(Press release) MAY 2nd 2023 – Chairpersons, CEOs, representatives and Independent Members of the Commonwealth Caribbean Integrity Commissions and Anti-Corruption Bodies (CCAICACB), met in Georgetown, Guyana for their recently concluded annual Conference held from April 17 to 21 2023. The recently concluded Conference was held under the auspices of the Commonwealth Secretariat and hosted by the Government of Guyana.
The conference was opened by addresses from the Deputy Commonwealth Secretary-General, His Excellency Professor Luis Franceschi, the Honourable MinistersGail
Teixeira and Dr. Ashni Singh of Guyana.
Seminal contributions to the program were rendered by Dr. Roger Korantengof theCommonwealth Secretariat, Dr. Toussant Boyce of the Caribbean Development Bank, Mr Guglielmo Castaldo (Sr.) of the UNODC, Mr. Josh Drayton of CARICOMIMPACS, Mr. Lemarque Campbell of the American Bar Association; with presentationsfromProfessor Emeritus Trevor Munroe, Calvin Wilson, Professor Rajendra Ramlogan, CanonMark Kendall, Pandit Deodat Persad and Moulana Abuo Bakr.
The Association’s elected Executive Officers over the next two years are: ChairpersonA. Anande Trotman Lady Joseph of Grenada, Vice Chairperson Ricaldo V. Caines of Nevis, Secretary Ercia P. Blake of Nevis, Treasurer Albert Edwards of St Kitts, IntegrityCommission of Guyana, Mr. Thomas Holmes of Dominica, Independent Member DirkHarrison of Jamaica, and Immediate Past Chair Canon Mark Kendall of the TurksandCaicos.
The collective AGM participants resolved the Association’s platform for increased collaboration and regional public education and actions.