Dr. Esther Mary de Gourville presents her credentials

14 December Nassau, Bahamas — Dr. Esther Mary de Gourville, Representative of the PAHO/WHO to The Bahamas officially presented her credentials to Ms. Sheila Carey, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration and reaffirmed the Pan American Health Organization’s commitment to assisting the Government of The Bahamas, through the Ministry of Health…

Statement by The Ministry of Foriegn Affairs and Immigration On Human Rights Day

Statement by The Ministry of Foriegn Affairs and Immigration On Human Rights Day   10 December   On 10 December 1948 in Paris, France, the United Nations General Assembly adopted and proclaimed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document that established, for the first time, fundamental human rights to be universally protected.  …

Consul General Carroll Attends Birthday Reception

6 December New York — Consul General Forrester Carroll and his wife Dr. Valencia Carroll attending reception in honour of the birthday of the Emperor of Japan at the residence of the Consul General of Japan Riichiro Takahashi and Mrs. Takahashi.

UN Bahamas Symposium on Implementing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda in Small Island Developing States (SIDS)

Please see Event Information here: http://mofa.gov.bs/th_event/united-nations-high-level-symposium-on-the-public-service-and-implementation-of-agenda-2030/ UN Bahamas Symposium on Implementing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda in Small Island Developing States (SIDS): Equipping public institutions and mobilizing partners, 21-23 February 2017     Click below to download the documents Aide Memoire – Bahamas Symposium Bahamas Symposium Preliminary Programme  

On Matters Arising at the Grand Bahama Shipyard

Statement by Fred Mitchell MP Minister for Immigration On Matters Arising at the Grand Bahama Shipyard 4 December 2016 Consequent upon a complaint lodged by the labour union for shipyard workers at the Grand Bahama Shipyard about recent occurrences between the union and management, the matter has been referred to the Department of Labour for…

STATEMENT FROM THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS – ELECTIONS IN HAITI

STATEMENT FROM THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS – ELECTIONS IN HAITI   For Immediate Release 29 November 2016   The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas has taken note of the preliminary results of the Presidential elections held in Haiti on Sunday 20 November 2016, where Jovenel Moise has emerged with the majority of…