Disaster Preparedness (e.g. Tsunamis, earthquake, typhoons and floods).

In times of disasters and emergencies contact +81 70 3200 5151 and +81 80 4190 4849, and email botjap@sepia.ocn.ne.jp

We recommend the following site for disaster preparedness from Tokyo Metropolitan Government. It outlines measures and precautions to take in-case of disaster or an emergency. 


Click on the QR to download the guide book (Disaster Readiness in Daily Life).


Useful sites and Apps for weather information in Japan, South Korea, Philippines & Thailand

1. Japan Meteorological Agency/  www.jma.go.jp
2. J- Alert and Japan Tourism Safety Tips (Apps)

South Korea
3. Korea Meteorological Administration/ kma.go.kr
4. Visit Korea (emergency ready App)

5. Thai Meteorological Department/ www.tmd.go.th/en
6. Thai Weather ( App)

7. PAGASA/ bagong.pagasa.dost.gov.ph
8. WeatherPH ( App)



The affected persons should contact the Embassy as soon as they can. The Government will determine the extent of the need and take appropriate action.

Where emergency repatriation is needed, the Government will advise the nationals on the procedure and process.
Repatriation can be done in three ways; 1) at the cost of government, 2) concerned persons and 3) shared by both parties.

Where repatriation is necessary, the Embassy will communicate the form, type and nature of assistance.
For announcements or notices visit www.botswanaembassy.or.jp and register with the Embassy under www.botswanaembassy.or.jp/registration.php for registration of nationals.



Emergency contacts

1. Mr Daniel Kgasa
+81 70 3200 5151


2. Mr Ishmael Basupi
+81 80 4190 4849



National Events
We consider Batswana as part of our socio, economic cultural and public diplomacy.
We are aware that, wherever they are, and in their own right, Batswana serve to promote our values and traditions.
We aim to recognise, celebrate and engage every Motswana in the diaspora.
We welcome views and comments on what we can do to improve the way we serve you.
We encourage every Motswana to do their part to promote Botswana as a nation.


Contact Details of the Ministry of International Affairs and Cooperation, Gaborone

Ministry of International Affairs and Cooperation
Private Bag 00368
Government Enclave
Tel. (+267) 3600700
Fax. (+267) 3973067

Department of Protocol and Consular Services
Email. miacprotocol@gov.bw
Tel. (+267) 3600744
Fax. (+267) 3974516
Mob. (+267) 75 663 790

Department of Public Diplomacy, Research & Policy Analysis
Email. miacpdrppa@gov.bw
Tel: +267 369 9028

Opening hours: 07:30 to 16:30, Monday to Friday.



Contact details of Botswana Diplomatic Missions Abroad

Botswana has 23 resident missions across the world and the following are their contact details;

H.E. Ms. Dorcas Kobela Makgato
High Commission of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
130 Denison Street
Deakin ACT 2600
Canberra, Australia
P.O Box 3812
Manuka ACT 2603, Canberra
Tel: (+612) 6234 7500
Fax: (+612) 6282 4140
E-mail: botaus-info@gov.bw
Web: www.botswanahighcom.org.au
Mission also accredited to: New Zealand, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia, Fiji, Solomon Islands, and Samoa

H.E. Mr. Samuel Outlule
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana and Mission of the European Union
Chancery Address:
169 Avenue De Tervuren
B 1150 Brussels, Woluwe Saint Pierre, Belgium
Tel: (+322) 735 2070 / 735 6110
Fax: (+322) 735 6318 /732 7264
Email: boteur@gov.bw
Telex: 22849 BOTEUR B
Mission also accredited to: Luxembourg, Netherlands, Italy, Belgium, African Caribbean & Pacific, International Criminal Court, International Court of Justice, Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, World Food Program, World Tourism Organisation



H.E. Ms. Tebogo Lily Motshome
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
SHIS QI 09, Conjunto 16, CASA 03
CEP: 71625160
Lago Sul
Brasilia- DF, Brazil
Tel: (+5561) 3120 1250/ 1
Fax: (+5561)3120 1271
Website: www.botbraz.org.br
Mission also accredited to: Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Venezuela, Guyana, Mercusor, Caricom



H.E. Mr. Mothusi Bruce Rabasha Palai
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
No.1 Don San Jie, Sanlitun
Chaoyang District
Beijing 100600
People’s Republic of China
Tel: (+8610) 65326898
Fax: (+8610) 65326896
Email: botchin@gov.bw
Website: www.botswanaembassy.com
Mission also accredited to: China, Malaysia, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Vietnam, Singapore, Pakistan, ASEAN (Association Of South East Asian Nations



H.E. Mr. Zenene Sinombe
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana and Permanent Mission of the African Union
Chancery Address:
Old Airport, K.04
Nifas Silk Lafto Kifle Ketema
P.O. Box 22282
CODE 1000
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: (+251 11) 371 5422/3
Fax: (+251 11) 371 4099
Mission also accredited to: Ethiopia, African Union, Egypt, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Libya



H.E. Mr. Mustaq Moorad
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Mission also accredited to: France, UNESCO



H.E. Ms.  Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
Lennestrasse 5, 5TH Floor
10785 Berlin, Germany
Tel: +49(0) 308 871 95010
Fax: +49(0) 308 871 95012
Web: www.embassyofbotswana.de
Mission also accredited to: Poland


H.E. Mr. Gilbert Mangole
High Commission of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
Plot C9/3, Vasant, Vihar
New Delhi – 110057, India
Tel: (+91) 11 4653 7000
Fax: (+91) 11 4603 6191
Email: botind@gov.bw
Mission also accredited to: India, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka

H.E. Major General Gotsileene Morake (Rtd)
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
6F EDGE Shiba Yonchome Building
4-5-10 Shiba, Minato-ku
Tokyo, 108 - 0014
Tel: (+813) 5440 5676
Fax: (+813) 5765 7581
Email: botjap@sepia.ocn.ne.jp
Website: www.botswanaembassy.or.jp
Mission also accredited to: Japan, Thailand, Philippines, and Republic of Korea

H.E. Mr. Duke Gobopang Lefhoko
High Commission of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
Gigiri Drive
Off United Nations Avenue
LR/Block 91/238
P.O. Box 754-00606
Nairobi, Kenya
Chancery Address:
Tel: (+254) 20 712 3412/ 4
Fax: (+254) 20 712 3418
Email: botken@gov.bw
Mission also accredited to: Uganda, Seychelles, Un-Habitat, Burundi, UNEP, Rwanda, Sudan, South Sudan, Great Lakes Region, Kenya, and African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN)



Mr. Amangwe Oageleleng Madisakwana
Charge d’ Affaires a.i.
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
BLOCK 3, Street 319, House 3
Mubarak Al Abdulla Al Jaber Area
West Mishref
P.O Box 26145
Code 13122, Kuwait
Tel: (+965) 25383619
Fax: (+965) 25393529
Mission also accredited to: Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates,
Saudi Arabia, Yemen

H.E. Mr. Gobe Pitso
High Commission of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address;
Avenida Julius Nyerere, No. 3812, Sommershield II
Tel: +258 21494918 /9; 21243800
Fax: +258 21494917
Countries of accreditation: Mozambique, Mauritius, Seychelles, Comoros



H.E. Dr. Batlang Comma Serema
High Commission of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
101 Nelson Mandela Avenue
Klein Windhoek
P.O. Box 20359
Windhoek, Namibia
Tel: (+264) 61 221 941
Fax: (+264) 61 23 6034
Email: BOTNAM@gov.bw
Mission also accredited to: Namibia, SACU, Republic of Congo, SADC Tribunal, Angola, and SADC Parliamentary Forum



H.E. Mr. Pule Mphothwe
High Commission of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address
1241 Oguta Lake Street, off River Benue Street
Maitama Extension, Maitama
Abuja, Nigeria
Telephone No: +2347034103830
Email address: botnigabuja@gmail.com
Countries of Accreditation: 
Mali, Cameroon, Ivory coast, Senegal, Burkina Faso, Gambia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Liberia, Economic Commission of West African States (ECOWAS)



H.E. Ms. Claurinah Tshenolo Modise
High Commission of the Republic of Botswana 
Chancery Address:
24 Amos Street, Colbyn, Pretoria 0083
P.O.Box 57035
Arcadia, 0007
Pretoria, South Africa
Tel: (+27) 12 430 9640
Fax: (+27) 12 3421845/4783
Mission also accredited to: Lesotho, Swaziland, Madagascar, and RSA

Consul General Mr. Lesedi N. Thema
Botswana Consulate General
Chancery Address:
66 Jorrisen Street, Braamfontein
Ground Floor, Jorrisen Place
P.O. Box 32051
Braamfontein, 2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
Tel: (+27) 11 403 3748
Fax: (+27)11 403 1384 / 4031286



H.E. Dr. Athaliah Lesiba Molokomme
Botswana Permanent Mission to the United Nations
Chancery Address;
80, Rue De Lausanne
1202 Geneva
Tel: (+4122) 9061060
Fax: (+4122) 9061061
Email: botgen@bluewin.ch
Mission also accredited to: Austria, Greece, Turkey, Switzerland, United Nations, UN Subsidiary Organs and Other International Organizations Based In Geneva AND Vienna such as: UNCTAD, WHO, WTO, HRC, ILO IAEA, ITU, ICRC IPU, WCC, IOM, UNHCR, IACA, ITC, IFRCRCS, WIPO, UNIDO



H.E. Ms. Chandapiwa Nteta
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address:
Tyrgatan 11
P.O. Box 260 24
100 41 Stockholm, Sweden
Tel: (+468) 545 25 880
Fax: (+468) 723 00 87
Mobile: (+46) 768 532 419
Email: botstock@gov.bw
Mission also accredited to: Norway, Lithuania, Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Latvia, Russia, Holy See, Finland, Poland, Ukraine, Sweden, International Institute of Democracy & Electoral Assist



H.E Dr. Reverend Seakgosing
High Commission of the Republic Botswana
Chancery Address:
6 Stratford Place
London W1C 1AY
United Kingdom
Tel: (+44) 207 647 1000 / (+44) 207 490031
Fax: (44) 207) 495 8595
Email: bohico@govbw.com
Mission also accredited to: UK, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Ireland, Israel, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Slovak Republic, Malta, Commonwealth



H.E Mr. Collen Vixen Kelapile
Permanent Mission of the Republic Botswana to the United Nations
Chancery Address;
154 East 46TH Street
New York, N.Y. 10017
Tel: (+1212) 889 2277
Fax: (+1212) 725 5061
Email: botswana@un.int
Mission also accredited to: United Nations, Cuba, Jamaica



H.E Mr. Kitso Mokaila
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Chancery Address;
1531 - 33 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington DC 20036
Tel: (+1202) 244 4990/1
Fax: (+1202) 244 4164
Website: www.botswanaembassy.org
Mission also accredited to: Canada, Antigua & Barbuda, Mexico, Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Haiti, IMF, World Bank, USA

Embassy of Botswana

6F, EDGE Shiba Yonchome Bldg, 4-5-10 Shiba, Minato-ku Tokyo, Japan

Tel: 81-3-5440-5676
Fax: 81-3-5765-7581

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