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  • Minister of Education, Youth and Culture, Maxine Henry-Wilson, left the island yesterday (April 23) for Paramaribo, Suriname, where she will participate in the Distinguished Lecture Series to commemorate the Caribbean Community's (CARICOM) 30th anniversary.
  • The Minister will make her presentation today, to coincide with the 8th Meeting of the Council for Human and Social Development, scheduled to take place from April 24 to 26.
  • Mrs. Henry-Wilson is the third speaker to be invited to address the Distinguished Lecture Series.

Minister of Education, Youth and Culture, Maxine Henry-Wilson, left the island yesterday (April 23) for Paramaribo, Suriname, where she will participate in the Distinguished Lecture Series to commemorate the Caribbean Community’s (CARICOM) 30th anniversary.

The Minister will make her presentation today, to coincide with the 8th Meeting of the Council for Human and Social Development, scheduled to take place from April 24 to 26.

Mrs. Henry-Wilson is the third speaker to be invited to address the Distinguished Lecture Series.

The last two lectures were delivered earlier this year by Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, and the Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies, Professor Rex Nettleford. The lectures took place in Trinidad and Tobago, and Guyana, respectively.

Mrs. Henry-Wilson is expected to return to the island on Sunday, April 27.