Dominica enters a new era as congratulatory messages begin to pour in for Her Excellency Sylvanie Burton, president of Dominica.
H.E. Burton was sworn in as the tenth head of state on Monday making history as Dominica’s first female and first Kalinago president.
President of The Dominica Girl Guides association Josette Seraphine pledged the support of the Girl Guides as an association that which stands for women’s empowerment.
President of The Dominica Girl Guides association Josette Seraphine Hedrington
The Labor Women’s organization Coordinator Sonia Williams says the organization views this as an advantage for all women in Dominica.
Labor Women’s organization Coordinator Sonia Williams
The National Youth Council of Dominica also extended their congratulations to Her Excellency.
President of the NYCD Phael Lander also expressed gratitude to former President Charles Savarin who served as president for the last ten years.
President of the NYCD Phael Lander