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Prime Minister Ingraham Heads a Delegation to CHOGM 2009, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Prime Ministers Ingraham and Brown greet each other in Port of Spain

The Rt Hon Hubert A. Ingraham, M.P., Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, headed a delegation to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, from 27 to 29 November 2009. The delegation included the Hon T. Brent Symonette, M.P.,Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Hon Earl Deveaux, M.P, Minister of the Environment.

During their deliberations, Heads dealt with important issues like Climate Change and Youth, and reviewed global economic and political developments, as well as activities undertaken by the Commonwealth Secretariat and other Commonwealth bodies since their last meeting in Kampala in November 2007.

Earlier, on 25 November 2009, the Prime Minister was the keynote speaker at the gala dinner of the Commonwealth Business Forum, which was held in Port of Spain immediately before the CHOGM.

For information on CHOGM 2009 and its outcomes, please visit the Commonwealth Secretariat's website.