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UK in Botswana @UKinBotswana Gaborone, Botswana

Official twitter account of the British High Commission in #Botswana #UKBWPartnership @ForeignOffice #DigitalDiplomacy

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Joined Twitter 7/10/13


Just about to deliver some welcoming remarks at #CTOHRICT here in Gaborone. Future of work and role of HR and ICT… https://t.co/1RHwOpXWwO
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaTime to say farewell to my colleague the UK High Commissioner @HCKatyRansome who have spent four years successfully… https://t.co/fB5ExGBsJF
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaTeam @UKinBotswana and team @MIACBW with Hon. Minister Dow and @HCKatyRansome at HC’s leaving lunch this afternoon.… https://t.co/j29LMka94q
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaTravel well to new challenges and opportunities @HCKatyRansome https://t.co/RXjOMFSnNn
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaAll the amazing women from Africa and the UK attending #WomenInJustice event in London this week, including Mma Dim… https://t.co/3uni3wfCB4
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2/20
2020
Welcoming our new colleague to the diplomatic community in Botswana - the new Honorary Consul for Canada. Pula!! https://t.co/QxpaXGdqBa
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2/14
2020
Delighted to welcome 🤝 the @UNFCCC team to Glasgow & London this week for their first technical mission ahead of 🇬🇧… https://t.co/9vA2OXj2zG
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2/13
2020
Get to meet interesting poets and digital artists from Southern #Africa and #UK in this year's #Digipoems project a… https://t.co/KC3zCNy9fD
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2/12
2020
Last week the UK Year of Climate Action launched. As we get closer to #COP26, we are encouraging everyone to get i… https://t.co/6xvXx0G20P
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaHow amazing is our @CheveningBW ,always game changing,a Social Entrepreneur @MadibanaKagiso and People’s Doctor,Dr… https://t.co/5Jt5ZQLAG0In case you need to get that cough checked out 😉,her office (Health Express)is on the first floor of the Diagnofirm… https://t.co/xnDJcY8pZJ
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2/11
2020
Many thanks to the @tedxcapetown crew for inviting me and a special shout out to my coach Ms @Helen4Africa for go… https://t.co/Jgipnzvybg
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaAn inspirational way to start the week,as @CheveningAA @BogoloKenewendo discusses 'How history erases women' https://t.co/Dvw83IFadMProudly #IamChevening and so happy to welcome more Batswana doing amazing things into the club! Welcome back home a… https://t.co/Cl7R9cUpfn
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaHappy Birthday, @cheveningfco! This day marks the 37th Birthday of the Chevening Scholarship Programme. On behalf o… https://t.co/RCYlKr4K5s
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2/10
2020
Good exchange at my lunch today for visiting @IMFNews Deputy Managing Director, Dr Tao Zhang, and his team. Importa… https://t.co/idouQhBKvd
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2/5
2020
Delighted to launch the UN Climate Summit @COP26 with Sir David Attenborough at the @sciencemuseum this morning.… https://t.co/7dXri1Q7nX
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaToday is the official launch of the UK Year of Climate Action. #YoCA2020 | #COP26 | #ClimateAction https://t.co/7NmkpgNmPI🌍 💪 💚 🇬🇧 The wait is over...⏰ Today PM @BorisJohnson and Sir David Attenborough are launching #COP26 and the 2020… https://t.co/7HUtI2L5lP
Retweeted by UK in Botswana"Free trade is the only certain way of uniting people in the bonds of peace." - PM @BorisJohnson's speech in Greenw… https://t.co/rGEldvYrzi
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2/4
2020
SADC greatly appreciates HE Ms Katy Ransome’s contribution to the region & UK’s support to SADC integration. We lo… https://t.co/uZWxxVxEPB
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1/30
2020
Just one week after signing, we’re delighted to welcome Head of #UKProsperityFund Daniel Davis to see the programme… https://t.co/uugZP8peel
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1/29
2020
The 50/50 policy report on gender in 2019 🇧🇼elections important baseline from which to increase women’s political p… https://t.co/opTVJ92DGy
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1/25
2020
Congratulations @JubyPeacock we are proud of you !!! https://t.co/xFGQ96VTvR
1/24
2020
This week the #UKProsperityFund launches the Customs Modernisation Programme with countries in Southern Africa - re… https://t.co/fGQFGNMMbE
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaThis is the @SussexUni wall of fame. Its decorated with alumni who are female world leaders. One day i will be on t… https://t.co/olIUR8VaUB
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1/23
2020
Great day at the first UK-Africa Investment Summit, with £6.5 billion of deals announced today, and billions in the… https://t.co/ICiplKdBV5
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaExcellent developments indeed #UKAfricaInvestmentSummit #ukprosperityfund https://t.co/cLituAVKQeMs Paulina M. Elago and Director Lewis Neal of FCO signing an MOU in UK to support the implementation of SACU Custo… https://t.co/L3nc9hT2bz
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaOne of the announcements coming this week that will support enhanced cross border trade relationships in Southern A… https://t.co/nkD4hyVq30
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1/21
2020
'You will be equipped to make a difference in a world that needs fresh, loud, diverse, and vibrant voices.'… https://t.co/w5FGrQ13zN
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1/20
2020
When you finally meet @Kris_Bareki ! What a sweet and humble guy... thanks for the chat earlier 🥰 https://t.co/1d3pUoO1tM
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaTrue global leaders in one picture @cheveningfco Changemaker @BogoloKenewendo and @JubyPeacock !!! https://t.co/ejfrEQZAqOThis afternoon, the British High Commissioner, Her Excellency, Ms Katy Ransome hosted seven (7) returning Batswana… https://t.co/8ihNVbGgZ9
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaThank you @UnpluggedBW stunning pictures to celebrate our Super 7 achievement on attaining their @cheveningfco awar… https://t.co/JrDXuPGtEG
1/17
2020
Next steps to begin your #mycheveningjourney soon ! https://t.co/DE34VULBLbEliminate your #FOMO this new year by subscribing to Chevening's Alphagram newsletter. Subscribe now to receive t… https://t.co/wpGYRSdmIh
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaDelighted to support the ambitious @EarthshotPrize’s work to inspire Earth’s greatest problem solvers to solve Eart… https://t.co/7GGGrAyMKrWe asked our scholars what they thought would happen in the world of #politics in 2020. Here's what they thought:… https://t.co/BorORKFQbx
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1/7
2019
Congratulations to #ASBSAlumni @EuniceKira who won the #UofG 2019 World Changing Alumni Award last night! 🌍 Pictur… https://t.co/PCG6alhvPS
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaCongrats once again @EuniceKira a true #worldchanger,inspirational @CheveningBW leader !!! https://t.co/2e9QN8nZYF
12/21
2019
Season greetings and Every Happiness in the coming year from @HCKatyRansome and everyone @UKinBotswana :See holiday… https://t.co/WnSEZ6ZTsO
12/19
2019
Monday Inspiration with our @PointsofLight recipient Captain Phatsima shining light on young women and STEM.… https://t.co/QxVNwVs8ENNext step for @cheveningfco @Cheve Applicants,upload your reference letters before February 2020 #CheveningBW https://t.co/LsVSqhpb3s
12/16
2019
'The greatest test of our beliefs and values is when we stand up for the rights and beliefs of others.' On… https://t.co/OZchXwbSIE
Retweeted by UK in Botswana @UKinBotswana continues to engage and empower the media in Botswana on addressing important issues #ClimateChange a… https://t.co/Me4vVpSsT7
12/10
2019
Off to a good start as @Emily_Summers1 officiates media training workshop on reporting LGBTI issues.Keeping the dia… https://t.co/0w1zAv1TgmGood to hear from NGOs and activists before starting work tomorrow with #Lesotho journalists on reporting… https://t.co/JGnMMMJ1eC
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12/3
2019
Making an environment based business case. Kabo Muyaluka is discussing Case Studies in Botswana 🇧🇼. @CheveningBWhttps://t.co/sPALb8r6FL
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaSuper proud of @CheveningBW true global leaders discussing opportunities in Climate solutions #ClimateFocusBWhttps://t.co/TJUMblsYLAAmazing energy and creativity this morning at the @CheveningBW seminar on #ClimateChange. Thank you @youngafricabwhttps://t.co/QaRpmoxQqe
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaA #ClimateChange filled week by @UKinBotswana as we concluded journalists training with @jamestewart,now for a… https://t.co/nlZMO0OIv7
11/29
2019
It's Day 3 of reporting on #ClimateChange training with @jamestewart courtesy of @UKinBotswana & @thomfound
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaIt has been an insightful training indeed,huge thank you to the participating journalists and the amazing… https://t.co/GqjtE3S8oM#ClimateCrisis what does it look like in #Botswana? ⛈️ Extreme weather. 🚱Severe drought. 🥵extreme temperatures 🐛in… https://t.co/PEyZdUrRK9
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11/28
2019
Journalists in #Botswana discussing ways to report #ClimateChange which interest, engage & empower the audience… https://t.co/29OUQgE6aY
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaEmerging environmental risks and opportunities for #Entrepreneurship. How can we overcome the #ClimateEmergency?… https://t.co/GIrN0A75rl
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaGreat learnings from @jamestewart. The training content is totally relevant not only to journalists but to fellow… https://t.co/sg4g00cXia
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaSuper proud of our Chevening Changemaker @BogoloKenewendo ,a true global leader !!! Follow the conversation below https://t.co/f9vP2ziwiYNext steps for those who applied for the @cheveningfco https://t.co/dZTSmYJOK8 @CheveningBW will be hosting a youth seminar on Climate Change officiated by @HCKatyRansome #ClimateChange see you… https://t.co/UXddH18P37Today is International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women #UKaid’s What Works to Prevent Violence… https://t.co/wzhQZ5EN3z
Retweeted by UK in Botswana“When she says no she means no”. From experience I know how hard this can be in reality. I am lucky, too many women… https://t.co/uhQzFkKE1O
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaWe look forward to the much needed training @jamestewart...off to a great start already #Botswanahttps://t.co/gcmFIGtcI2
11/26
2019
Gender equality and young people are two areas we are very focused on here @UKinBotswana. More to come over the ne… https://t.co/ydUXdexzy9
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaCelebrating the amazing and impacful projectwork by @UKinBotswana from youth initiative with Botswana Careers Round… https://t.co/Nq2yETMlYb
11/22
2019
'You are sitting amongst future presidents, prime ministers, chief executives, judges, entrepreneurs, activists, an… https://t.co/HqAMKMPwU7
Retweeted by UK in Botswana @UKinBotswana team and @CheveningBW Florence Chilisa attending the @cheveningfco conference celebrating all the ha… https://t.co/GDBoATXiHzOur #Chevening guru @BonnieBadubi at the regional conference of Chevening Officers sharing best practice and learni… https://t.co/fCibDx83Ul
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11/14
2019
Always super proud of trailblazing @CheveningBW,@EuniceKira is truly a global leader "Sunshine Superwoman "… https://t.co/nraYzT3WbC
11/12
2019
@HCKatyRansome joined Botswana War Veterans to honour the fallen and remember all those who continue to serve in de… https://t.co/amOBt7ZbCyLesoma war memorial commemorates the 15 #Botswana Defence Force soldiers who lost their lives in 1977… https://t.co/16zEkDuOAr
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaAlways a pleasure to meet the #Botswana veterans and take time to acknowledge them and remember those who are no lo… https://t.co/acBDiUGYhi
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaHuge thank you to Colonel Morgan from the US Embassy in #Botswana for his piping at the ceremony today… https://t.co/QYC8lELIXC
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11/11
2019
To all those applying for a Chevening Award in 2020/2021: If you click 'Withdraw', this indicates that you no longe… https://t.co/Gf7myCqUqZ
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaCongratulations @CSeagateng 🎉🎉. Well deserved recognition of the work you are doing for young people and employmen… https://t.co/Z6oQBkoIj8
Retweeted by UK in Botswana @Emily_Summers1 @CSeagateng This is great. Congratulations @CSeagateng
Retweeted by UK in Botswana @HCKatyRansome hosting the @PointsofLight ceremony for the incredible @CSeagateng as he gets recognized for his ou… https://t.co/ynceY5IILt
11/8
2019
#CheveningZim: this is a plea for those of you who have started an application online but still haven’t finished it… https://t.co/k8Jk16E1l4
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaApplication for the @cheveningfco extended to Thursday,7 November 2019.Become a global leader and make use of the e… https://t.co/MVJrfMmTR0
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaApplication for the @cheveningfco extended to Thursday,7 November 2019.Become a global leader and make use of the e… https://t.co/MVJrfMmTR0
11/5
2019
NOTICE:Remember the applications close tomorrow November 5,all the best to those who applied #EducationIsGreathttps://t.co/kSPjkKWYgp#MyCheveningJourney in Bangor, Wales. It sure was lovely seeing you ladies 😊 https://t.co/BLwsFs8WbW
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11/4
2019
@RaymondYurika meme should be a push to complete that application 😂😂😂 https://t.co/W1qdZIB6Te
11/1
2019
Become part of an influential global network of over 50,000 professional leaders. Apply for a Chevening Scholarship… https://t.co/Q0DLtOzS5hOn Wednesday 23rd October 2019 I walked into the studio to host my first ever radio show called "The Black Hole" wh… https://t.co/BczkyF8EelIt was then that I took that leap of faith to do something I've never done before and applied to be a part of Bango… https://t.co/Ip6cjmuFboThe main topic in these lectures was "get yourself involved in societies and clubs, it will help ease your stay as… https://t.co/O16wTTraKCBe inspired to start/complete your Chevening application as our 2019/20 Laura Bafeletse shares her… https://t.co/vFbUB6zruvWhat would be on your packing list if you were moving to the UK for one year ? One more week before applications cl… https://t.co/mw8qxeFK8DWorking with an international consortium lead by #ClimateActivist @EuniceKira we have a number of #ClimateSmart ini… https://t.co/5slQQq0nVi
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10/31
2019
Chevening is more than just an opportunity to study in the UK. It's an opportunity to bring your own passions and i… https://t.co/IO414ATx7G
Retweeted by UK in Botswana @cheveningfco where ideas come alive,are you ready to study for a fully funded Master's in UK? #CheveningBWhttps://t.co/SUBa1WtUQt
10/29
2019
Early start as I head out to observe Botswana’s elections! 🇧🇼 https://t.co/xTiJr7TtRv
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10/23
2019
Go on and apply!!!! https://t.co/TsGYpjBMtR
Retweeted by UK in Botswana. @UofGlasgow graduate Eunice is on a mission to change the lives of 660 million Africans by bringing them clean, i… https://t.co/QOOQ1fCwGx
Retweeted by UK in Botswana2019/20 Scholar @laonev participating in the #cheveningrelay:@cheveningfco offers many exciting benefits...apply on… https://t.co/CtXHf6evgJ
Retweeted by UK in Botswana2019/20 Scholar @laonev participating in the #cheveningrelay:@cheveningfco offers many exciting benefits...apply on… https://t.co/CtXHf6evgJHow far are you with @cheveningfco application before the deadline on 5 November? This could be you next year atten… https://t.co/n25NSYcIHg
Retweeted by UK in BotswanaHow far are you with @cheveningfco application before the deadline on 5 November? This could be you next year atten… https://t.co/n25NSYcIHg
10/21
2019

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