Embassy of Colombia

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The Embassy of Colombia in Jamaica serves as the official diplomatic mission of the Republic of Colombia, located in Kingston, the capital city.

This embassy is integral in fostering and enhancing the diplomatic, economic, cultural, and social relations between Colombia and Jamaica.

Through its diverse functions and services, the embassy aims to build strong bilateral ties and promote mutual cooperation and understanding between the two nations.

Key Functions and Services

1. Consular Services:
The Embassy of Colombia offers a comprehensive range of consular services to Colombian nationals residing in or visiting Jamaica. These services include passport renewals, visa applications, notarial services, and assistance in emergencies. The consular section also provides support to Colombian citizens regarding legal matters, and offers emergency assistance when needed. Additionally, the embassy assists Jamaican citizens and other foreign nationals with visa applications for travel to Colombia, ensuring smooth and efficient processing for those wishing to visit or do business in Colombia.

2. Cultural and Educational Exchange:
Promoting cultural and educational exchanges is a significant focus of the Embassy of Colombia. The embassy organizes and supports various cultural events, such as art exhibitions, film screenings, music performances, and literary events, to showcase Colombian culture and foster cultural ties between the two countries. Additionally, it facilitates educational exchanges by offering scholarships and fostering academic partnerships between Colombian and Jamaican institutions. These initiatives aim to enhance cultural understanding, provide learning opportunities, and strengthen academic collaboration.

3. Economic and Trade Promotion:
The embassy plays a crucial role in promoting trade and investment between Colombia and Jamaica. It provides resources and support to businesses from both countries, encouraging economic partnerships and growth. By collaborating with local business communities and trade organizations, the embassy helps to create opportunities for bilateral trade and investment, contributing to the economic development of both nations.

4. Diplomatic Relations:
Maintaining and strengthening diplomatic relations is a core function of the Embassy of Colombia. The embassy engages in regular dialogues and negotiations with the Jamaican government on a wide range of issues, including security, governance, climate change, and sustainable development. Through these efforts, the embassy works to advance mutual interests and address global challenges collaboratively, enhancing political cooperation between Colombia and Jamaica.

Contact Details

Location

Address
53 Knutsford Blvd. VM Building, 4th Floor Kingston 5 Kingston, Jamaica

Business Hour
Closed Now

  • Monday
    09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Tuesday
    09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Wednesday
    09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Thursday
    09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Friday
    09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

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