Creative Nassau, along with members of the Downtown Nassau Partnership, proudly unveiled the Official UNESCO Creative City Logo for the City of Nassau.
The Bahamas: Lifestyle
Youth activist, policy adviser and Bahamian attorney Tavarrie Smith paid a courtesy call on U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson to discuss his recent participation in the U.S. State Department sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program focused on “Children in the U.S. Justice System.”
For the ninth consecutive year, the United States Embassy in Nassau launched a national high school essay contest in observance of Black History Month to commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Fifteen-year old Lucan Volmy of Donald. W. Davis, Junior High School won the 23rd Annual Junior Young Chef Champion New Providence Finals.
Creative Nassau along with members of the Downtown Nassau Partnership, proudly unveiled the Official UNESCO Creative City Logo for the City of Nassau which obtained its designation as a Creative City of Crafts and Folk Arts on December 1, 2014.
Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson hosted a reception at Liberty Overlook in honor of Ms. Sheila Culmer, U.S. Embassy Nassau’s nominee for the 2015 U.S. Secretary of State’s Award for International Women of Courage (IWOC).
Junkanoo Commission urged to release findings of investigation into hostile and intimidating demonstration at the New Year’s Day parade
On Wednesday, February 18, Bahamian journalist Travis Cartwright-Carroll paid a courtesy call on U.S. Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Lisa Johnson to discuss his recent participation in the U.S. State Department sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) focused on “Investigative Journalism.”
From February 2-6, the U.S. Embassy, in partnership with American poet, author, and motivational speaker, Omekongo Dibinga of UPstander International, facilitated a five-day workshop focused on poetry and spoken word with over fifty students in grades 10-12 at C.R. Walker High School.