The relationship with Suriname strengthened throughout Ambassador Williams’ term, according to President Santokhi, who classified it as successful. He talked about new investment and export prospects that have emerged in Suriname and the Caribbean, among other topics.
Don’t forget to attend the productive encounters and visits with former secretary of state Mike Pompeo, senator Kamala Harris, and secretary of state Antony Blinken. Military collaboration was also noted, specifically with the South Dakota National Guard, with whom joint building and medical initiatives were carried out.
On behalf of the Surinamese government, Ambassador Karen Lynn Williams was named Bearer of the Grand Cordon of the Honorary Order of the Palm. Ambassador Williams was commended for her efforts by President Santokhi, who also invited her to enjoy our natural beauty whenever she likes and wished her luck.