Communiqué of the 64th Meeting of the OECS Authority


Source OECS

Saint Kitts— All Member States were represented at the Sixty-Fourth Meeting of the OECS Authority, which took place at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort on March 3rd 2017, under the Chairmanship of Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis.

The Meeting was preceded by an Opening Ceremony where remarks were made by the Chairman; the Director General of the OECS Commission, Dr. Didacus Jules; Prime Minister of St. Lucia, Honourable Allen Chastanet; and President of the Territorial Authority of Martinique, His Excellency Alfred Marie-Jeanne.

Among the statements made, the central theme revolved around “collective positioning in a world in which all grounds are shifting, all alliances are fluid, and the old certainties have become the new unpredictable.”

Dignitaries in attendance included the Governor General of St. Kitts and Nevis, Sir Tapley Seaton; Former Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. The Rt Excellent and Rt. Hon. Sir. Kennedy A. Simmonds; and members of the Diplomatic Corp