United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
March 17, 2022
Readout of Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with Bahamian Minister for Social Services and Urban Development Lisa Rahming
The below is attributable to U.S. Mission to the United Nations Spokesperson Olivia Dalton:
As part of the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women, U.S. Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield today met with Bahamian Minister for Social Services and Urban Development Lisa Rahming. Both reaffirmed the strong U.S.-Bahamas relationship. They discussed shared concerns about the plight of Haitian migrants and the need to address the impacts of climate change. They shared positive stories about the U.S. and Bahamian economies rebounding from the COVID-19 pandemic. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield shared the Administration’s commitment to providing free vaccines worldwide. Finally, Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield thanked Minister Rahming for Bahamas’ support of the General Assembly resolution condemning Russian aggression against Ukraine.