Topic: Government Information Services | Posted By: aphillip
Monday, 25 December 2017 - 8:33pm
In 2017 the Virgin Islands experienced so much pain that ranges from the devastation of two category five hurricanes, to many floods, to the loss of many of our love ones, to the struggles of rebuilding and for most of us, the stress from having to startlife all over again.
Topic: Disaster Recovery, Education, House of Assembly | Posted By: aphillip
Monday, 13 November 2017 - 2:13pm
Madame Speaker, as a Territory we have just experienced the most devastating hurricane ever seen in our region. It has negatively impacted our lives but there are positive things that arise from this situation as well. In the words of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel, "you never want a serious crisis to go to waste". This crisis provides an opportunity for us to correct some things and we must seize the opportunities.
To provide essential support services for Members in the exercise of their parliamentary functions, in an informed and efficient manner, and to inform the public, on an on-going basis, about the parliamentary procedures of the House of Assembly.
To be seen, locally, regionally and internationally, as a leader in the provision of parliamentary services.