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Hon. Wilfred Elrington, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belize with H.E. Ambassador Mattanya Cohen, Director of MASHAV's Training Department (International Development Cooperation in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel) and former Ambassador of Israel to El Salvador and Belize (2007 - 2011).The two met on June 14, 2016 at ... Read More
Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Hon. Patrick Faber was sworn on June 7, 2016 as the Deputy Prime Minister at the Belize House in Belmopan, Cayo District. The swearing in was presided over by Belize’s Governor General, His Excellency Sir Colville Young. Faber replaces Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, ... Read More
Ambassador H.E. Oren Bar-El went on a farewell tour of Belize as his position as Ambassador of Israel to El Salvador and Belize comes to an end. Matters related to Belize and El Salvador will now be handled by the Embassy of Israel in Mexico, headed by Ambassador H.E. Jonathan ... Read More
“Good Morning! Beautiful Belize coastal waters, where Central America meets the Caribbean Sea,” stated NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams in this ultimate shout-out to Belize from outer space aboard the International Space Station. He included pictures of Belize on his Facebook post from his spaceship on Saturday, May 7, 2016. “Fantastic Belize ... Read More
Looking for a something new and challenging? These are the senior management vacancies currently open at the University of Belize.
In reaction to the unfortunate events on the Belize/Guatemala border, and the amassing of Guatemalan troops mass near the Belize border after shooting incident, the Belizean Prime Minister, Hon. Dean Barrow, issued a statement saying that his country "has a long history and tradition as a peace-loving country, respectful of ... Read More
The OAS General Secretariat repudiates the death of a Guatemalan minor at the hands of a Belizean patrol, and urges both sides to redouble efforts to establish a lasting peace in the adjacency zone between the two countries.The OAS Office in the Adjacency Zone of Belize and Guatemala will investigate ... Read More
Member of Knesset Yael Cohen-Paran recently acknowledged Belize, through the its consulate in Israel, for its participation in the inauguration of This is My Earth. Her letter of appreciation is as follows:The Honorable Yoram Naor Honorary Consul, BelizeYour Excellency, Thank you for your participation in March 28th, 2016 inauguration of This is ... Read More
This year two participants from Belize, Dale Fitzgerald Anthony and Marvin Robert Kellyman Simpson, successfully finished MASHAV’s Youth At-Risk Program: Preventing Student Dropouts and Facilitating Reintegration.Ambassador Mati Cohen, Head of MASHAV:Each year we see 500 participants who come to Israel to learn in 5 different languages at 10 different ... Read More
Tourists are sunbathing, playing, walking and flocking to the new beach in Caye Caulker and the island residents could not be happier. The new beach area at La Isla Carinosa was officially inaugurated on Saturday, March 12, 2016, with the Minister of Tourism and Caye Caulker Village Chairman, inviting everyone ... Read More