Embassy of The Bahamas, Brussels
21 November 2023
During the visit, discussions centered on the rich cultural and natural treasures that both nations proudly boast. The Bahamas, known for its stunning marine ecosystem, and Uganda, often referred to as the Pearl of Africa.
The Embassy of The Bahamas to the Kingdom of Belgium had the honor of a courtesy visit to the Embassy of the Republic of Uganda. Her Excellency Cheryl E. Bazard, Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium, was warmly welcomed by Her Excellency Mirjam Blaak-Sow of Uganda.
During the visit, discussions centered on the rich cultural and natural treasures that both nations proudly boast. The Bahamas, known for its stunning marine ecosystem, is home to the planet’s third-largest barrier reef, a rare wonder with depths reaching 6000 feet. This underwater marvel is a jewel in the Caribbean crown, attracting tourists from around the globe.
Conversely, Uganda, often referred to as the Pearl of Africa, talked about the abundant wildlife and how it is renowned for its mountain gorilla sanctuary. The diverse landscapes and natural beauty of Uganda are a magnet for travelers seeking an authentic African experience.
As diplomatic ties strengthen, both nations look forward to exploring potential collaborations, especially in the realms of tourism and cultural exchange. Such initiatives aim to deepen mutual understanding and appreciation between the people of The Bahamas and Uganda.
About The Embassy, Belgium: The Embassy of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas to the Kingdom of Belgium liaises with the Bahamas High Commission in London to perform a number of consular functions, including the processing and issuance of visas, the issuance of passports, the legalisation of documents, and assistance to Bahamian nationals in distress.
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