My Statia: Democratic Transition Programme
Awareness and education programme: The Road to the Island Council Elections.
On Wednesday June 24 at 11h00 in Van Putten Youth Centre the first of three modules of the awareness and education programme, in the run up to the elections of the Island Council in October 2020 was held. This session focused on “Constitutional relations; sharing and applying the knowledge”.
Topics included political relations, division of roles and tasks of the Island – and Executive Council and administrative culture.
Video presentations on these topics are provided by the Association of Dutch Municipalities (VNG) and the Netherlands Institute for Multiparty Democracy (NIMD) as well as well-established persons in the Caribbean political arena, Mr. Frits Goedgedrag and Mr. Glen Thode.