Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 09, 2022 (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Aviation): The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis was represented recently at the Ninth Summit of the Americas in California, U.S.A. by the resident Ambassador of Saint Kitts and Nevis to the United States of America, Her Excellency, Dr. Thelma Phillip-Browne and Counsellor and Alternate Representative of Saint Kitts and Nevis to the Organization of American States (OAS), Mrs. Sonia Boddie-Thompson.
The June 6-10 Summit hosted by the United States Government under the theme “Building a Sustainable, Resilient and Equitable Future” was held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. On June 08, a welcome address was delivered by US Vice President, Kamala Harris. US President Joseph R. Biden, in delivering the feature address later stated, “It’s my honour to host our fellow leaders from throughout the hemisphere for the Ninth Summit of the Americas, at a moment when we need more cooperation, common purpose, and transformative ideas. There has never been a greater need than today… We do not always agree on everything, but because we are democracies, we work through our disagreements with mutual respect and dialogue.”