20th Meeting of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations (COFCOR)

Posted on: May 18, 2017

Director General Sharon Haylock Attends the 20th Meeting of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations (COFCOR)

St. Michael, Barbados — The 20th Meeting of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations (COFCOR) now taking place at Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael, Barbados. The Director General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (seated far left) along with other heads of CARICOM are in attendance. The meeting will be held today May 18th-19th.

Director General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Sharon Haylock speaking with the Secretary-General and Chief Executive Officer of the Caribbean Community Ambassador Irwin LaRocque at the opening of the 20th Meeting of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations (COFCOR). 18th May.



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