21 September 2022
On Tuesday, 20 September 2022, Deputy Minister Alvin Botes co-chaired political consultations with his Chilean counterpart, the Under-Secretary for International Relations, Ms Ximena Fuentes in Santiago, Chile.
Bilateral relations are mainly anchored through the JCM, chaired at the level of Deputy Ministers, and the Joint Trade and Investment Commission (JTIC), which operates at the Senior Officials’ level.
South Africa and Chile enjoy warm and cordial diplomatic relations. The two countries share values such as a commitment to democracy, human rights, peaceful resolution of conflicts, multilateralism and respect for the rule of international law.