A national consultation focusing on the United Nations Caribbean Multi-Country Sustainable Development Framework 2017 ??? 2021 takes place tomorrow, Tuesday, September 22, at the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael.
Hosted by the Economic Affairs Division of the Ministry of Finance, and the United Nations System for Barbados and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), the consultation will analyse the main challenges impacting the region; discuss critical issues impacting Barbados; and identify the strategic priority areas for Barbados for the period 2017 ??? 2021.
Senator Jepter Ince, Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, will deliver remarks at the opening ceremony, which starts at 9:00 a.m. There will also be a presentation on the Caribbean Multi-Country Assessment by the United Nations Resident Coordinator for Barbados and the OECS, Stephen O???Malley.