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Annual Diplomatic Week

Annual Diplomatic Week

Jamaica’s Annual Diplomatic Week for 2017 will be observed during the period 5th – 10th February 2017.


The week’s activities are designed to bring together resident and non-resident High Commissioners and Ambassadors accredited to Jamaica for briefings and exposure to various aspects of Jamaica’s political, economic, social and cultural life.


Designate Ambassadors and High Commissioners interested in participating can do so. Arrangements will be made for the presentation of Credentials at the start of the week, to enable participation as formally accredited Representatives.


A single presentation ceremony in respect of presentation to the Governor-General/Prime Minister will be held on Monday, 6th February.   Please see links below for relevant information:


  1. Procedure for presentation of credentials by Group – Diplomatic Week 2017;
  2. Presentation of credentials Guide (Prime Minister);
  3. Information Bulletin


High Commissioners and Ambassadors wishing to participate in Diplomatic Week should inform the Permanent Mission of Jamaica by Diplomatic Note by 21st December 2016.