Two young Vincentians have been confirmed by the CARICOM Secretariat as CARICOM Youth Ambassadors for the year 2014 to 2015.
A release from the CARICOM Youth Ambassadors of St. Vincent and the Grenadines says Kishore Shallow remains as the Male CARICOM Youth Ambassador, while Shanika John joins him as the new Female CARICOM Youth Ambassador.
Miss Shallow is also Vice Dean of the CARICOM Youth Ambassadors Corps, primarily responsible for Information and Communication.
Minister responsible for Youth Affairs, Frederick Stephenson expressed satisfaction with the performance of outgoing CARICOM Youth Ambassador Tamira Browne, who he said has done a remarkable job.
He also congratulated Mr. Shallow and Miss John on their appointments, and expressed confidence in their ability to continue the programme.
Ms Browne’s three year tenure ended on July 31, 2014.