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Grenada PM to launch sustainable development initiative at April 11 Newsmaker

April 7, 2014 | By Molly McCluskey | mollyemcluskey@gmail.com

Prime Minister of Grenada Keith C. Mitchell

Prime Minister of Grenada Keith C. Mitchell

Grenada’s Prime Minister Keith C. Mitchell will discuss the launch of an initiative on sustainable development, small island economies and the Caribbean’s new vision for a dynamic and green hemisphere at a Newsmakers news conference on Friday, April 11 at 2:15 p.m. in the Zenger Room.

Mitchell, who earned a masters degree at Washington, DC’s Howard University and a doctorate in mathematics and statistics from American University, will be attending spring meetings at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank, where he will speak about the opportunities for Grenada and other island nations to harness the $6 trillion market for renewable energy and sustainable industries.

Like all NPC Newsmaker events, this news conference is open to credentialed media and press club members. No registration is required.

For more information, contact Molly McCluskey, International Committee Chair at 202-684-3445 or by email at mollyemcluskey@gmail.com or Myron Belkind, National Press Club President, at 202-662-7517 or by email at president@press.org.