Prime Minister Dr. Kenny D. Anthony travels to New York to attend the United Nations General Assembly (UN) and to hold bilateral meetings with several member countries of the UN.
While in New York, he will also attend the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, which is expected to take place in New York City from September 23 to 26, 2013.
The 2013 Annual Meeting will be hosted by President Bill Clinton and includes speakers from government, business and non-profit sectors.
Among speakers highlighted are President Barack Obama, 44th president of the United States of America; Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International Inc., and Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund.
Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries, Food Security and Rural Development, Moses Jn. Baptiste, will act as prime minister until Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013.
The prime minister is expected back in Saint Lucia on Saturday, September 28, 2013.