Venezuela Celebrates its 203rd Independence Anniversary

The Secretariat of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) Secretariat is honoured to congratulate the Government and People of Venezuela on the commemoration of their independence, achieved 203 years ago on July 5, 1811 following the signing of the Act of Independence.

In this regard, the Secretariat would like to thank Venezuela for its continued collaboration with the work of the ACS, especially in its capacity as Vice Chairman of the Special Committee on Trade Development and External Economic Relations, and looks forward to its continued participation for the 2024-2025 period.

The Secretariat takes this opportunity to reiterate to Venezuela the assurances of its highest consideration.

About the ACS

The Association of Caribbean States is the organization for consultation, cooperation and concerted action in trade, transport, sustainable tourism and natural disasters in the Greater Caribbean. Its Member States are Antigua & Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago and Venezuela. Its Associate Members are Aruba, Curacao, (France on behalf of French Guiana, Saint Barthelemy and Saint Martin ), Guadeloupe, Martinique, Sint Maarten, (The Netherlands on behalf of Bonaire, Saba, and Sint Eustatius ), Turks and Caicos.