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Press statement saint lucia united workers party delegation visits uk (final)

Press Release Emanating from the Office of the United Workers Party Political Leader
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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  • 1.     Chairman: Mr. Ezechiel Joseph » Political Leader: Mr. Allen Chastanet » General Secretary: Mr. Oswald Augustin Upstairs AF Valmont, P.O. Box RB 2497, Rodney Bay, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia Tel/Fax: (758) 572-4949       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 23rd , 2013 CONTACT: Hon. Dr. Gale T C Rigobert, Tel: (758) 284-0048   SAINT  LUCI LEADERSHIP  VISITS  UNITED  KINGDOM   AS  PART  OF  NETWORKING  EFFORTS     Newly  elected  Political  Leader  of  the  Opposition  United  Workers  Party  (UWP)  Mr.  Allen  Chastanet  visits  the   United  Kingdom  (UK)  as  part  of  a  three  (3)  member  delegation  from  September  28th  to  October  8th ,  2013.  The    leadership  is  eager  to  foster  new  relationships  and  to  strengthen  existing  ties  with  like-­‐minded  political   organizations.   During   the   visit,   Leader   of   the   Opposition,   Hon.   Stephenson   King   and   Political   Leader   Allen   Chastanet  will  participate  in  the  2013  Conference  of  the  British  Conservative  Party.         Mr.  Allen  Chastanet  in  speaking  about  the  upcoming  meetings  explained:    part  of  a  deliberate   effort   to   forge   ties   with   political   parties   which   share   our   values.   We   are   now   faced   with   major   global   challenges  which  pose  particular  threats  to  small  island  developing  states  (SIDS)  like  Saint  Lucia.  We  must  seek   to  engage  our  friends  in  an  ongoing  discourse  aimed  at  formulating  strategies  to  confront  the  challenges  and   threats  which  befall  us .         will  be  held  at  the  IHG  Crowne  Plaza,  the  City,    London,    on  Sunday,  October  6th ,  2013  from  6:00  to  8:00  pm.   Political  Leader,  Mr.  Chastanet    explained  that  this  is  the  first  of  many  meetings  which  will  be  held  to  engage   the  Saint  Lucian  diaspora  throughout  (Canada,  USA  and  UK  for  example).    The  Party  recognizes  the  critical  role   of   the   Saint   Lucian   diaspora   in   the   development   discourse   and   is   eager   to   dialogue   with   our   Diaspora   on   matters   of   national   interest.   The   meeting   is   also   opportune,   as   it   seeks   to   gauge   the   various   needs   and   interests  of  Saint  Lucians  living  in  the  UK  in  particular,  and  build  on  a  strong  legacy  of  social  and  economic   exchanges  of  mutual  benefit.       Ends/

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