Historic FICAC African Regional Conference A huge success

Twelve African countries participated. Excellent representation from Europe, Asia, Latin America, USA and Caribbean President Arnold Foote in his opening address at the conference said: I am deeply honoured to be here with you today at the first FICAC African Regional Consular Conference. This is the first time that my…

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FICAC President The Hon. Arnold Foote Congratulates the United Nations on the 50th Anniversary of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations

The Honourable Arnold Foote, President of FICAC speaking at the Reception to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, 1963, held recently in New York.

50 years ago today, on 24th April 1963, the United Nations Conference on Consular Relations adopted and opened for signature, the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, the Optional Protocol concerning acquisition of nationality and the Optional Protocol concerning the compulsory settlement of disputes. The World Federation of Consuls takes this…

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City of Santo Domingo honours Arnold Foote

In recognition for his work done for the consular Corps movement, Advertising giant, Arnold Foote, was recently honoured with the ‘Huesped Distinguido de la Cuidad Santo Domingo Award’ in Santo Domingo. At an Official banquet marking 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Consular Corps of the Dominican Republic, in that country’s…

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