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.

Minister Congratulates Zonta Essay Winner, New York

Minister Congratulates Zonta Essay Winner, New York 22 September, 2017 New York– The Honourable Mr. Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs, congratulates Zonta essay winner, Ms. Yamille Moss, who won the competition with her essay: “Be Bold for Change”. As part of the Ministry’s annual prize to the Zonta winner, Ms. Moss was invited to…

Bahamians In Dominica Confirmed Safe After Hurricane Maria

24th September, 2017 Bahamians In Dominica Confirmed Safe After Hurricane Maria Following extensive efforts at contact with the four Bahamians known to be living in the Caribbean island of Dominica, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs have confirmed that the individuals in question are safe, following the passage of Hurricane Maria, which caused significant damage on…

Minister’s Remarks at Meet and Greet Reception- Bahamas House, New York

22 September, 2017 Minister’s Remarks at Meet and Greet Reception- Bahamas House, New York Ambassador Carey, Staff Members of The Bahamas Offices, Fellow Bahamians and Friends, Good evening. It is always an honour for me to be among so many of my fellow Bahamians and friends of The Bahamas. Today is no exception. However, permit…