Benchmarks for Democratic Legislatures – Assessment Workshop - Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region 


Date: 25 – 26 July, 2014
Location: Bridgetown, Barbados 


The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association will be hosting a two day workshop on Benchmarks for Democratic Legislatures for the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region. The Workshop will be held in Bridgetown, Barbados from the 25-26 July, 2014. In 2011, the Branches of the CAA Region developed and adopted a set of Regional Benchmarks. The workshop will introduce an assessment tool to enable the Parliaments of the Region to assess themselves against these Regional Benchmarks.

The workshop will have over 20 participants representing the Presiding Officers and Senior Parliamentary Clerks from the region.