Please find below a selection of speeches and addresses given by the CPA Secretariat on behalf of the Secretary-General as well as speeches by other officials at CPA events.

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Opening Addresses & Speeches
 WTO Bernard Kuiten Speech for WTO CPA Workshop November 2016 (22/11/2016) 
   World Trade Organisation Bernard Kuiten Speech for WTO CPA Workshop November 2016
 Opening Speech Vice Chairperson Trade Workshop Trinidad and Tobago Nov 2016 (22/11/2016) 
   Opening Speech by the Vice Chairperson of the CPA, Hon. Shirley Osborne MLA, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Montserrat at the CPA/WTO Trade Workshop in Trinidad and Tobago, 22 November 2016
 Opening Speech Speaker of Trinidad and Tobago WTO CPA Trade Workshop Nov 2016 (22/11/2016) 
   Opening Speech by Hon. Bridgid Annisette-George MP, Speaker of the House of Representatives of Trinidad and Tobago at the CPA/WTO Trade Workshop, 22 November 2016
 Keynote address Trinidad and Tobago Trade Minister CPA WTO Trade Workshop Nov 2016 (22/11/2016) 
   Keynote address Senator Hon. Paula Gopee-Scoon, Minister of Trade and Industry, Trinidad and Tobago at CPA WTO Trade Workshop, 22 November 2016
 Zambia PES Speaker Speech Nov 2016 (12/11/2016) 
   The CPA Post-Election Seminar was opened with an address by Rt Hon. Justice Dr Patrick Matibini, SC, MCIArb, MP, Speaker of the National Assembly of Zambia. November 2016
 PaNPAC Solomon Islands Nov 2016 (07/11/2016) 
   At the Opening Ceremony for the PaNPAC Meeting for the Pacific Region - remarks by Mr Clezy Rore, Clerk to the National Parliament of Solomon Islands, on behalf of Mr Akbar Khan, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, 7 Nove
 CarNPAC Speech Jamaica Oct 2016 (25/10/2016) 
   Opening address by Ms Arlene Bussette of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association at the 2016 meeting of the Caribbean Network of Public Accounts Committees (CarNPAC), hosted by the CPA Jamaica Branch and Parliament of Jamaica from 24 to 25 October
 PSDW CAA Region Grenada August 2016 (22/08/2016) 
   Opening address by the CPA Secretariat at the Parliamentary Staff Development Workshop for the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region hosted by the Parliament of Grenada, August 2016.
 Pakistan PSDW Senate Address May 2016 (04/05/2016) 
   Opening address from the Senate of Pakistan at the CPA Parliamentary Staff Development Workshop for the Asia and South East Asia Regions hosted by the Parliament of Pakistan.
 Pakistan PSDW May 2016 (04/05/2016) 
   Opening address from the CPA Secretariat at the CPA Parliamentary Staff Development Workshop for the Asia and South East Asia Regions hosted by the Parliament of Pakistan.
 SOCATT Africa Seminar May 2016 (03/05/2016) 
   Opening address from the CPA Secretariat at the CPA Africa Region and SOCATT Africa Region 2016 SOCATT Africa Region Professional Development Seminar in Accra, Ghana, hosted by the Parliament of Ghana.
 Guyana PES March 2016 - Speaker Closing Remarks (20/04/2016) 
   Closing Remarks by the Hon. Dr. Barton Scotland, M.P., C.C.H., Speaker of the National Assembly of the Co-operative Republic of the Parliament of Guyana at the CPA Post-Election Seminar, 1st April 2016.
 Guyana PES March 2016 - Speaker Opening Remarks (20/04/2016) 
   Remarks by the Hon. Dr. Barton Scotland, M.P., C.C.H., Speaker of the National Assembly of the Co-operative Republic of the Parliament of Guyana at the opening ceremony of the CPA Post-Election Seminar, March 2016.
 ICTs and Parliament Nigeria Feb 2016 (01/02/2016) 
   The opening address at the CPA and CTO Workshops on ICTs and Parliament in Nigeria, Feb 2016
 Human Rights Seminar Sri Lanka Feb 2016 (01/02/2016) 
   The CPA's opening address at the Human Rights Seminar in Sri Lanka in February 2016.