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.

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Events

  • The visit of the Secretary General of the OAS H.E. Luis Almagro
    The Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, St.Michael, Tuesday September 19, 2017
  • The visit of the Executive Secretary for Integral Development for the OAS, Ms. Kim Osborne
    Barbados Hilton Hotel, Monday September 18, 2017

In the News

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Closing remarks by, Mrs. Kim Osborne, Executive Secretary, OAS Secretariat of Integral Development, Maryse Robert Director of the Department of Economic Development and Hon. Patrick Faber Deputy Prime Minister of Belize and Minister of Education at the OAS Regional Forum, Towards Concrete Solutions for Addressing Youth Employment in the Caribbean. Hilton Barbados Dec 6, 2017

Closing remarks by, Mrs. Kim Osborne, Executive Secretary, OAS Secretariat of Integral Development, ...

Simultaneous group discussions at the OAS Regional Forum, Towards Concrete Solutions for Addressing Youth Employment in the Caribbean. Hilton Barbados Dec 6, 2017

Simultaneous group discussions at the OAS Regional Forum, Towards Concrete Solutions for Addressing ...

Panel discussion with the participants at the OAS Regional Forum, Towards Concrete Solutions for Addressing Youth Employment in the Caribbean. Hilton Barbados Dec 6, 2017

Panel discussion with the participants at the OAS Regional Forum, Towards Concrete Solutions for Add ...

Remarks by Mrs. Kim Osborne, Executive Secretary, OAS Secretariat of Integral Development, Hon. Esther Byer, Minister of Labour and Mr. Jose Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs, ILO Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean at the OAS Regional Forum, Towards Concrete Solutions for Addressing Youth Employment in the Caribbean. Hilton Barbados Dec 6, 2017

Remarks by Mrs. Kim Osborne, Executive Secretary, OAS Secretariat of Integral Development, Hon. Esth ...

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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