Presentation of Credentials by Ambassador Melanie H. Higgins

Ambassador of United States to Burundi Melanie H. Higgins presented her credentials on March 2, 2021 at Ntare House. In her speech, Ambassador Higgins reiterated the U.S commitment to a strong bilateral relationship with Burundi.  Ambassador Higgins appreciated the warm welcome and that she plans to travel and discover the country. Ambassador Higgins expressed how she is impressed with Burundi’s dynamic young people and the work of women entrepreneurs taking advantage of access to resources and ensuring their voices are heard in their homes and communities