The Bahamas (Commonwealth of)

Phyllis  Baron Phyllis Baron
Representative

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

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

Tel: (242) 393-7747 | (242) 393-7760
Fax: (242) 393-7761
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.

  • Phyllis Baron
    Representative
    Tel. 242-393-7747
    Fax. 242-393-7761
    Email: PBaron@oas.org
  • Ambika N Rahming-Cooper
    Administrative Technician
    Email: ARahming@oas.org

OAS Office in The Bahamas (Commonwealth of)
Welcome to the webpage of the Organization of American States’ National Office in The Bahamas. Our objective is to showcase the programs and activities contributing to the national development of The Bahamas while promoting a deeper understanding of the OAS efforts in country.

On March 3, 1982, the Commonwealth of the Bahamas ...

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Events

  • OAS/MOE Grant Agreement Signing
    Ministry of Education of The Bahamas, Monday May 28, 2018
  • MESICIC On Site Visit to The Bahamas
    New Providence, Bahamas, Tuesday September 23, 2014

Photo Gallery / Videos


Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Mr. Luis Almagro, congratulated Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis on the Government’s leadership and response to Hurricane Dorian, during a courtesy call at the Office of the Prime Minister on Friday 18 October 2019.

Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Mr. Luis Almagro, congratulated Prim ...

The Bahamas Hosts CICAD’s Narcotrafficking Meeting

The Bahamas Hosts CICAD’s Narcotrafficking Meeting

OAS Coutry Representative, Ms Phyllis Baron hosted 30 teachers from The Bahamas' Ministry of Education Social Sciences Summer Professional Development Workshop at the OAS National Office on Village Road.  During the opening session Ms. Baron outlined the role of the OAS in The Bahamas to the participants.

OAS Coutry Representative, Ms Phyllis Baron hosted 30 teachers from The Bahamas' Ministry of Educati ...

OAS Country Representative Ms. Phyllis Baron met with the staff and students of the San Pedro International School on Tuesday 28th May 2019.  Ms. Baron held discussions with the school’s management team and provided them with an overview of the OAS and its operations in the Bahamas. She also got the opportunity to meet with each grade at the school and was able to observe how the teachers integrated the students into the Spanish language throughout the school’s curriculum.

OAS Country Representative Ms. Phyllis Baron met with the staff and students of the San Pedro Intern ...

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.

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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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