A Glance at Ralph's Journey

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☆ Born August 08, 1946, at Colonarie to Alban Gonsalves and Theresa Francis.

☆ Attended the Colonarie Roman Catholic Primary School and the St. Vincent Boys’ Grammar School.

☆ Educated at four institutions of higher learning: University of the West Indies (Mona, Jamaica), University of Manchester (United Kingdom), Makerere University (Uganda), Gray’s Inn (London, United Kingdom).

☆ Formal Qualifications: B.Sc (Economics/Government), UWI; M.Sc (Government), UWI; Ph.D (Government), Manchester; Degree of Utter Barrister, Gray’s Inn (London).

☆ Work Experience (Prior to 2001): Lecturer (UWI); Visiting Professor (City University of New York); Barrister and Solicitor (SVG and the Caribbean).

☆ Political Experience: Political Activist since October 1968; candidate in every election since Independence in 1979; Member of Parliament for North Central Windward since 1994; Political Leader of Unity Labour Party since 1998; Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines since March 2001.

☆ Publications: Author of several books, monographs, pamphlets, and journal articles on a wide range of subjects, including political economy.

☆ Awards: Numerous awards as a Student, Lecturer/Professor, Political Leader/Prime Minister.

☆ Interests: Sports, Caribbean Music, Reading, Dominoes, Liming/Interacting with people.

☆ Family: Married to Eloise Gonsalves Neé Harris since August 12, 1989; five children, including Camillo who is a candidate in these elections for East St. George.

☆ Religion: Christian


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