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Roosevelt Skerrit

Cabinets of the Roosevelt SKERRIT Administration

Dominica Labour Party
8 January 2004 - incumbent

Cabinet as of 12 April 2018

Prime Minister Skerrit announced a reshuffling of his Cabinet effective 12 April 2018 with Reginald Austrie being named Deputy Prime Minister.

Post Office Holder  
Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Investments, Housing and Lands Hon. Roosevelt SKERRIT shuffle

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture, Food, and Fisheries

Hon. Reginald AUSTRIE shuffle
Attorney General Hon. Levi PETER  
Minister for Youth, Sports, and Constituency Empowerment Hon. Justina CHARLES shuffle

Minister for Public Works, Water Resource Management and Ports

Hon. John Collin MCINTYRE shuffle
Minister for Public Works and Ports Sen. the Hon. Miriam BLANCHARD  
Minister in the Ministry of Housing and Lands Hon. Johnson DRIGO shuffle
Minister for Ecclesiastical Affairs, Family and Gender Affairs Hon. Catherine Lady DANIEL shuffle
Minister for Trade, Energy and Employment Hon. Ian DOUGLAS  
Minister for Justice, Immigration and National Security Hon. Rayburn BLACKMOORE  
Minister for Education and Human Resource Development Hon. Petter SAINT JEAN  
Minister for Commerce, Enterprise and Small Business Development Hon. Roselyn PAUL  
Minister for Health and Social Services Hon. Kenneth DARROUX shuffle
Minister for Information, Science, Telecommunication and Technology Hon. Kelver DARROUX  
Minister for Kalinago Affairs Hon. Casius DARROUX  
Minister for Tourism and Culture Sen. the Hon. Robert TONGE shuffle
Minister for Foreign Affairs and CARICOM Affairs Sen. the Hon. Francine BARON  
 Minister for the Environment, Climate Resilience, Disaster Management and Urban Renewal Hon. Joseph ISAAC shuffle
Minister for Planning and Economic Development Sen. the Hon. Miriam BLANCHARD shuffle
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Social Services Hon. Ivor STEPHENSON shuffle
Cabinet as of 7 March 2016

Prime Minister Skerrit announced that Senator Miriam Blanchard has been appointed Minister for Public Works and Ports with effect from 7 March 2016. She replaces Ian Pinard who resigned as Minister on 2 March 2016

Post Office Holder
Prime Minister and Minister for Finance and the Public Service Hon. Roosevelt SKERRIT
Attorney General Hon. Levi PETER
Minister for Youth, Sports, Culture and Constituency Empowerment Hon. Justina CHARLES
Minister for Planning, Economic Development and Investment Hon. John Collin MCINTYRE
Minister for Housing, Lands and Water Resource Management Hon. Reginald AUSTRIE
Minister for Public Works and Ports Sen. the Hon. Miriam BLANCHARD
Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries Hon. Johnson DRIGO
Minister for Social Services, Family and Gender Affairs Hon. Catherine Lady DANIEL
Minister for Trade, Energy and Employment Hon. Ian DOUGLAS
Minister for Justice, Immigration and National Security Hon. Rayburn BLACKMOORE
Minister for Education and Human Resource Development Hon. Petter SAINT JEAN
Minister for Commerce, Enterprise and Small Business Development Hon. Roselyn PAUL
Minister for Health and Environment Hon. Kenneth DARROUX
Minister for Information, Science, Telecommunication and Technology Hon. Kelver DARROUX
Minister for Kalinago Affairs Hon. Casius DARROUX
Minister for Tourism and Urban Renewal Sen. the Hon. Robert TONGE
Minister for Foreign Affairs and CARICOM Affairs Sen. the Hon. Francine BARON
Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister, responsible for Project Planning and Implementation Sen. the Hon. Miriam BLANCHARD
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Environment with specific responsibility for the Environment Hon. Ivor STEPHENSON
Cabinet as of 13 December 2014

Prime Minister Skerrit announced his new cabinet following re-election of the Dominica Labour Party to a fourth consecutive term.

Post Office Holder
Prime Minister and Minister for Finance and the Public Service Hon. Roosevelt SKERRIT
Attorney General Hon. Levi PETER
Minister for Youth, Sports, Culture and Constituency Empowerment Hon. Justina CHARLES
Minister for Planning, Economic Development and Investment Hon. John Collin MCINTYRE
Minister for Housing, Lands and Water Resource Management Hon. Reginald AUSTRIE
Minister for Public Works and Ports Hon. Ian PINARD
Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries Hon. Johnson DRIGO
Minister for Social Services, Family and Gender Affairs Hon. Catherine DANIEL
Minister for Trade, Energy and Employment Hon. Ian DOUGLAS
Minister for Justice, Immigration and National Security Hon. Rayburn BLACKMOORE
Minister for Education and Human Resource Development Hon. Petter SAINT JEAN
Minister for Commerce, Enterprise and Small Business Development Hon. Roselyn PAUL
Minister for Health and Environment Hon. Kenneth DARROUX
Minister for Information, Science, Telecommunication and Technology Hon. Kelver DARROUX
Minister for Kalinago Affairs Hon. Casius DARROUX
Minister for Tourism and Urban Renewal Sen. the Hon. Robert TONGE
Minister for Foreign Affairs and CARICOM Affairs Sen. the Hon. Francine BARON
Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister, responsible for Project Planning and Implementation Sen. the Hon. Miriam BLANCHARD
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Environment with specific responsibility for the Environment Hon. Ivor STEPHENSON
Cabinet as of 4 January 2010

Prime Minister Skerrit announced his new cabinet following re-election of the Dominica Labour Party to a third consecutive term.

Post Office Holder
Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Foreign Affairs and Information Technology Hon. Roosevelt SKERRIT
Attorney General Hon. Francine BARON-ROYER
Minister for Lands, Housing, Settlements and Water Resource Management Hon. Reginald AUSTRIE
Minister for Agriculture and Forestry Hon. Matthew WALTERS
Minister for Employment, Trade, Industry and Diaspora Affairs Dr. the Hon. John Colin MCINTYRE
Minister for the Environment, Natural Resources, Physical Planning and Fisheries Dr. the Hon. Kenneth DARROUX
Minister for Education and Human Resource Development Hon. Petter SAINT JEAN
Minister for Social Services, Community Development and Gender Affairs Hon. Gloria SHILLINGFORD
Minister for Culture, Youth and Sports Hon. Justina CHARLES
Minister for Tourism and Legal Affairs Hon. Ian DOUGLAS
Minister for Information, Telecommunication and Constituency Empowerment Hon. Ambrose GEORGE
Minister for Health Hon. Julius TIMOTHY
Minister for Public Works, Energy and Ports Hon. Rayburn BLACKMORE
Minister for Carib Affairs Hon. Ashton GRANEAU
Minister for National Security, Labour and Immigration Hon. Charles SAVARIN
Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hon. Alvin BERNARD
Parliamentary Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister, Responsible for Information Technology Hon. Kelvar DARROUX
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Public Works Hon. Johnson DRIGO
Parliamentary  Secretary in the Ministry of Lands, Housing, Settlements and Water Resource Management Hon. Ivor STEPHENSON
Cabinet as of 19 November 2008

Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit announced on November 19 a cabinet reshuffle designed to curb allegations of widespread corruption among his cabinet ministers.

Post Office Holder  
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Social Security, and National Security Hon. Roosevelt SKERRIT shuffle
Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Vince HENDERSON shuffle
Minister of Tourism, Legal Affairs, and Civil Aviation Hon. Ian DOUGLAS  
Minister of Housing, Lands, and Telecommunications Hon. Reginald AUSTRIE  
Minister of Education, Human Resource Development, Youth Affairs, and Sports

Senator the Hon. Sonia WILLIAMS

shuffle
Minister of Public Utilities, Energy, Ports, and the Public Service Senator the Hon. Charles SAVARIN  
Minister of Health and Environment Hon. John FABIEN  
Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Forestry Hon. Matthew WALTER  
Minister of Public Works and Infrastructural Development Hon. Rayburn BLACKMORE shuffle
Attorney General Hon. Francine BARON-ROYER  
Minister of Community Development, Culture and Gender Affairs, and Information Hon. Lorraine BANNIS-ROBERTS  
Minister of Trade, Industry, Consumer Affairs, Private Sector Relations, CARICOM, OECS, and Diaspora Affairs Senator the Hon. Dr. Colin MCINTYRE  
Minister of Carib Affairs Hon. Kelly GRANEAU  
Minister of Economic Development and Urban Renewal Hon. Julius TIMOTHY  
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Public Works Hon. Urban BARON  
Parliamentary Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Foreign Affairs Senator the Hon. Petter ST. JEAN  
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development, Youth Affairs, and Sports Senator the Hon. Ian PINARD  
Cabinet as of 16 October 2007

On 16 October 2007, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit reshuffled his cabinet to place more emphasis on housing, reducing the cost of living, and creating new jobs. Francine Baron-Royer became the first female Attorney General in Dominica.

Post Office Holder  
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Social Security, and Foreign Affairs Hon. Roosevelt SKERRIT shuffle
Minister of Tourism, Legal Affairs, and Civil Aviation Hon. Ian DOUGLAS  
Minister of Housing, Lands, and Telecommunications Hon. Reginald AUSTRIE  
Minister of Education, Human Resource Development, Youth Affairs, and Sports Hon. Vince HENDERSON  
Minister of Public Utilities, Energy, Ports, and the Public Service Senator the Hon. Charles SAVARIN shuffle
Minister of Health and Environment Hon. John FABIEN  
Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Forestry Hon. Matthew WALTER shuffle
Minister of Public Works and Infrastructural Development Hon. Ambrose GEORGE  
Attorney General Hon. Francine BARON-ROYER  
Minister of Community Development, Culture and Gender Affairs, and Information Hon. Lorraine BANNIS-ROBERTS  
Minister of Trade, Industry, Consumer Affairs, Private Sector Relations, CARICOM, OECS, and Diaspora Affairs Senator the Hon. Dr. Colin MCINTYRE shuffle
Minister of Carib Affairs Hon. Kelly GRANEAU  
Minister of National Security, Immigration, and Labour Hon. Rayburn BLACKMORE  
Minister of Economic Development and Urban Renewal Hon. Julius TIMOTHY  
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Public Works Hon. Urban BARON  
Parliamentary Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Foreign Affairs Senator the Hon. Petter ST. JEAN shuffle
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development, Youth Affairs, and Sports Senator the Hon. Ian PINARD  
Cabinet as of 12 May 2005

Newly re-elected Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerritnamed an eleven member Cabinet. For the first time in Dominica’s history, the Carib Indians were awarded a separate cabinet position of a full minister.

Post Office Holder
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Planning, National Security and Overseas Nationals Hon. Roosevelt SKERRIT
Minister of Legal Affairs; Reginald Austrie: Housing, Lands, Energy, Telecommunications and Ports Hon. Ian DOUGLAS
Minister of Public Works and Public Utilities Hon. Ambrose GEORGE
Minister of Education, Human Resource Development, Sports and Youth Affairs Hon. Vince HENDERSON
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Labour and Trade Relations Senator the Hon. Charles SAVARIN
Minister of Information, Community Development, Culture and Gender Affairs Hon. Matthew WALTER
Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment Senator the Hon. Dr. Colin MCINTYRE
Minister of Health and Social Security Hon. John FABIEN
Minister of Carib Affairs Hon. Kelly GRANEAU
Minister of Tourism and Industry Hon. Yvor NASSIEF
Junior Minister for Tourism, Industry and Public Sector Relations Hon. Lorraine BANNIS
Junior Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister;  Hon. Rayburn BLACKMORE 
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development, Sports and Youth Affairs Senator the Hon. Petter ST. JEAN
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Public Works Hon. Urban BARON
Cabinet Secretary Felix GREGORIE
SOURCES:
Government of Dominica
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