Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Secretary-General welcomes UKOTA delegation to the CPA Secretariat in London

The Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA), Mr Akbar Khan, together with the Vice-Chairperson of the CPA Executive Committee, Hon. Shirley M. Osborne, MLA, Speaker of the Montserrat Legislative Assembly, has welcomed a delegation from UKOTA (UK Overseas Territories Association) to the CPA Secretariat in London, UK.

The delegation had the opportunity to meet with the CPA Secretary-General to hear about the work including the CPA’s focus on Small Branches and the new Programmes Strategy. The delegation also heard about the work of the CPA Vice-Chairperson, who represents a Small Branch of the CPA herself as well as the work of the Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP) and Commonwealth Youth Parliament.

The UKOTA delegation included:
• Ms Sukey Cameron (Falkland Islands Government UK Representative and representing the UKOTA Chair)
• Dr Sandra Besson (Deputy Director, BVI Government London Office)
• Ms Kimberley Durrant (Bermuda Government UK Representative)
• Mr Charles Parchment (Cayman Island Government Deputy UK Representative)
• Ms Kedell Worboys (St Helena Government UK Representative)
• Mr Chris Carnegy (Tristan da Cunha Government UK Representative
• Ms Tracy Knight (Turks & Caicos Islands Government UK Representative)
• Mrs Janice Panton MBE (UK Representative for the Government of Montserrat) 

To view images of the UKOTA delegation visit to the CPA please click here.

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