The Bahamas (Commonwealth of)

Currently, there is no Representative designated in the OAS National Office in The Bahamas (Commonwealth of).

OAS Office in The Bahamas (Commonwealth of) - by Google maps

Address: P.O.Box N-7793, #5 Village Road, Nassau, Bahamas

Tel: (242) 393-7747 | (242) 326-7760
Fax: (242) 393-7760
Hours: 8:30am-4:30pm Mon.-Fri

Email: oasbahamas@oas.org

The Commonwealth of The Bahamas became the 31st member state of The Organization of American States (OAS) on March 3rd 1982. The OAS Bahamas Office meanwhile has sought to maintain a strong OAS presence in country, working closely with the Government of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas on the Hemispheric Agenda for the development and advancement of its people, through policies, programs and activities aimed at the promotion of Democracy, Integral Development, Peace and Security.

  • Yvette N Treco
    Administrative Technician
    Email: YTreco@oas.org
  • Ricardo Lewis
    Clerk/Chauffer
    Email: RLewis@oas.org

OAS Office in The Bahamas (Commonwealth of)
Welcome to the webpage of the Organization of American States’ Office in The Bahamas. Our objective is to showcase the programs and activities contributing to national development. We trust that the site will promote a deeper understanding of OAS efforts in The Bahamas, our office was established in July 1990.

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Events

  • “Indigenous Perspectives” Photography Competition
    OAS Member States, Monday May 13, 2013
  • Inter-American Contest: “Perspectives on Democracy”
    Washington D.C, Thursday October 11, 2012

Photo Gallery / Videos


Dr. Elliston Rahming, New Permanent Representative of The Bahamas Presents Credentials

Dr. Elliston Rahming, New Permanent Representative of The Bahamas Presents Credentials

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza (Right), and the Director General of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), Victor Villalobos (Left), signs, at OAS headquarters in Washington, DC, a cooperation agreement between the two organizations.

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza (Right), an ...

The Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Ambassador Albert Ramdin visits with the Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Rt. Hon. Perry G Christie-Nassau, Bahamas April 23rd, 2013

The Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Ambassador Albert Ramd ...

OAS Secretary General at the 67th Regular Meeting of the United Nations General Assembly

OAS Secretary General at the 67th Regular Meeting of the United Nations General Assembly

Request For Project Proposals

  • Sustainable Communities in Central America and the Caribbean

Graduate and Undergraduate

  • 2013-2014 Cycle Now Open

Sustainable Energy in the Caribbean

  • The OAS joined the Ministry of Environment in The Bahamas in Promoting Energy Week

Terrorism

  • Sub-Regional Comprehensive Aviation Security Training

Country Representative/Government Officials

  • Courtesy Calls

OAS Scholarship

  • 2010-2011 OAS Scholarship Awards Ceremony

Coastal Awarness Month

  • OAS Bahamas/Coastal Awarness Committee Beach Clean Up Campaign

OAS Internships

The OAS Student Internship Program is designed for undergraduate, graduate and young professional student to allow them to work within their fields of study. The program although unpaid is very competitive. The OAS has 28 national offices and some special programs located in the member states. Internships are available in almost all of the offices and this will allow interns to choose whether they prefer to work in their home country or in another office.

  • PAEC - Scholarship Opportunities OAS - UCI for Maestría en Administración de Proyectos 2013
  • Why the Organization of American States?
  • What is our offer?
  • Where can I do my Internship?
  • Requirements for application
  • Documents Required

OAS Scholarships

The OAS Academic Scholarship Program (Regular Program), established in 1958, grants scholarships every year for the pursuit of Master’s Degrees, Doctoral Degrees and Research leading to a degree. The OAS Special Caribbean Scholarships Program (SPECAF), established in 1983, grants scholarships for the last two years of undergraduate studies to citizens and residents of the English-speaking Caribbean OAS Member States. In addition to these programs the OAS, through its Partnerships Program for Education and Training (PAEC), is able to offer other attractive scholarship opportunities for academic studies with the support of its partner institutions in the Americas and around the world.

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OAS - Rowe Fund Educational loan programs for Studies in the United States

The OAS - Rowe Fund loan program for studies in the United States was established in 1948.  This program grants financial aid in the form of interest-free loans for up to $15,000 dollars for graduate, research, and the last two years of undergraduate studies, including semester exchange programs.  Applications may be submitted at any time during the studies in the U.S. and are accepted and reviewed year-round.  For more information about how to obtain a Rowe Fund loan, find other financial aid for studies abroad, or identify a university in the United States according to field of study, cost, or location, visit: www.oas.org/en/rowefund and follow us on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/rowefund

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