Ambassador Elizabeth Ward Neiman presented credentials to the Director-General of the OPCW
H.E. Ms. Elizabeth Ward Neiman, newly accredited Permanent Representative of the Republic of Panama to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, presented credentials to H.E. Mr. Fernando Arias, Director-General of the OPCW, on 2 October 2020 at the premises of the international organization in The Hague.
The Director-General welcomed Ambassador Ward Neiman to take office, speaking highly of Panama government’s efforts to fulfill the Chemical Weapons Convention and support for the OPCW. Ambassador Ward Neiman praised the positive role of the OPCW and the Director-General in the field of international security, as well as the cooperation between the Panama government and the OPCW.
Mrs. Armonia Chang de Belchieur, Depute Head of Mission of the Panamanian Embassy in The Hague, accompanied the Ambassador on this occasion. H.E. Mrs. Odette Melono, OPCW Deputy Director-General was also present during the ceremony of credentials.
Ambassador Ward Neiman, presented credentials before the King of the Netherlands on Wednesday, 9 September 2020.