The Caribbean Growth Forum (CGF) provided St. Lucia with a unique opportunity to bring all stakeholders—public and private sectors, civil society, youth and academia—together in one space and place to discuss issues of commonality. As a result, potential sources of funding for stagnant projects and reforms were unearthed.
The first accountability workshop of the CGF Jamaica Chapter was held on February 20, 2014 as part of the National Competitiveness Council Business Environment Reform Roundtable. During the event, the CGF Secretariat reported on the implementation progress of the actions plans.
The first CGF Accountability Workshop was held on Tuesday, December 3rd, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic before an engaged audience of more than 200 persons including high ministerial and governmental officials, private sector representatives, academia and civil society organizations.
Click below to view videos from the Regional CGF Workshop 2013 held in Nassau, Bahamas from June 24-25. At the end of the workshop, representatives of the countries engaged in the CGF initiative, agreed on a joint Communique which reaffirmed their commitment to work together to reinvigorate economic growth, job creation, shared prosperity, improved investment climate, enhanced logistics and connectivity, better skills for jobs and to make regional integration serve the needs of the people.