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Map of the countries that have diplomatic missions in Botswana
Map of the countries that have diplomatic missions in Botswana

This is a list of diplomatic missions in Botswana excluding honorary consulates. The capital Gaborone currently hosts 21 embassies and 1 delegation (European Union). The city is also host to several international organizations. Most of the non-resident diplomatic missions that are accredited to Botswana are located in South Africa.[1]

Honorary consulates are omitted from this listing.

Diplomatic missions in Botswana

Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap  Download coordinates as: KML
Embassy Location Coordinates Notes
Embassies and High Commissions
Angola Angola Plot 13232 Khama Crescent and Nelson Mandela Road 24°39′07″S 25°54′36″E / 24.65205°S 25.90992°E / -24.65205; 25.90992 (Embassy of Angola, Gaborone) [2]
Brazil Brazil 3rd Floor, Standard House, Lot 1124-1125, Queen’s Road 24°39′28″S 25°55′06″E / 24.65782°S 25.91820°E / -24.65782; 25.91820 (Embassy of Brazil, Gaborone) [3]
China China Plot 3096 North Ring Road 24°39′01″S 25°54′58″E / 24.65020°S 25.91605°E / -24.65020; 25.91605 (Embassy of China, Gaborone) [4]
Cuba Cuba Plot 1051 Semane Close, Extension 2 24°39′42″S 25°54′51″E / 24.66166°S 25.91418°E / -24.66166; 25.91418 (Embassy of Cuba, Gaborone) [5]
France France Plot 761 Robinson Road 24°39′35″S 25°55′03″E / 24.65978°S 25.91757°E / -24.65978; 25.91757 (Embassy of France, Gaborone) [6]
Germany Germany Queens Road, Plot 1079-1084, Main Mall [7]
India India Plot 5375 President's Drive 24°39′11″S 25°54′37″E / 24.65316°S 25.91036°E / -24.65316; 25.91036 (Embassy of India, Gaborone) [8]
Japan Japan 4th Floor, Barclays House, Plot 8842 Khama Crescent 24°39′42″S 25°54′38″E / 24.66163°S 25.91052°E / -24.66163; 25.91052 (Embassy of Japan, Gaborone) [9]
Kenya Kenya Plot 786 Independence Avenue 24°39′38″S 25°55′08″E / 24.66054°S 25.91886°E / -24.66054; 25.91886 (High Commission of Kenya, Gaborone) [10]
Libya Libya
Mozambique Mozambique Plot 758 Robinson Rd, Extension 2 24°39′37″S 25°55′03″E / 24.66034°S 25.91753°E / -24.66034; 25.91753 (High Commission of Mozambique, Gaborone) [11]
Namibia Namibia Plot 186 Morara Close 24°39′24″S 25°54′53″E / 24.65661°S 25.91467°E / -24.65661; 25.91467 (High Commission of Namibia, Gaborone) [12]
Nigeria Nigeria Plot 1086-1092 Queen's Road, Main Mall 24°39′29″S 25°54′50″E / 24.65804°S 25.91396°E / -24.65804; 25.91396 (High Commission of Nigeria, Gaborone) [13]
Russia Russia Plot 4711 Tawana Close 24°39′00″S 25°55′10″E / 24.65001°S 25.91932°E / -24.65001; 25.91932 (Embassy of Russia, Gaborone) [14]
Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic Sahrawi Republic
South Africa South Africa Plot 29 Queen's Road 24°39′29″S 25°54′59″E / 24.65797°S 25.91650°E / -24.65797; 25.91650 (High Commission of South Africa, Gaborone) [15]
Turkey Turkey Plot 8842, Old Barclays House [16]
United Kingdom United Kingdom Plot 1079-1084 Main Mall, off Queens Road 24°39′29″S 25°54′48″E / 24.65802°S 25.91346°E / -24.65802; 25.91346 (High Commission of the United Kingdom, Gaborone) [17]
United States United States Embassy Drive, Government Enclave 24°39′40″S 25°54′31″E / 24.66103°S 25.90872°E / -24.66103; 25.90872 (Embassy of the United States, Gaborone) [18]
Zambia Zambia Plot 1120 Queen's Road, Main Mall 24°39′29″S 25°54′55″E / 24.65798°S 25.91520°E / -24.65798; 25.91520 (Embassy of Zambia, Gaborone) [19]
Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Plot 8850 Orapa Close, Government Enclave 24°39′38″S 25°54′31″E / 24.66045°S 25.90870°E / -24.66045; 25.90870 (Embassy of Zimbabwe, Gaborone) [20]
Other Missions
European Union European Union Plot 758 Robinson Rd, Extension 2 24°39′37″S 25°55′03″E / 24.66034°S 25.91753°E / -24.66034; 25.91753 (Delegation of the European Union to Botswana) [21]

Gallery

Non-resident embassies and High Commissions

Most of the accredited non-resident embassies to Botswana are in Pretoria, South Africa. However, some are in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Ethiopia or Namibia.[1]

(Resident in Pretoria unless stated otherwise.

Closed missions

Host city Sending country Mission level Year closed Ref.
Gaborone  Norway Embassy 1997 [25]
 Poland Embassy 1991 [26]
 Sweden Embassy 2008 [25]

See also

References

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  2. ^ Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (29 November 2006). "Foreign Missions". Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  3. ^ Ministério das Relações Exteriores. "Embassy of Brazil to Botswana". Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  4. ^ Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Botswana. "REGULATIONS FOR ISSUING VISAS". Archived from the original on 14 April 2013. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  5. ^ Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de la República de Cuba. "Embajada de Cuba en Botswana" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 12 January 2017. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  6. ^ Ministère des Affaires Etrangères. "La France au Botswana: Ambassade de France à Gaborone". Archived from the original on 24 March 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  7. ^ http://www.gaborone.diplo.de/Vertretung/gaborone/en/01-Botschaft/Oeffnungszeiten/Oeffnungszeiten.html
  8. ^ Ministry of External Affairs. "Missions & Posts". Archived from the original on 13 May 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  9. ^ Embassy of Japan in Botswana. "Basic Information". Archived from the original on 1 April 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  10. ^ Kenya High Commission - Botswana (11 October 2011). "About Us Overview". Archived from the original on 31 July 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  11. ^ Portal do Governo de Moçambique. "Missões Diplomáticas e Consulares da República de Moçambique" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 February 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  12. ^ Republic of Namibia (15 May 2012). "Namibian Missions Abroad (In Alphabetical Order)" (PDF). p. 160. Archived from the original (PDF) on 31 July 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  13. ^ The Nigeria Immigration Service. "Addresses of Nigeria's Foreign Missions". Archived from the original on 26 June 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  14. ^ Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Botswana. "Consular Section". Archived from the original on 9 July 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  15. ^ Department of Foreign Affairs, Republic of South Africa. "South African Representation Abroad". Archived from the original on 18 July 2012. Retrieved 1 August 2012.
  16. ^ "T.C. Dışişleri Bakanlığı Turkish Embassy in Gaborone".
  17. ^ British High Commission, Gaborone. "Contact us". Archived from the original on 2 July 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  18. ^ U.S. Department of State. "Contact Information". Archived from the original on 28 June 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  19. ^ Zambia Tourism Board. "Zambian Diplomatic Missions Abroad". Archived from the original on 18 July 2012. Retrieved 1 August 2012.
  20. ^ Zimgaborone Embassy. "About Us". Archived from the original on 25 December 2012. Retrieved 1 August 2012.
  21. ^ Delegation of the European Union to Botswana and SADC. "Contacts". Archived from the original on 14 June 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
  22. ^ https://urm.lt/default/en/embasycontacts
  23. ^ "Romanian Missions | Ministry of Foreign Affairs".
  24. ^ "High Commission Profile". Tanzania High Commission in South Africa. Archived from the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 18 March 2015.
  25. ^ a b "Managing Aid Exit and Transformation: A Botswana Case Study".
  26. ^ Szczepanik, Krzysztof (2005). Dyplomacja Polski 1918–2005. Struktury organizacyjne (in Polish). Warsaw: Askon. ISBN 8387545899.