Announcements

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Embassy CLOSED for 50th Independence Anniversary, Thursday 29th and Friday 30th of September, 2016

Dumelang:

In commemoration of the Golden Jubilee celebration #Bot50, The Embassy will be closed on Thursday 29th and Friday 30th of September, 2016.

Wed, Sep 28, 2016

Botswana football team beats Zambia 6-1

Fri, Oct 7, 2016

New Requirements for Minors Travelling Through All Botswana Points of Entry

The Ministry of Nationality, Immigration and Gender Affairs informs the general public that it has imposed requirements for minors (children under 18) travelling through the country’s ports of entry.

Wed, Oct 26, 2016

THE PASSING OF FORMER PRESIDENT KETUMILE MASIRE

The Embassy of the Republic of Botswana wishes to announce, with a deep sense of regret, the death of Former President of the Republic of Botswana, His Excellency Sir Ketumile Quett Joni Masire on Thursday June 22, 2017.

A book of condolences will be opened for signing at the Embassy of Botswana, 1531-33 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC from June 26-28, 2017 from 0900-1230 and 1300-1530hrs

Mon, Jun 26, 2017

INAUGURATION ADDRESS

INAUGURATION ADDRESS BY H.E. MR. MOKGWEETSI E.K. MASISI PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF BOTSWANA SUNDAY 1ST APRIL 2018, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY.

...A very good morning to you all. Batswana betsho, ke lo dumedisa ka Pula!

Sun, Apr 1, 2018

REMINDER FOR VOTER REGISTRATION FOR THE 2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS IN BOTSWANA

The Embassy wishes to remind you of the upcoming voter registration for the 2019 General Elections. The General Voter Registration will be conducted at the Embassy of Botswana, in Washington D.C, and the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Botswana to the United Nations, in New York, on weekdays during normal business hours from 3rd September 2018 to 11th November 2018.

Mon, May 21, 2018
Into The Okavango - Trailer (2018) | Movie Trailers

Into The Okavango - Trailer (2018) | Movie Trailers

Upcoming Screenings

June 14 2018 5:30pm
E street Cinema #1
555 11th St NW,
Washington DC 20004
Capacity: 150

June 15, 2018 3:30pm
AFI Silver Theater 2
8633 Colesville Rd,
Silver Spring
Maryland 20910
Capacity: 225

Fri, Jun 1, 2018

EMBASSY OF BOTSWANA VISITING CANADA

Dumelnag,

To all Batswana in Canada,

Please be informed that the Immigration and Consular officer (202-766-8314) from the Embassy of Botswana in Washington DC will be in Alberta at the Executive Royal Hotel Edmonton Airport on the 31 July and 01 August 2018.

Address: 8450 Sparrow Drive,
T9E 7G4, Leduc
Canada

The officer will be in Hampton Inn & Suites Toronto Airport on 02 and 03 August 2018.

Address: 3279 Caroga Drive,
L4V 1A3 Mississauga,
Canada

Mon, Jul 23, 2018

STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS 2018

Today the President of the Republic of Botswana, His Excellency Dr. Mokgweetsi E. K. Masisi delivered his first State of the Nation Address (SONA). Click the below link for the full article;

Mon, Nov 5, 2018

BOTSWANA @ WINTERNATIONAL 2018

The Embassy of Botswana in Washington DC joined 40 plus Embassies and other U.S. based organizations to showcase at the 7th Annual Winternational Exhibition on December 6th, 2018.

The Embassy Stall exhibited Botswana's Tourism, Crafts including Beadwork and Bakestry and Botswana's produced products.

#OurPrideYourDestination
#MakingBotswanaFamous

Mon, Dec 10, 2018

AFRICA'S BEST SAFARI COUNTRY OF 2018

As we approach the end of the year 2018, it is quite humbling to be recognized for the top-quality safari that we offer. Botswana has been called a magical country that combines awe-aspiring deserts with an impossibly wet delta system and awarded the best safari country of 2018. Come to Botswana and experience all this beauty! To read more on this please go to:

https://www.safaribookings.com/blog/best-african-safari-country

Mon, Dec 10, 2018