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About the Embassy of Jamaica
About the Embassy of Jamaica
Role & Function

The Embassy of Jamaica in Tokyo is the arm of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade of Jamaica which is responsible for promoting and protecting the interests of Jamaica in Japan, India, Indonesia, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia and Singapore, so as to contribute to the social, economic, cultural and sustainable development of Jamaica. It seeks to do this by:

  1. promoting the ties of friendship with the countries named;
  2. enhancing consultations and cooperation through political and diplomatic channels;
  3. monitoring and reporting on political, economic and cultural trends to enable Jamaica to effectively respond to changes in the international environment;
  4. Negotiating and monitoring bilateral agreements in various fields;
  5. Providing active support to initiatives in the areas of trade and investment, tourism promotion, cultural and sporting exchanges, as well as other areas determined to be in Jamaica’s critical interest;
  6. Gaining access to development and technical assistance;
  7. Disseminating information which promotes and enhances a positive image of Jamaican society and culture;
  8. Creating an awareness of Jamaica’s interests and stance on issues among Governments and opinion makers, and other relevant segments of the international community;
  9. Promoting the safety and protection of Jamaican citizens, through the provision of consular services, advice and assistance when required;
  10. Overseeing and coordinating the network of Jamaican Honorary Consuls in the countries of accreditation, as well as in Thailand and  the Philippines,
  11. Encouraging the participation by Jamaican nationals overseas in the national development process, particularly in the areas of investment, trade, financial and other services, as well as charitable initiatives with regard to the Jamaican health and education sectors.
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Receiving School Groups

The Jamaican Embassy in Tokyo receives regular visits from groups interested in learning more about Jamaican history and culture. The Embassy welcomes these opportunities to interact with Japanese school children and university students and is always ready to schedule such visits at a convenient time. Please complete and submit the attached Request Form if you are interested in a visit to the Embassy.

Tamickia Anderson, First Secretary and Bilingual Secretary, Ms. Sawako Toyama with a group of students after a school visit at the Embassy.
Students after a school visit at the Embassy

Download Form:
School Visit Request Form.doc
School Visit Request Form.pdf*

*To download pdf files, you'll need Acrobat Reader.
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Address & Map

EMBASSY OF JAMAICA
2-13-1, Motoazabu, Minato-ku
Tokyo 106-0046 Japan

Access:
From Azabu Juban Station Exit 4,7 / 10minute walk
From Hiroo Station Exit 1 / 15 minute walk
From Sendaizaka-ue, Toei Bus 86( Meguro station ⇔Shinbashi Station)/ 7 minute walk

Download Map:
ACCESS-(EN).pdf (370kb)


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Opening Hours

Office Hours: Monday –Thursday 9am – 5pm
  Friday 9am – 4pm

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Telephone, Fax & Email

Telephone No.: (81) - (3) 3435 - 1861
Fax No.: (81) - (3) 3435 - 1864
E-mail: mail@jamaicaemb.jp

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Public Holidays

Public Holidays to be observed in 2016

New Year`s Day
- Friday, 1st January
National Foundation Day (Japan) - Thursday, 11th February
Good Friday - Friday, 25th March
Showa Day (Japan) - Friday, 29th April*
Constitution Memorial Day (Japan) - Tuesday, 3rd May*
Emancipation Day - Monday, 1st August
National Heroes’ Day - Monday 17th October
Emperor’s Birthday (Japan) - Friday, 23rd December
Christmas Day - To be observed Monday, 26th December (Sunday, 25th December)
Boxing Day - To be observed Tuesday, 27th December (Monday, 26th December)

*Golden Week Holidays. All Government offices and most businesses in Japan are closed during the Golden Week Holiday period.

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Staff

His Excellency Mr. C.P. Ricardo Allicock
Ambassador
Yanique Bent (Miss)
First Secretary/Consul
Desreen Boothe (Ms.)
Administrative Attache/Vice Consul

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Links to MFA&FT and other Jamaican Embassies

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Jamaica
http://www.mfaft.gov.jm/


Other Jamaican Embassies

Beijing, China
http://www.jamaicagov.cn

Berlin, Germany
http://www.jamador.de/

London, United Kingdom
http://www.jhcuk.com

New York Consulate-General, United States of America
http://www.congenjamaica-ny.org

Ottawa, Canada
http://jhcottawa.ca/

Permanent Mission of Jamaica to the United Nations, New York, United States of America
http://www.un.int/jamaica/

Washington, United States of America
http://www.jamaicaembassy.org/

Jamaican High Commission, Pretoria
http://www.jhcpretoria.co.za/
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