Farewell Reception for HE Fonseca Costa, Resident Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil

Posted on: September 27, 2018

Nassau, Bahamas — On Wednesday, 5th September, 2018 the Government of the Bahamas hosted a Farewell Reception for His Excellency Carlos Eduardo Sette Câmara da Fonseca Costa, Resident Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas at the British Colonial Hilton Hotel. Ambassador Câmara da Fonseca Costa came to The Bahamas in March 2014 to take up post. During his tenure he played an intricate role in strengthening the relationship between The Bahamas and Brazil. The Hon. Brent Symonette, (Actg) Minister of Foreign Affairs, bid the Ambassador farewell on his four year tour of duty in his address noting that the physical presence of Brazil in the form of a Embassy and Resident Ambassador has contributed tremendously to the development and enhancement of the relationship between both countries. Minister Symonette spoke of the leadership role Brazil plays in the multilateral arena with organisations such as OAS and the UN, and the engagement within CARICOM on a number of pressing issues. He ended his remarks by extending best wishes to the Ambassador hoping that his tenure in The Bahamas leaves him with fond memories of the friendliness and hospitality of The Bahamian people. Ambassador Carlos Eduardo Sette Câmara da Fonseca Costa in a brief speech, thank the Government and People for the opportunity to serve in The Bahamas. He stated, this last posting would end a 40 plus diplomatic career serving in many different countries and missions around the world. He ended on a great note in The Bahamas.

-END-

Image may contain: 5 people, people standing

Image may contain: 4 people, people smiling, people standing

Image may contain: 4 people, people smiling, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 4 people, people smiling, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 5 people, people standing

Image may contain: 2 people, people smiling, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 1 person, standing and suit

Image may contain: 3 people, people smiling, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 3 people, people smiling, people standing

Image may contain: 3 people, people smiling, people standing

Image may contain: 2 people, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 3 people, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 10 people, people smiling

Image may contain: 3 people, indoor

Image may contain: 14 people, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 5 people, people standing

Image may contain: 8 people, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 1 person, standing

Image may contain: 1 person, smiling, standing and suit

Image may contain: 1 person, standing

Image may contain: 1 person, standing and indoor

Image may contain: 2 people, people smiling, people standing

Image may contain: 4 people, people smiling, people standing and suit

Image may contain: 5 people, people smiling, people on stage and wedding

Image may contain: 4 people, people smiling

 



All News

The Bahamas successful in bid for seat on ITU Council 2019-2023 term

Bahamas successful in bid for seat on ITU Council When the new session of the Council of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), meets to begin its work for the next four years, The Bahamas will be seated as one of the Council’s 48 member states. The Bahamas was successful in its first bid to sit…

The Bahamas Observes United Nations Day – 24th October 2018

Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24 October 2018 Bahamas Observes United Nations Day The Commonwealth of The Bahamas joins the international community in the observance of the 73rd Anniversary of the United Nations Charter, first celebrated 24th October, 1945. The work of the United Nations over the last seven decades serves as a light of hope…

Remarks by The Hon. Darren Henfield at the LJM Maritime Institute Graduation

REMARKS The Hon. Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs, on behalf of   Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert Minnis Prime Minister   LJM Maritime Institute Graduation 18 October 2018 Protocol. Good Evening. The Prime Minister regrets that he is unable to attend this evening.  But he asked that I offer his personal greetings and congratulations….

Press Release on Severe Flooding in Trinidad and Tobago

For Immediate Release Ministry of Foreign Affairs 22 October 2018   Severe Flooding in Trinidad and Tobago The Ministry is monitoring the situation in Trinidad and Tobago where there have been reports of severe flooding over the weekend. The Ministry has made contact today with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Trinidad and Tobago and…

The Bahamas Elected to The United Nations Humans Rights Council 2019-2021

New York, New York 12 October, 2018 BAHAMAS ELECTED TO UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL The Bahamas was elected by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), on 12 October 2018 to serve on the Human Rights Council (HRC).  The HRC was created by the UNGA in 2006, replacing the former UN Human Rights Commission, and is the UN…