Minister Lloyd encourages OAS Member States to pursue a “culture of innovation” as he begins Working Visit to Washington DC

25 September, 2017 Minister Lloyd encourages OAS Member States to pursue a “culture of innovation” as he begins Working Visit to Washington DC Washington DC — Hon. Jeffrey Lloyd, Minister of Education, began a working visit to Washington DC on Monday, 25th September, 2017, with Keynote Remarks delivered at an Organization of American States (OAS)…

Minister’s Official National Statement During 72nd UNGA

23 September, 2017 NATIONAL STATEMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS DELIVERED BY THE HON. DARREN HENFIELD, MP, MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS DURING THE 72ND SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY Mr. President, On behalf of the people and Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, I congratulate…

Minister’s Speech on Hurricane Irma at UN High Level Meeting

Minister’s Speech on Hurricane Irma at UN High Level Meeting Excellencies, Distinguished guests, During the evening hours of 7 September 2017, a major hurricane hit The Bahamas. Hurricane Irma, a category five storm, packing sustained winds of between 175 and 180 miles per hour, was the third catastrophic storm that hit The Bahamas in three…

UN Video of Minister’s Hurricane Irma Speech

Just in case you missed Minister’s Hurricane Irma Speech, see link below from 22:55- 26:29 UN High Level Meeting on Hurricane Irma, 18 September, 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/high-level-event-on-hurricane-irma-/5577029882001/

Minister Henfield Speaking at UN General Assembly, 23 Sept

23 September, 2017 On Saturday, 23 September 2017, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, the Honourable Mr. Darren Henfield, delivered the national statement on the occasion of the seventy second session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.        

Minister Meets with Bahamas Former Carifta Team Member

Minister Meets with Bahamas Former Carifta Team Member 22 September, 2017 Minister Henfied, MP, and Mrs. Henfield meets, Bahamian student and former Carifta Swim Team member, Ms. Simone Sturrp, (Iona College, New York) at meeting with Bahamian Diaspora, New York.