PRESS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF THE SPEAKER: Speaker receives Commonwealth Foundation delegation

Reference Number: PR152368, Press Release Issue Date: Oct 28, 2015
 
A delegation from the Commonwealth Foundation, consisting of its Director Mr Vijay Khrisnarayan and its Deputy Director Ms Myn Garcia, has this morning paid a courtesy visit to the Anġlu Farrugia, Speaker of the House of Representatives.
 
The purpose of the visit was to discuss the request made by the Commonwealth Foundation to hold an event entitled “Commonwealth Secretary General All Candidates Debate” with the participation of civil society representatives. This debate is expected to take place on Wednesday 25th November 2015 at the House of Representatives and will be chaired by Speaker Farrugia.
 
Also present for the meeting were Mr Ray Scicluna, Clerk of the House; Ms Jacqueline Micallef Grimaud, Chair of the Commonwealth People’s Forum; Ms Claire Baluci, Member of the Commonwealth People’s Forum; Ms Rita Vella, CHOGM Taskforce and Secretary to CPF; Ms Joany Grima, CF, and Mr Ronnie Vella, CHOGM Taskforce.