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VIRTUAL - Conference: Good Governance and Corruption in the Caribbean

July 30, 2020 - July 31, 2020

This is an online event hosted in .

We are pleased to present “Good Governance and Corruption in the Caribbean,” a two-day virtual conference on governance issues in the Caribbean. The conference will be broken up into two panels and hosted through Zoom.

Registration Required:

For questions or concerns, please contact Jimena Galindo of Global Americans at


 July 30 at 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM EDT : “Good Governance and Corruption in Suriname and Guyana”

Opening by: The Honorable Karen L. Williams, U.S. Ambassador to Suriname

Moderator: Dr. M Schalkwijk, Scientist at NIKOS; former Director of the Institute of Graduate Studies

Speakers: Sharda Ganga, Director Stg. Projekta Dr. Ivelaw Griffith, Senior Associate, Americas Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies. Drs. S. Jabbar, Chairperson of the Institute for Public Finance

July 31 at 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM EDT: “Corruption, Oil, and the Role of External Agencies in the Caribbean”Opening by: Mavrick Boejoekoe, Chairman of the Youth Education and Leadership Foundation

Moderator: Guy Mentel, Executive Director, Global Americans

Speakers: Dr. Anthony T. Bryan, Senior Associate, Americas Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies Dr. Scott B. MacDonald, Chief Economist, Smith’s Research & Gradings; Research Fellow, Global Americans Dr. Toussant Boyce, Head, Office of Integrity, Compliance and Accountability, Caribbean Development Bank Dr. Georges Fauriol, Senior Associate, Americas Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies; formerly of the National Endowment for Democracy

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July 30, 2020
July 31, 2020


Jimena Galindo


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