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Deputy British High Commissioner meets with local authorities and stakeholders in San Pedro

On Friday, January 27th, the Deputy High Commissioner of the British High Commission in Belize, Kate Reynolds, held a meeting in San Pedro Town with key government representatives and private stakeholders. The gathering took place at Hope Haven community center, where Reynolds took the opportunity to introduce Graciela Pe�a, who is based in Cancun, Mexico, and will oversee consular services in Belize as British Honorary Consul. Reynolds added that the visit was also to thank island residents, local authorities, and stakeholders for their assistance to British nationals visiting the island.

The meeting included members of the San Pedro Police Formation, Dr. Otto Rodriguez San Pedro Polyclinic II, the Customs and Excise Department, the Immigration Department, islanders, Mayor Gualberto 'Wally' Nu�ez, and British Honorary Consul in San Pedro James "Jim" Janmohamed. During the gathering, Reynolds and Pe�a discussed different situations affecting British visitors to San Pedro and Caye Caulker and how the local authorities and residents can assist. Some of these included assisting British nationals with problems such as losing travel documents (passport), issues with the law, immigration, and even those who may need assistance due to mental issues and others.

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