A new ambassador of the Czech Republic has been accredited to Dominica.
Ambassador Vladimir Eisenbruk of the Czech Republic resented his letter of credence to President His Excellency Charles Savarin at the State House on Friday 16th, November 2018.
During the ceremony, Ambassador Eisenbruk stated that he hopes with his appointment comes improved relations between the two countries adding that despite the geographical distance between the Czech Republic and Dominica, “we can cooperate on many levels”.
This he said referring to the exchange of individuals, knowledge and technology.
“The Czech Republic has very developed technology especially in the field of waste management and renewable energy and these are the fields that I think you might be interested in.”
With the world now considered a global village he said his country will be more than willing to assist Dominica when it comes to natural disasters.
The Czech Republic he continued to ready to help bilaterally or through European Union mechanism.
“My aim, if I can find a suitable person, would be to nominate an Honorary Consul to Th Czech Republic to The Commonwealth of Dominica, because for each Ambassador it’s a vey important partner because we can rarely travel to these islands.”
Meanwhile, President of Dominica His Excellency Charles Savarin said this new relationship bodies well for a brighter future for the two countries noting the country’s commitment through its new Ambassador to strengthen relations and his intention to establish an Honorary Consulate here in Dominica.
“Such a consulate will facilitate real time engagement leading to the strengthening of mutual cooperation in the areas of common interest and to even closer ties as we continue in our search for a brighter future for our peoples and our countries.”
President Savarin described the relationship between the two countries as “cordial” since the formalizing of ties in 1996.