Former Ambassador of Jamaica to Mexico, Her Excellency Mrs. Sandra Grant Griffiths was today (November 7) conferred the highest Mexican Order, the Order of the Aztec Eagle. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Honourable Kamina Johnson Smith participated in the ceremony. “I wish to extend gratitude from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade and on behalf of the Government of Jamaica, to your President for having conferred this award to such an excellent Public Servant of Jamaica who has also given her service to not only Mexico but to the relationship between Mexico and Jamaica,” she stated.
About The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade is responsible for the implementation of Jamaica’s foreign policy, the management of Jamaica’s international relations and the promotion of its interests overseas.
The Ministry is committed to promoting friendship and cooperation between Jamaica and other countries around the world, through political and diplomatic channels; providing effective representation of the Government of Jamaica overseas through resident diplomatic missions and consular posts and creating opportunities for foreign trade, investment and tourism.
The Ministry is also focused on protecting the interests of Jamaican nationals overseas, returning residents and visitors to Jamaica.