Barbados

OAS Office in Barbados - by Google maps

Address: "Windmark", Harts Gap, Hastings, Christ Church, Bridgetown, Barbados, West Indies

Tel: (246) 426-1564 | (246) 426-1565 | (246) 436-9997
Fax: (246) 427-5038
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Email: OASBarbados@oas.org

  • Francis Anthony McBarnette
    Representative
    Tel. (246) 436-9997
    Fax. (246) 427- 5038
    Email: FMcBarnette@oas.org
  • Erika S. Watson
    Administrative Technician
    Tel. (246) 426-1564/1565
    Fax. (246) 427-5038
    Email: EWatson@oas.org
  • Willie Parris
    Clerk Messenger Driver
    Tel. (246) 426-1564/1565
    Fax. (246) 427-5038
    Email: WParris@oas.org

OAS Office in Barbados
Welcome to the webpage of the Organization of American States’ Office in Barbados. 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 Barbados. Our OAS Representative is Francis Anthony McBarnette.

The OAS ...

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Events

  • OAS Anti-Money Laundering Workshop for Judges and Prosecutors.
    Radisson Aquatica Resort Barbados. , Monday May 22, 2017
  • OAS Tourism Security Assessment Meeting.
    Barbados Defense Force, Thursday May 18, 2017

In the News

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The 47th  General Assembly of the OAS in Mexico  June 19 - 21, 2017.

The 47th General Assembly of the OAS in Mexico June 19 - 21, 2017.

H.E. Janet Douglas High Commissioner, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Barbados, paid a courtesy call to Mr. Francis McBarnette, OAS Barbados Representative, May 31, 2017.

H.E. Janet Douglas High Commissioner, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Barbad ...

Mounted Gavel of Valerie Theodore Mc Comie former Ambassador of Barbados to the OAS and the United States and Assistant Secretary General of the OAS 1980 - 1990.

Mounted Gavel of Valerie Theodore Mc Comie former Ambassador of Barbados to the OAS and the United S ...

A Presentation of a gift by Ten. Col. t. ST Pietro Sorbello Commander of the AML Section of Guardia di Finanza Tax Crime Group Italy, to the OAS Representative in Barbados, Mr. Francis McBarnette and also  closing remarks by Mr. Francis McBarnette OAS Barbados Representative, at the OAS Anti-Money Laundering Workshop for Judges and Prosecutors, Radisson Resort Barbados, May 22-24 2017.

A Presentation of a gift by Ten. Col. t. ST Pietro Sorbello Commander of the AML Section of Guardia ...

OAS Development Cooperation Fund project,

  • “Provisions: Organic, Hydroponic, and Hybrid-System Growing for Caribbean Schools and Model for Local Caribbean Entrepreneurship”

Culture

  • Fostering Culture Diversity and Creative Expression through Education: Sharing Good Practices

Sustainable Development

  • Assessment of the Effects of Drainage Wells (Suck Wells) and Karst Sink Holes on the Groundwater Quality of Barbados

Education

  • Project Name Flexible Continuing and Professional Education: The Flexible Development and Delivery of a Suite of Continuing and Professional Education Programmes to Build Human Resource Capacity throughout the Anglophone Caribbean

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.

  • 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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