Caribbean Leaders to Attend CARICOM-Mexico Summit this Week


PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Leaders from across the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), will participate in the fourth CARICOM-Mexico Summit that is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, in Belize.

The main theme of the summit, will be cooperation for the prevention of and treatment of natural disasters.

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago Dr. Keith Rowley, will be accompanied by the Minister of Foreign and CARICOM Affairs, Dennis Moses.

The one day summit will be co-chaired by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and the Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow .

The summit aims to consolidate the progress of the III CARICOM-Mexico Summit , held in 2014.

The scheduled talks further endorses the importance Mexico places on cooperation with the Caribbean in matters of security, migration, climate change mitigation and the prevention of natural disasters.
The Government of Mexico will provide air transport for the CARICOM Delegations, to and from Belize City. – CMC