Posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014. 12:06 pm CST.
Mark King (Lake Independence representative)
Wednesday, October 29, 2014.PATRICK E. JONES Reporting: Belize will have representation at the Seventh Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Minister of State in the Ministry of Human Development, Social Transformation and Poverty Alleviation Mark King is scheduled to travel to Mexico City today to attend the two-day forum.
According to a press release from Minister King’s office, the forum on Thursday and Friday will bring together Ministers in charge of social and economic policy from 33 Latin American and Caribbean nations “to share their experiences in policy making in the social and human development realm, and debate policy alternatives for current and future institutions challenges in the region.”
The Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean is being hosted by the United Nations Development Program in collaboration with Mexico’s Secretaria de Desarollo Social.
Minister King is due to return to Belize on Saturday.