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  • The Hayes Quartet's Eastern Caribbean Tour

    The Hayes Quartet's Eastern Caribbean Tour

    In a showcase of American classical music, the Hayes Quartet performed a series of free public concerts in Barbados, Grenada, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, and St. Kitts and Nevis from March 20 to 23.

  • Embassy hosts POTUS Town Hall Viewing Party

    Embassy hosts POTUS Town Hall Viewing Party

    The Embassy hosted a viewing party on April 9, of President Obama’s Young Leaders Town Hall in Jamaica. Youth leaders and policy advocates joined the Ambassador and staff to view this historic event.

  • Exchange on the Education of the Exceptional Child

    Exchange on the Education of the Exceptional Child

    New IVLP participants were selected with a focus on addressing the needs of the exceptional children in the region. This program will help ensure that these children receive specialized attention.

  • CDEMA inaugurates new USG-funded facility

    CDEMA inaugurates new USG-funded facility

    On April 2, Ambassador Palmer joined the Hon. Adriel Brathwaite, Attorney General of Barbados and Ronald Jackson, Executive Director of CDEMA to inaugurate CDEMA's new headquarters in Barbados, which was funded by the U.S. government (USG).

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  • CDEMA hosts ceremony to inaugurate new U.S. government-funded regional facility

    In a recent ceremony, the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) inaugurated its new headquarters at Resilience Way in St. Michael. The construction of the CDEMA training facility, regional coordination center, and warehouse for emergency supplies has been financially supported by the government of the United States of America through the United States Southern Command (US/SOUTHCOM).  

  • U.S. Consular Officer to hold office hours for U.S. Citizens in St. Kitts and Nevis

    A Consular Officer from the U.S. Embassy in Barbados will visit Nevis, April 20, 2015 and St. Kitts, April 21 - 23, 2015 to provide U.S. Citizens Services and to accept applications for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBA). Visa cases will not be discussed.  

  • U.S. Consular Officer to hold office hours for U.S. Citizens in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

    A Consular Officer from the U.S. Embassy in Barbados will visit Kingstown, St. Vincent, April 7-9, 2015, to provide U.S. Citizens Services and to accept applications for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBA). Visa cases will not be discussed.  

  • Consular Notice

    All Department of State offices - including U.S. Embassies and Consulates abroad, the National Visa Center (NVC), and the Kentucky Consular Center (KCC) - are currently experiencing technical difficulties due to systems maintenance. These maintenance efforts may result in delays in some services. Department of State offices are also experiencing difficulties receiving and sending email, and all inquirers – including members of Congress, U.S. citizens, and visa applicants - may experience delays in response to their emails. U.S. citizens requiring emergency assistance should contact their embassy or consulate by telephone. We apologize for the inconvenience this unavoidable systems maintenance is causing and appreciate your patience.  

  • U.S. Consular Officer to hold office hours for U.S. Citizens in British Virgin Islands

    A Consular Officer from the U.S. Embassy in Barbados will visit the British Virgin Islands from Tuesday, March 24th to Thursday, March 26th, 2015 to provide U.S. Citizens Services and to accept applications for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad (CRBA). Visa cases will not be discussed.  

Ambassador Larry L. Palmer

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    Secure Seas

    Secure Seas is a maritime security assistance initiative that aims to bolster the capabilities of Eastern Caribbean nations to deter threats associated with Transnational Organized Crime.  The program, managed by U.S. Southern Command, provides boats, communications systems and training to nine Caribbean nations.

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