Embassy of Colombia, Port of Spain

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Embassy of Colombia, Port of Spain
Coordinates 10°39′51.62″N 61°31′8.41″W / 10.6643389°N 61.5190028°W / 10.6643389; -61.5190028 (Embassy of the Republic of Colombia)
Location Newtown
Address Newtown Centre Building, 4th Floor
30-36 Maraval Road
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Ambassador Alfredo Rafael Riascos Noguera

The Embassy of Colombia in Port of Spain is the diplomatic mission of the Republic of Colombia to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and it is headed by the Ambassador of Colombia to Trinidad and Tobago. It is located on the fourth floor of the Newtown Centre Building located precisely at 30-36 Maraval Road, in the Newtown area of Port of Spain.[1][2]

The Embassy is also accredited to Barbados, Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and the Association of Caribbean States.[3] The Embassy is charged with representing the interests of the President and Government of Colombia, improving diplomatic relations between Colombia and the accredited countries, promoting and improving the image and standing of Colombia in the accredited nations, promoting the Culture of Colombia, encouraging and facilitating tourism to and from Colombia, and ensuring the safety of Colombians abroad.

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  1. ^ "Misiones de Colombia en el Exterior: Trinidad y Tobago" (in Spanish). Colombia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Retrieved 23 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Newtown Centre Building". Google Maps. Retrieved 23 December 2012. 
  3. ^ Colombia, President of (20 June 2011). "Decreto 2182 de 2011". Diario Oficial (decree) (in Spanish) (Bogotá: Colombia, National Printing Office) (48,107). ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 14 December 2012.