General Secretary of Council for World Mission pays courtesy call on President Granger  

 

(MOTP) Georgetown, Guyana – (November 08, 2016) Reverend Dr. Collin Cowan, General Secretary of Council for World Mission (CWM), yesterday, paid a courtesy call on President David Granger, at the Ministry of the Presidency.

Reverend Dr. Collin Cowan presents a token to President David Granger at the conclusion of their meeting at the Ministry of the Presidency, earlier this evening.

Reverend Dr. Collin Cowan presents a token to President David Granger at the conclusion of their meeting at the Ministry of the Presidency, earlier this evening.

During the meeting, several areas including the ‘green’ economy, climate change, the management of the environment, human trafficking, youth employment and participation in national matters and the role of the church in the development of society and a nation, were discussed.

The Reverend is currently in Guyana on a three-day visit to facilitate the CWM Caribbean’s Roving Faculty of Theology for Transformation at the Brandsville Hotel and meeting with the leadership and youth of the Guyana Congregational Union (GCU). Dr. Cowan said that he is impressed with the drive and determination to advance the development of a ‘green’ economy and it is his hope that the church can play a role in promoting the idea.

He was accompanied by Ms. Karen Francis, Secretary (Mission) of the Council for World Mission, Reverend Noel Holder and Pastor Valeska Austin.

President David Granger in discussion with Reverend Dr. Cowan at the Ministry of the Presidency.

President David Granger in discussion with Reverend Dr. Cowan at the Ministry of the Presidency.

From left: Pastor Valeska Austin, Reverend Noel Holder, President David Granger, Reverend Dr. Collin Cowan and Ms. Karen Francis, Secretary (Mission) of the Council of World Mission.

From left: Pastor Valeska Austin, Reverend Noel Holder, President David Granger, Reverend Dr. Collin Cowan and Ms. Karen Francis, Secretary (Mission) of the Council of World Mission.

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