talks began in Barbados on Wednesday, conducted by the Change Facilitation team at the Guyana-based CARICOM Secretariat. […]
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LaRocque: CARICOM-United States Relationship Remains "Strong"
Above: CARICOM SG Irwin LaRocque (BIS Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff The relationship between the Caribbean Community and the United States remains strong, despite differences of opinions “from time to time,” CARICOM Secretary General Irwin LaRocque said during his […]
Haiti Readies to Host CARICOM Summit for First Time
Above: the Karibe Hotel in Haiti By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti will be hosting the 24th Intersessional Meeting of the Heads of Government of CARICOM starting Monday in Port-au-Prince. The two-day summit will be the first time the Heads […]
Patterson: "Decisive Steps Urgently Required to Rescue CARICOM"
Above: former Jamaica PM PJ Patterson (UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras) By the Caribbean Journal staff As the voices who question CARICOM’s relevance become “increasingly strident and vociferous,” action needs to be taken to prevent a “coma” for the regional integration system, […]