The Government of Barbados has begun a comprehensive review of its existing immigration policies that includes measures to make it easier for people of Barbadian descent around the world to return to Barbados and claim citizenship. In November 2019 Barbados Minister of Home Affairs, Edmund Hinkson, said “we will expand citizenship down to grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In other words, if you are a grandchild or great-grandchild of a Barbadian citizen, you will be entitled to Barbadian citizenship.”
We Will Welcome All the Generations Home
Invest Barbados (IB) is the economic development agency of the government of Barbados that is responsible for attracting, winning and sustaining international investment for Barbados. They are particularly interested in attracting investments from people in the Barbadian diaspora. They have prioritised areas where significant investment opportunities exist in:
- Information & Communication Technology,
- Medicinal Marijuana,
- Renewable Energy, and
They have dedicated capacity to facilitating such investments and published this introductory guide.