On Thursday 28th May, the United States Department of State hosted a one-day Ministerial meeting with representatives from the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), the Dominican Republic, observer nations and regional institutions to launch the inaugural Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation dialogue. The Delegation of St Vincent and the Grenadines was led by H.E. La Celia A. Prince, Ambassador of St. Vincent and the Grenadines to the United States of America.
From the U.S. side, the feature addresses were delivered by U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Arturo Valenzuela and U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder.