Belize Hosts Annual HOME Event, Welcoming Heads of Mission

Belize Hosts Annual HOME Event, Welcoming Heads of Mission

The Heads of Mission from around the world are home in Belize for the annual engagement.  This special event is called HOME, an acronym for Heads of Mission Engagement.  Essentially, the meeting brings all its outside ambassadors and diplomats home where they are briefed on the current initiatives and the economic status of the country.  Today, the 14-member group, accompanied by several government local officials were at the Forward Operating Base in the Sarstoon where they got a tour of the facility as well as an extensive report on the operations.  The engagement began yesterday where the group was briefed on the country’s economy via a presentation by the Minister of State for Finance, Christopher Coye.  Minister of Foreign Affairs, Francis Fonseca, did speak briefly of this event when he appeared on The Morning Show on Monday.

The diplomats were also given reports on education and culture as well as tourism and the role that they play in promoting Belize as a destination.  Additionally, the group was addressed by Francis Fonseca, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, highlighting Belize’s steadfast and principled foreign policy, the International Cooperation Council, & initiatives in foreign trade.  Prime Minister Briceno also met with the ambassadors yesterday.

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