Posted on: January 24, 2017


WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bahamian diplomats participate in a technical briefing session with the Hon. Fred Mitchell, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, during his visit to engage with officials while in Washington D.C., January 23 -25, 2017. Pictured clockwise from left are Ms. Jade Williams, Third Secretary, Embassy of The Bahamas; Mr. Chet Neymour, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of The Bahamas; His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States; Minister Mitchell; Mrs. Sharon Brennen-Haylock, Director General, Bahamas Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Mrs. Paulette Zonicle, Bahamas Consul General to Washington, D.C.; Ms. Tracee Dorestant, Second Secretary, Embassy of The Bahamas; and Ms. Krissy Hanna, Second Secretary, Embassy of The Bahamas

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2019 Scholarship Opportunity for Citizens of Organization of American States (OAS) Member States

The OAS is offering generous partial scholarships (up to 2,500 $) for programmes on health management, national security and diplomacy and crisis and mass disaster management taking place during November and December 2019 at Galilee International Management Institute, Israel. Interested applicants must go to:…/2019-OAS-PAHO-GIMI-ScholarshipAnnounce… and follow all instructions provided by the OAS. The deadline…

2020 Mexican Government Scholarship Programme for International Students

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Mexico) is now accepting applications for the 2020 Mexican Government Scholarship Programme for International Students. This programme includes the participation of more than 100 institutions of Higher Education across Mexico and demonstrates the Government of Mexico’s commitment to strengthening bonds of academic collaboration with countries such as The Bahamas as…

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs holds Graduation Ceremony for Twelve New Recruits following 2019 Induction Training Programme

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ 2019 Induction Training Programme graduation ceremony for twelve (12) new recruits was held on Friday, 23rd August, 2019, under the theme, “To Learn and Serve in Unity”. The graduation followed the Ministry’s Induction Training Programme for new recruits, which was held from 29th July to 23rd August, 2019….

UN Chief calls for Climate Action

14 Sep 2019 –  The financial cost of the damage caused by Hurricane Dorian in The Bahamas “will be in the billions of dollars and The Bahamas cannot be expected to foot this bill alone” UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Friday on arrival in the Bahamian capital Nassau, less than two weeks after a category five…


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE From: Bahamas Information Services September 11, 2019 NASSAU, The Bahamas — The Government and People of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas received Emergency Relief Goods from the Government and People of Japan for the victims of Hurricane Dorian, which devastated the northern islands of Grand Bahama and Abaco.  The handover ceremony took place…