Bahamas Consensus – CGF Communique


The Caribbean Growth Forum Regional Workshop was held on June 24 and 25, 2013, in Bahamas. To read more on the outcome of this meeting click on the following document:

The Bahamas Consensus CGF Communique

Skills and Productivity Working Group

Members of the Skills and Productivity working group are reminded that out final meeting is scheduled for Thursday July 18, 2013 t the Old Belize from 9-12. 

Please review the revised draft report in preparation for this meeting. 

Skills and Productivity

The Third meeting of the Skills and Productivity group is scheduled for Tomorrow June 20th 2013 at 9 – 11 am at Old Belize.

Groups members are asked to print the documents which have been forwarded.

Third Meeting of the Logistics and Connectivity Working Group

The third meeting of the Logistics and Connectivity WG will be held at the Port of Belize Ltd’s conference room on Wednesday 19 June, 2013 at 1:30 pm. Priority areas to be discussed are as follows:

  1. Transparency and Simplification of procedures and tariffs via inter alia updates on website
  2. Effective automation of customs, training of all users (customs officers and brokers)

Please make every effort to attend as your input will be most valuable to the ongoing dialogue.

Short Video on the CGF Belize Chapter Presentation

Launching of the CGF in Belize

CGF Agenda


Launching of the Caribbean Growth Forum Belize Chapter


The Economic Development Council and the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry in collaboration with the Inter-American Development Bank, Compete Caribbean, The World Bank and the Caribbean Development Bank are pleased to inform you that on June 5, 2013, Belize is going to launch the Caribbean Growth Forum Belize Chapter. The Forum will commence from 8:30 am to 4:00pm at the Belize Biltmore Plaza Hotel, Phillip Goldson Highway.

The Aim of this Chapter is to foster equitable, inclusive and sustainable growth for Belize, through the identification of policies and actions that can contribute to the enhancement of private sector led growth.