Presentation of Credentials by H.E. Mrs Marcia Yvette GILBERT-ROBERTS, Ambassador of Jamaica to the Principality of Monaco.
During the late morning on 4th April at the Prince's Palace, the official ceremony in which H.E. Mrs Marcia Yvette GILBERT-ROBERTS, Ambassador of Jamaica presented her Credentials took place.
H.E. Mrs Marcia Yvette Gilbert-Roberts was accompanied for the occasion by Mr Dieter Friedrich, Honorary Consul for Jamaica in Monaco. After being welcomed in the Cour d'Honneur of the Palace by the Company of Carabinieri guard of honour under the command of Colonel Yannick Bersihand, Senior Commander of the Police Force, Ambassador Gilbert-Roberts was taken to the Hall of Mirrors by H.S.H the Prince's Chamberlain, Colonel Luc Fringant.
H.E. Mrs Marcia Yvette Gilbert-Roberts then proceeded to present her Credentials to H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince who was accompanied by the Secretary of State, Mr Rene Novella, Head of H.S.H the Prince's Government, Mr Georges Lisimachio and H.E. Mr Jean Pastorelli, Minister Plenipotentiary and Government Councillor for External Relations. After the ceremony, H.S.H the Prince held a private audience with the Ambassador in the family drawing room.
Jamaica becomes the thirty-seventh foreign power accredited to the Principality of Monaco. Consular relations have existed between these two countries since 2001.