The United States maintains diplomatic relations with nations across the Caribbean including: Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago. The U.S. maintains a strong presence in the region through our embassies in: Bridgetown, Santo Domingo, Georgetown, Port-au-Prince, Kingston, Paramaribo, Port of Spain and the U.S. Consulate in Curaçao. U.S. diplomats also conduct diplomacy with the Caribbean embassies located in Washington, D.C. Engagement occurs under the U.S.-Caribbean 2020 Engagement Strategy through the pillars of education, diplomacy, prosperity, security, energy, health and disaster resilience.
- Watch Secretary Pompeo’s Video: America Believes in Helping Its Neighbors
- Secretary of State Pompeo’s Speech: Expanding America’s Commitment to the Caribbean
- Fact Sheet: Jamaica and the United States: A Model for Partnership in the Caribbean
- Watch the video wrap-up of Secretary Pompeo’s trip to Kingston, Jamaica: https://twitter.com/SecPompeo/
- Read ShareAmerica article Surinamese Youth Win With Robotics
- Read State Magazine feature article from U.S. Embassy Nassau: Team Effort: Embassy Nassau Supports Hurricane Dorian Response
- Read State Magazine article from the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs: Caribbean Youth Forum Tackles Drug Abuse
- Learn about the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative Loan Guarantee Agreement (Fact Sheet)
- Check out the Office Of Caribbean Affairs Newsletter
- Read the DipNote Blog on U.S.-Caribbean Resilience Partnership
- It’s the Year of the Caribbean! Check out some of our highlights below. If you have engaging photos and stories to share from the Caribbean, please email WHACAR@state.gov.
- Acting Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs Michael Kozak is on Twitter
- Check out more news from the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs
Photos from U.S. embassies across the Caribbean engaging under the #USCaribbean2020 Strategy and #YearoftheCaribbean