Minister's Speeches

Address by the H.E. Carl B. Greendige, Vice President and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cooperative Republic of Guyana to the 45th Regular Session of the OAS General Assembly. June 16, 2015 Read Here 
 
Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana, Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett at the opening session of the Third WTO Trade Policy Review of Guyana. October 20, 2014. Read Here
 
Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana, Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett at the Twenty-ninth Special Session of the General Assembly on the follow-up to the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development. New York, September 22, 2014. Read Here
 
Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana, Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett at the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS). Apia, Samoa, September 2, 2014. Read Here
 
ACP Statement on Sugar to the 39th ACP-EU Council delivered by Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade of Guyana. June 20, 2014. Read Here
 
Opening remarks at the Eight UK-Caribbean Forum by Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guyana and Chair of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations of the Caribbean Community. June 16, 2014, London. Read Here

Address by Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guyana at the 44th Session of the General Assembly of the Organisation of American States – Asuncion, Paraguay, June 4, 2014 Read Here

Remarks by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Guyana at the opening ceremony of the Seventeenth Meeting of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations (COFCOR). May 20, 2014, Guyana International Conference Centre. Read Here
 
Statement by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs to the National Assembly on the development of a hydropower project in the Mazaruni within the context of the programme of cooperation with the Government of Brazil on the development of Infrastructure Projects in Guyana. Thursday February 27, 2014. Read Here
 
Statement in the National Assembly by Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, MP, Minister of Foreign Affairs on the passing of His Excellency Nelson Mandela, former President of the Republic of South Africa. Read Here
 
Statement by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana on behalf of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) at the 9th WTO Ministerial Conference. Bali, Indonesia, 5th December, 2013. Read Here
 
Remarks delivered by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guyana and Chair of the Bureau of the Council for Foreign and Community Relations, Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, at the Opening Ceremony of the Fourth Meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of CARICOM and Cuba, 5 September 2013, Grenada. Read Here
 
Statement by H.E. Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana at the United Nations General Assembly's Thematic Debate on Inequality on July 8th, 2013 in New York. Read Here  
 
Address by the Foreign Affairs Minister of Guyana, Hon. Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett to the Plenary Session of the 43rd Regular General Assembly of the OAS. Antigua, Guatemala, June 5, 2013. Read Here
 
Remarks by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana at the opening of the Caribbean Forum: Shaping a Sustainable Development Agenda to Address the Caribbean Reality in the Twenty-first Century, 5th – 6th March, 2013 in Bogota, Colombia. Read Here
 
Statement by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana at the 12th Summit of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation, Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt. February 6-7, 2013. Read Here 
 
Remarks by the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett to Introduce a Parliamentary Motion to Commemorate 40 Years since the Establishment of Guyana/Cuba Diplomatic Relations. January 3, 2013. Read Here
 
Remarks by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guyana at the 7th Summit of ACP Heads of State & Government. Read Here
 
Message from the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett on the occasion of International Volunteer Day. December 5, 2012. Read Here

Statement in the National Assembly by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, MP., Minister of Foreign Affairs on the situation in the Middle East. November 22, 2012. Read Here

Budget 2012 Speech by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs.  Read Here
 
Statement by the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs announcing the submission of Guyana’s claim to an Extended Continental Shelf to the United Nations. September 7, 2011. Read Here  
 
Opening Address by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, M.P., Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Seminar on Diplomacy and Development. July 20, 2011. Read Here
 
Statement in the National Assembly by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, MP., Minister of Foreign Affairs on the Republic of South Sudan.  July 14, 2011. Read Here

Address to the Plenary Session of the 41st OAS General Assembly by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade and International Cooperation of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, the Honourable Mrs. Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, M.P. June 6, 2011. Read Here 

Address delivered by the Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs at the High-level Plenary Meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on the Millennium Development Goals, New York, September 21, 2010. Read Here  

Opening Remarks by the Hon. Manniram Prashad, MP, Minister of Tourism Industry and Commerce and Acting Minster of Foreign Affairs on the occasion of the Bilateral Meeting between Officials of the Governments of Guyana and France. May 13, 2010. Read Here

Statement delivered by the Hon. Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs at the 8th Session of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review - Geneva, May 11, 2010. Read Here

Remarks by the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs at the launching of the New Global Human Order Conference, April 7, 2010. Read Here

Statement by the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs to the National Assembly, February 15, 2010. Read Here 

Message from the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana to His Excellency Bruno Rodriguez Parilla, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba in observance of Cuba/CARICOM Day on December 8, 2009. Read Here

Remarks by the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs on the Parliamentary Motion on the 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution, August 6, 2009. Read Here

Remarks by the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs on the occasion of United Nations Day, October 24, 2008.  Read Here

Statement by the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett M.P. to the National Assembly on the Detention of The Lady Chandra I by the Surinamese Authorities, October 16, 2008. Read Here

Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guyana, Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, at Accra ACP Summit, October 2, 2008. Read Here

Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guyana, Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, on The Economic Partnership Agreement between The European Union and Cariforum Countries at the UK/Caribbean Forum, London, July 15-16, 2008.  Read Here

Statement by the Honourable Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Guyana  at the Sixth UK/Caribbean Forum, London, July 15 - 16, 2008.  Read Here