Courtesy Visit by Mr. Richard Blewitt, Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative
The Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative, Mr. Richard Blewitt paid a courtesy visit to Secretary General of the ACS, Her Excellency Dr. June Soomer on Wednesday 14th December 2016 at the Secretariat of the ACS in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.
Courtesy Visit by Ambassador of Guatemala, H.E. Mario Torres
The Ambassador of the Republic of Guatemala, His Excellency Mario Torres paid a courtesy visit to the Secretary General of the ACS Her Excellency Dr. June Soomer on Monday 12th December 2016 at the ACS Secretariat in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.
The Secretary General of the Association of Caribbean States Her Excellency Ambassador Dr. June Soomer, alongside Mr. Alexander Girvan, Coordinator of the Caribbean Sea Commission, were on official mission to the Republic of Cuba from December 5th to 9th 2016, where they met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba the Honorable Bruno Eduardo Rodríguez Parrilla, the Vice-Minister of the Foreign Affairs of Cuba Mr. Rogelio Sierra Díaz, Major General Raon Pardo Guerra, Chief of the Civil Defense National Staff, Dr Maritza Garcia, Presented Cuban Environmental Agency, H.E. Mrs. Elba Rosa Perez Montoya, Minister of Sciecne and Technology and Environment of the Republic of Cuba.
DISSEMINATION OF MARITIME SAFETY INFORMATION WORKSHOP
As part of the Project for Strengthening Hydrographic Capacities in Mesoamerica and the Caribbean (FOCAHIMECA), financed with resources from the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID) in coordination with the Marine Secretariat of Mexico and the ACS, the DISSEMINATION OF MARITIME SAFETY INFORMATION WORKSHOP was held from 28th to 30th November 2016, in the city of Veracruz, Mexico. This saw the participation of officials from the relevant institutions of the following ACS Member and Associate Member States: Antigua and Barbuda, Belize, Costa Rica, Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guyana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname and Sint Maarten.
Representing the ACS was Trade Director, Alberto Duran.