Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture
Youth Affairs
Release Date:
Monday, 21 September 2015 - 1:00pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is inviting the general public to the official launch of the Virgin Islands Youth Parliament.  

The Virgin Islands Youth Parliament provides the Territory’s young people between the ages of 15 and 29 with a unique opportunity to understand in theory and practice the important principles of governance, democracy, rule of law and human rights, and to advocate different platforms and themes that affect young people.

The Youth Parliament will launch on Wednesday, September 30 at 9:00 a.m. at the Eileene L. Parsons Auditorium, H. Lavity Stoutt Community College.

For more information, persons should contact Acting Director for the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports and Assistant Secretary in the Ministry of Education and Culture, Mrs. Brenda Lettsome-Tye at 468-3351/4969 or by email at brlettsome-tye@gov.vg.


Bria Smith

Information Officer II
Department of Information and Public Relations (GIS)
Telephone: 468-2747
Email: BriaSmith@gov.vg