Press Release - Belmopan - March 21, 2011 - The Ambassador of Brazil, His Excellency Tomas Mauricio Guggenheim today presented his Letters of Credence to the Governor General, His Excellency Sir Colville Young, at Belize House in Belmopan.
Mr. Guggenheim said that this step is necessary to strengthen the links of friendship that already existed between the two countries and that Brazil and Belize share important values that make up modern civilization such as firm adherence to democracy and human rights, good governance and commitment to a sustainable development.
"It is a great honour for me to present to your Excellency the Letters of Credence from the President of the Federation Republic of Brazil, Dilma Roussef, accrediting me as the Second Ambassador of the Federation Republic of Brazil to Belize", said Mr. Guggenheim.
He concluded assuring the Governor-General that he would always convey the message to help identify and promote initiatives of cooperation and solidarity for the continual strengthening of both Countries.
The Ambassador paid courtesy calls on Prime Minister, Hon. Dean Barrow and also on Minister Wilfred Elrington in their Belmopan offices.