2-day Commonwealth forum
COMMONWEALTH ministers with responsibility for criminal justice administration and reform are expected to attend a two-day forum being hosted in this country by Justice Minister Herbert Volney.
The Commonwealth North Atlantic Law Ministers' Meeting is scheduled to open this morning at the Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre in Port of Spain. The theme of the meeting is "Fifty Years of Criminal Justice 1962 to 2012."
The meeting is geared towards providing law ministers and technocrats with the opportunity to learn from key legal and judicial minds from the United Kingdom, New Zealand, India and Trinidad and Tobago in an attempt to further the enhancement of legal dialogue and cooperation for the mutual benefit of participating nations.
Delegates from Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Canada, India, New Zealand and the United Kingdom have been invited to attend.