The Parliamentarian 2016 Issue Three

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The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Photo Gallery

The CPA Secretary-General Mr Akbar Khan met current and newlyelected Parliamentarians (right) and delivered a CPA Roadshow for young people to over 100 sixth form students at Guernsey Grammar School and Sixth Form Centre (above) during a two day visit to Guernsey. The CPA Secretary-General was welcomed into the Royal Court and the Assembly Chamber by the Deputy Bailiff of Guernsey and Deputy President of the States, Richard McMahon (pictured with the Secretary-General right) when he watched the debates and proceedings in the States of Guernsey prior to attending the CPA Guernsey Branch AGM. Left: Mr Akbar Khan, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) (right), paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister of the Bahamas, Rt Hon. Perry G. Christie (centre) together with Hon. Dr Kendal Major MP, Speaker of the House of Assembly of the Bahamas (left) ahead of the 41st CPA Regional Conference of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region which was held in the Bahamas. Below left and below right: The CPA Secretary-General Mr Akbar Khan visited the New Zealand Branch of the CPA and the Parliament of New Zealand on his first visit as Secretary-General. The Secretary-General was received by Rt Hon. David Carter, Speaker of the House of Representatives (below left) and David Wilson, Clerk of the House of Representatives at the Parliament of New Zealand. The Secretary-General was received into the Chamber of the House of Representatives during a parliamentary sitting and was received by Members of the New Zealand Parliament. As part of the visit the SecretaryGeneral delivered a CPA Roadshow to students on the Victoria International Leadership Programme at Victoria University in Wellington (below right).

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