Why a Caribbean Political Action Committee

Posted on Nov 8, 2015 in Caribbean Diaspora, Speeches

Ambassador Curtis A. Ward Opening Remarks: C-PAC Patrons Annual Luncheon – 10th Anniversary, Hilton Doubletree Hotel, Silver Spring, MD/USA, 7th November 2015 It is my distinct privilege to offer a few opening remarks, and perhaps put in perspective why we are here today. For many years, perhaps decades, preceding the founding of this organization, as members of the ...

Giving Back – Investing in Human Security

Posted on Oct 19, 2015 in Speeches

Keynote Speech at the Knox Association of Past Students – New York Chapter [Annual Banquet, 17 October 2015] “Giving Back – Investing in Human Security” Ambassador Curtis A. Ward It is a pleasure for me to be giving the Keynote Address at the Knox Association of Past Students – New York Chapter’s annual banquet.  As ...

The State of Caribbean Security

Posted on Aug 30, 2014 in Geopolitics, Security, Speeches

[Ambassador Curtis A. Ward, speech at William J. Perry Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies, National Defense University, Washington DC, 11 June 2013] Since the end of the Cold War, unprecedented openness in trade, finance, travel and communication, while credited with economic growth and well-being, generally, has also given new tools to, and created more operational space for transnational ...

Citizen Responsibility and Nation-building

[Keynote address by Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (3rd Annual Police Ball, 10/26/13)] On an occasion such as this one, I could find several topics on which to speak. However, for fear of overstaying my welcome at the podium, I will share with you a few of my perspectives on “Citizen Responsibility and Nation-building.” “What makes this ...