GRENADIAN TERAH ANTOINE TO PARTICIPATE IN A U.S. GOVERNMENT-SPONSORED LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
St. George -- Terah Antoine will travel to the United States as the latest Eastern Caribbean candidate of the U.S. Department of State's International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP).
Antoine is an energy officer in the Energy Division of the Ministry of Finance and Energy in Grenada. She will take part in a one-week professional exchange program on renewable energy with 11 other candidates from the region.
In June 2014, United States Vice President Joe Biden unveiled the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative (CESI) to help the Caribbean improve its energy security. The United States Government's commitment to energy security in the Caribbean was reinforced by the Vice President's Caribbean Energy Security Summit (CESS) held in Washington, D.C. on January 26, 2015.