Harris Represents St. Kitts Nevis at CRFM Ministerial Council Meeting in Antigua

The meeting was held on Friday, 20th May, 2011 in Antigua, Jolly Beach, and was led by Antigua’s Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Mr. Hilson Baptiste, incoming Chair of CRFM.

During the opening ceremony, remarks were made by Ezechiel Joseph, Minister of Fisheries of St. Lucia, outgoing Chairman as well as Baptiste while closing remarks were made by Mr. Hugh Saul, Executive Director of the CRFM Secretariat.

Among the matters which were discussed at the meeting are: the common fisheries policy for the Caribbean Community, illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, the recruitment of the Executive Director and Deputy Executive Director of the CRFM Secretariat, draft CRFM Annual Technical Progress and Financial Report for 2010-2011 and Resource Mobilization.

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