A Youth Parliament to be held this month under the auspices of the Speaker of the House of Assembly, Rochelle Forde will see participation from 15 of the nation’s schools.
According to the June 30, 2022 edition of the House of Assembly Newsletter, the event will take place on July 21, beginning at 9:00 a.m at the House of Assembly in Kingstown.
The participating students are: Marvelous Trumpet, Bishop’s College Kingstown; Shakari Daniel, Georgetown Secondary School; Afe Lucus, Intermediate High School; Justin St Rose, St Clair Dacon Secondary; Ronaldo Jackson, St Joseph Convent Marriaqua; Christian Gleowansingh, St Vincent Grammar School; TeAndre Primus, St Joseph Convent Kingstown; Shervena Maloney,Thomas Saunders Secondary School; Grace Francis, Troumaca Ontario Secondary School; Gailan John, Central Leeward Secondary School; Jrmaine Ballantyne, North Union Secondary School; Jamaldo Farrell, West St. George Secondary School; Jirahmae Kennedy, St Vincent and the Grenadines Community College; Zomara Lewis, Sandy Bay Secondary School and Dervin Warner, Questelles Government School.
“These students have all been participating in training exercises over the past few months, and have demonstrated sharp wit, keen understanding of the Youth Parliament standing orders and dedication to excellence,” the newsletter said.
The Youth Parliament will be streamed live on the Facebook page of the House of Assembly.