Press release 62/1997
(17 July 1997)
CARICOM SECRETARIAT PAYS TRIBUTE TO LONG SERVICE WORKERS
Secretariat, Georgetown, Guyana) The Caribbean Community Secretariat will
continue the noble tradition of recognising the contributions made by staff
members at a presentation ceremony followed by a reception to mark CARICOM
Day at Colgrain House, Camp Street on Friday, July 18, 1997. These functions
are being held on the occasion of the Twenty-Fourth Anniversary of the
signing of the Treaty of Chaguaramas.
On this occasion, fifty one staff members
who have served the Secretariat for 10, 15, 20 and 25 years will be honoured.
The list is headed by five persons who have served as much as twenty six
years and 11 months. These are Assistant Secretary General Mr Byron Blake,
Mr Joseph Farier, Ms Andrea Watson-James, Mr Cesare Granger and Ms Orinthia
Another highlight of the evening will
be the toast to CARICOM to be moved by the Secretary General Mr Edwin Carrington
and the President of Guyana, His Excellency Samuel Hinds. The Prime Minister
of Guyana, the Honourable Janet Jagan is expected to attend.