Posted on

Barbados Cabinet 2022

Barbados Cabinet 2022
Parliament Buildings (FILE)

Social Share

On January 24, Prime Minister Mia Mottley addressed the country and announced the following appointments.

Dr William Duguid’s appointment was announced today.

Mia Amor Mottley: Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs (also with responsibility for Culture, National Security, the Public Service, CARICOM and the development commissions)

Santia Bradshaw: Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Transport, Works and Water Resources, and Leader of Government Business in the House of Assembly (Senior Minister with responsibility for infrastructure)

Dale Marshall: Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs (Senior Minister with responsibility for governance)

The Most Honourable Dr Jerome Walcott: Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade (Senior Minister with responsibility for Social and Environmental Policy)

Kerrie Symmonds: Minister of Energy, Business Development and International Business (Senior Minister with responsibility for the productive sectors)

Dr William Duguid: Senior Minister with responsibility for infrastructural projects and town planning matters in the Office of the Prime Minister

Wilfred Abrahams: Minister of Home Affairs and Information

Indar Weir: Minister of Agriculture and Food and Nutritional Security

Ian Gooding-Edghill: Minister of Health and Wellness

Lisa Cummins: Minister of Tourism and International Transport (with responsibility for Grantley Adams International Airport and the Bridgetown Port)

Kay McConney: Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training

Kirk Humphrey: Minister of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs

Dwight Sutherland: Minister of Housing, Lands and Maintenance

Adrian Forde: Minister of Environment, National Beautification, and the Blue and Green Economy

Colin Jordan: Minister of Labour and Social Security and the Third Sector

Charles Griffith: Minister of Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment

Davidson Ishmael: Minister of Industry, Innovation, Science and Technology (new)

Ryan Straughn: Minister in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs

Dr Shantal Munro-Knight: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office (new)

Dr Sonia Browne: Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Wellness with responsibility for the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and non-communicable diseases (new)

Sandra Husbands: Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Business Development


Government Senators

President: Reginald Farley (returned)

Deputy President: Elizabeth Thompson (new)

The Most Honourable Dr Jerome Walcott (returning)

Lisa Cummins (returning)

Dr Shantal Munro-Knight (new)

Dr Crystal Haynes (returning)

John King (former MP)

Pat Parris (new)

Shanika Roberts-Odle (new)

Lorenzo Harewood (new)

Andwele Boyce (new)

*Khaleel Kothdiwala (awaiting constitutional amendment and approval by Cabinet) NB: (Independent senators to be named in due course by The Most Honourable Dame Sandra Mason, President of Barbados.)