Roseau, Dominica – April 3, 2008……… Dominica’s Prime Minister, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit is in Trinidad for the Thirteenth Special Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community.
The April 4-5 Meeting will focus exclusively on matters related to Crime and Security in the Region. Topics on the agenda for discussion and action include:
· Building on the legacy of Cricket World Cup (CWC) to enhance regional security
· Special Security Initiatives in the Southern Caribbean
· Issues and Recommendations from the Fifth Meeting of the Council of Ministers responsible for National Security and Law Enforcement
The Heads of Government are expected to sign the CARICOM Maritime and Airspace Security Agreement and the CARICOM Arrest Warrant Treaty.
In the absence of the Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit from the state, Hon. Ambrose George is acting as Prime Minister.