• 2015-01-16 New Platform Formed as a Result of CELAC - China Forum

    A new platform between China and CELAC countries, a platform of cooperation; a platform of collective dialogue on the basis of equality, mutual benefit, win-win results and a common development. Read full press release

  • 2015-01-15 Barbados Sees Value in CELAC - China Forum - January, 2015

    Barbados is encouraged by the potential role of the CELAC-China Forum in promoting increased South-South cooperation between China and the Latin American and Caribbean region. Read full press release

  • 2015-01-23 Barbados Appoints New Envoys

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade is pleased to announce the appointment of Senator K. H. L. “Tony” Marshall as Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations office in New York and the appointment of Ms. Yvonne V. Walkes, SCM, JP, as High Commissioner to Canada Read full press release

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  • 2014-08-07 Statement on the Ebola Virus Disease by the Hon. John Boyce, M.P., Minister of Health

    As you are aware, cases of Ebola Virus Disease have been reported in four West African countries. According to the World Health Organization, this outbreak is by far the largest in the forty year history of the disease. Read full speech

  • 2014-09-23 Statement by the Rt. Hon Freundel Stuart Prime Minister of Barbados to the Climate Summit, 2014 in New York

    As a small island developing state, classified as middle income and therefore denied access to concessional financing, vulnerable also to the adverse impact of global climate change, Barbados is committed to doing its fair share to ensure that the world is on a temperature increase pathway that is reduced to 1.5 degrees Celsius. Read full speech

  • 2014-09-30 Statement by Sen. Hon. Maxine McClean Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade to the 69th United Nations General Assembly

    It is indeed a distinct privilege to congratulate His Excellency, Sam Kutesa on behalf of the Government and people of Barbados on his election as President of this 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. It is appropriate that I commend, also, your predecessor H.E. Mr. John Ashe for the aplomb with which he guided the deliberations of the General Assembly in the 68th Session. Read full speech

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  • 2015-12-21 World Trade Organization Nairobi Ministerial Declaration

    Ministerial Conference, Tenth Session, Nairobi, 15-18 December 2015. Read full publication


  • Commemorative Broken Trident reaches Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

    Delivery and display of the Commemorative Broken Trident, celebrating the Fiftieth Anniversary of Barbados’ Independence,  at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade. Read full publication


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