ROSEAU, DOMINICA; WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 25, 2019: At a meeting held on Tuesday August 6th 2019, the Dominica Cricket Association Inc. executive met with the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica. Plans and the way forward for the continuous development of cricket on the island was discussed at the meeting.
Also in attendance was the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Constituency Empowerment. At the stated meeting, the Government pledged to partner with the Dominica Cricket Association Inc. (DCA INC.) in supporting and helping to finance all its youth programs and requirements for additional staff.
The Government also pledged to construct change rooms at cricket venues.
It was further agreed that a Memorandum of Understanding would be signed between the DCA INC. and the Government of Dominica for the next 4 years.
In an effort to save the sport of cricket on Island, the DCA INC. will in the 2020-2021 cricket season place its emphasis on its youth programs, the structuring of clubs and leagues and community cricket. Going forward, strong focus will be placed on building/restoring strong relationship with key stake holders.