Department of Sustainable Development welcomes its new Minister

Minister Shawn A. Edward was greeted with a warm welcome when he visited the Department of Sustainable Development on Tuesday, 10th August 2021.

To start the ball rolling a brief introductory meeting was convened between the Minister and Department heads.

On behalf of management and staff, Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Anita Montoute presented a token and conveyed best wishes to Hon. Edward as he joins in carrying out the mandate of the Department.

Minister Edward meeting staff of Sustainable Development

Immediately after, a four-member delegation from the International Conservation Caucus Foundation (ICCF) met and congratulated the incoming minister.

The delegation comprised Ambassador for Relations between the United Kingdom and the global network of caucuses and United Kingdom Parliamentary Representative, the Right Honourable Lord John Randall; Olivia Blanchette, International Programs Manager; Satyen Sinha, United Kingdom Director, and Programme Officer in the Caribbean, Hippolyte Vitalis.