Ambassador Jackson participates in Universal Periodic Review of Haiti

  On Monday 7 November 2016, H.E. Rhoda M. Jackson, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of The Bahamas in Geneva, participated in the Universal Periodic Review of the sister Caribbean country of Haiti.  The delegation of Haiti to the Review was led by H.E. Mr. Camille Edouard Jr., Minister of Justice and Public Security of Haiti. …

Bahamas government responds to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11th November 2016   Bahamas government responds to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR)   Nassau, Bahamas: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration has issued the following statement on behalf of the Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas   On Wednesday, 8 November 2016, the Government of the Commonwealth…

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration leads Bahamas Delegation to Marrakech Climate Change Conference – 14-16 November 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration leads Bahamas Delegation to Marrakech Climate Change Conference – 14-16 November 2016 10 November The twenty-second session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) and the twelfth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol…

PRESS STATEMENT BY THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON US COLLECTION OF MISSILE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS STATEMENT BY THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON US COLLECTION OF MISSILE 9TH NOVEMBER The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration wishes to address reports circulating on social media regarding the missile fairing which was collected from the shores of Man-O-War Cay, Abaco on Monday 7th November, 2016. The Government of…

Statement On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation 8th November 2016 For Immediate Release The Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas regrets to…

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation   8thNovember 2016   For Immediate Release   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas…

GIBSONS VISIT EMBASSY

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mr. Anthony Gibson, his wife Mrs. Vianna Gibson, son Raoul and daughter-in-law Amber visited the Embassy of The Bahamas, 2220 Massachusetts Avenue,  N.W., on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, and were welcomed by His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States. Mr. Gibson, who works with the Bahamas Ministry of…

Press Statement on Brazilian Tourists being denied entry into The Bahamas

Press Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration For Immediate Release 5th November The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration wishes to refer to news reports about a group of Brazilian tourists who were denied entry into the Bahamas 2 November 2016. The details surrounding the Brazilian nationals are being investigated and the…