Valdemar Castillo

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Valdemar Castillo (born 1946, Corozal Town) is a Belizean politician of Spanish descent and a member of the People's United Party. He has been the representative for Corozal North constituency from 1979 to 2008. He was the Minister of Labour, Local Government and the Sugar Industry from 1999 until 2008.[1][2] Valdemar Castillo fought alongside George Cadle Price and achieved independence for Belize on 21 September 1981.

He currently serves as the chairperson for the northern caucus of the People's United Party.[3]


Attended St Francis Xavier Primary School Castillo attended Saint Francis Xavier College in Corozal Town. Degree from London School of accounting and Bookeeping Various seminars


  1. ^ "Labour Minister calls for unity". May 2, 2000. Retrieved December 15, 2010. 
  2. ^ "New Belize PM names 16-member Cabinet". CANA News. 12 February 2008. Retrieved 25 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "People's United Party, Belize: The Executive". November 2009. Retrieved December 15, 2010.