Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), His Excellency Nestor Mendez, has just concluded a two day working visit to St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
During his visit, Ambassador Mendez conducted a series of meetings with high officials including Prime Minister Dr. The Hon. Ralph Gonsalves, Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Saboto Caesar and Minister of Education, Hon. St. Clair Prince, in which he discussed bilateral opportunities and future cooperation between this country and the OAS.
Ambassador Mendez; a national of Belize, highlighted the work of the OAS which also focuses on development matters such as education and youth entrepreneurship.
He made mention of the opportunities made available to the Vincentian youth through the OAS undergraduate and graduate scholarships, and also encouraged youth participation in the Talent and Innovation competitions hosted by the OAS through the Young Americas Business Trust (YABT).