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The Cabinet is the main body that controls policy and coordinates activities of governmental departments. It is chaired by the Prime Minister and consists of most of the ministerial heads of departments, as well as some additional members. The Cabinet consists of politicians who are aided by a body of civil servants. Decision-making is not confined to the Cabinet; Cabinet Committees can play an important role in deliberations.
10th Republican Parliament

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bisessar poses with members of her new People’s Partnership Cabinet
on 28 May 2010.

Members of Cabinet
Post Member
Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar
Minister of the Arts & Multiculturalism Lincoln Douglas
Minister of Communication Jamal Mohammed
Minister of Community Development Winston Peters
Minister of Education Tim Gopeesingh
Minister of Energy & Energy Affairs Kevin Ramnarine
Minister of the Environment & Water Resources Ganga Singh
Minister of Finance & the Economy Larry Howai
Minister of Food Production Devant Maharaj
Minister of Foreign Affairs Winston Dookeran
Minister of Gender, Youth, & Child Development Marlene Coudray
Minister of Health Fuad Khan
Minister of Housing, Land, & Marine Affairs Roodal Moonilal
Minister of Justice Christlyn Moore
Minister of Labor & Small & Micro-Enterprise Development Errol Mcleod
Minister of Legal Affairs Prakash Ramadhar
Minister of Local Govt. Surujrattan Rambachan
Minister of National Diversity & Social Integration Clifton De Coteau
Minister of National Security Emmanuel George
Minister of Planning Bhoendratt Tewarie
Minister of the People & Social Development Glen Ramdharsingh
Minister of Public AdMinister Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan
Minister of Public Utilities Nizam Baksh
Minister of Science & Technology Rupert Griffith
Minister of Sports & Youth Affairs Anil Roberts
Minister of Tertiary Education & Skills Training Fazal Karim
Minister of Tobago Development Delmon Baker
Minister of Tourism Stephen Cadiz
Minister of Trade, Industry, & Investment Vasant Bharath
Minister of Transport Chandresh Sharma
Minister of Works & Infrastructure Surujrattan Rambachan
Minister of State in the Ministry of Local Govt. Rudranath Indarsingh
Minister of State in the Ministry of Food Production Jairam Seemungal
Minister of State in the Ministry of the Environment & Water Resources Ramona Ramdial
Minister of State in the Ministry of National Diversity & Social Integration Embau Moheni
Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security Collin Partap
Minister of State in the Ministry of the People & Social Development Vernella Alleyne-Toppin
Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister Rodger Samuel
Attorney General Anand Ramlogan
As at 23 April 2013.
source: http://www.ttparliament.org
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