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Something Extra | Monday

Published:Monday | November 29, 2021 | 12:05 AM
From left: Wyvolyn Gager, former editor-in-chief of The Gleaner; Ambassador Elza Moreira Marcelino de Castro of Brazil; Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter; Ambassador Gina Gillen of Costa Rica; and Chile’s Ambassador to Jamaica, Constanza Figuero
From left: Wyvolyn Gager, former editor-in-chief of The Gleaner; Ambassador Elza Moreira Marcelino de Castro of Brazil; Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter; Ambassador Gina Gillen of Costa Rica; and Chile’s Ambassador to Jamaica, Constanza Figueroa Sepúlveda.
Ambassador Elza Moreira Marcelino de Castro of Brazil (right) graciously hands a bouquet to Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter, who hosted the welcome reception for newly accredited female diplomats at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston.
Ambassador Elza Moreira Marcelino de Castro of Brazil (right) graciously hands a bouquet to Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter, who hosted the welcome reception for newly accredited female diplomats at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston.
Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter (right) is caught in conversation with Ambassador Gina Gillen of Costa Rica and Chile’s Ambassador to Jamaica, Constanza Figueroa Sepúlveda (centre).
Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter (right) is caught in conversation with Ambassador Gina Gillen of Costa Rica and Chile’s Ambassador to Jamaica, Constanza Figueroa Sepúlveda (centre).
Costa Rica’s Ambassador to Jamaica Gina Gillen (left) is proud to be one of nine women heading diplomatic missions in Jamaica. Gillen enjoyed a lovely evening under the stars at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston with Consular of Ecuador Clelia Barr
Costa Rica’s Ambassador to Jamaica Gina Gillen (left) is proud to be one of nine women heading diplomatic missions in Jamaica. Gillen enjoyed a lovely evening under the stars at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston with Consular of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter and friends.
Ambassador Elza Moreira Marcelino de Castro (left) of Brazil, and Chile’s Ambassador to Jamaica, Constanza Figueroa Sepúlveda.
Ambassador Elza Moreira Marcelino de Castro (left) of Brazil, and Chile’s Ambassador to Jamaica, Constanza Figueroa Sepúlveda.
Wyvolyn Gager (left), The Gleaner’s first female editor-in-chief, and Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter converse under the stars.
Wyvolyn Gager (left), The Gleaner’s first female editor-in-chief, and Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter converse under the stars.
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Following recent appointments by foreign governments, female leadership is expanding in the local diplomatic community, so much so that nine missions are now headed by women. It’s a reason to celebrate, and celebrate these lovely women did with a welcome reception for newly accredited diplomats, hosted by Consul of Ecuador Clelia Barreto de Hunter at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston. Something Extra brings you the highlights.