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Regional Local Government Association charts Vision 2022

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago: Members of local government associations from six countries took part in a two-day strategic planning exercise that launched on Tuesday, January 23, 2016. Under the theme “Empowering local government to deliver development goals”, members of the Caribbean Association of Local Government Authorities (CALGA) discussed a new vision for local government in the Caribbean, and strengths, weaknesses, threats and opportunities for changing the role and functions of local governance bodies across the Caribbean.

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Biennial General Meeting

The Caribbean Association of Local Government Authorities (CALGA) held its Biennial General Meeting 2016 on the 7-8 October 2016 in Roseau, Dominica. The meeting was hosted by the Dominica Association of Local Government Authorities (DALCA).

The two-day meeting was conducted at the Garraway Hotel in Roseau and was attended by delegates from six member countries including: The Bahamas, Antigua, St. Lucia, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago and Dominica. Also represented at the meeting were the Commonwealth Local government Forum (CLGF) and the Caribbean Local Economic Development Project (CARILED). The Opening Ceremony was attended by various local dignitaries and Permanent Secretaries. The feature address was delivered by the Honourable Catherine Daniel, Minister of Social Services, Family and Gender Affairs.

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