St.maarten – The Council of Advice presented its 2015 annual report last Thursday to Prime Minister William Marlin.
The Council of Advice guards the democracy and constitutional state of St. Maarten by providing independent, qualitative, accurate, sound, just and fair advice to the government and parliament.
The annual report presents an outline of the Council’s activities in 2015, such as the advices given to government and parliament, the composition of the Council, the Council’s financial management, lectures given, trainings and courses attended etc. As in previous years, the Council has highlighted a topic which has been at the forefront of many advice requests – the challenges pertaining to public finance.
The Council’s 2015 annual report is published in both English and Dutch and is available at www.councilofadvicesxm.com