How did fourteen men from the Belize River Valley change the course of Belize's History? What is the significance of 1st June 1797 Public Meeting? Learn more in this brief presentation by Mr. Nigel Encalada, Director of ISCR on the historical importance of the meeting and the role of the fourteen men.




In a short ceremony morning held at the Flowers Bank 14 Monument in Flowers Bank Village, members from the Village Council, the Institute for Social and Cultural Research, Emergent Corp and community members paid tribute to the fourteen men whose decision to stay and defend Belize bequeathed the land and country we know today as Belize.