Countries and organisations across the Caribbean and the globe have been extending best wishes to Barbados.
Regional grouping CARICOM, says the strides Barbados has made since Independence have sustained its pursuit of progress and prosperity
The United States through secretary of state Antony Blinken, says the two countries share a commitment to democracy and work closely on promoting a safe and prosperous Caribbean.
British High Commissioner to Barbados, Scott Furssedonn-Wood, in his message says Barbados has shown strength and dynamism over the past year.
He adds that the partnership and friendship continue between his country and the island even with its transition to a Republic.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Ukraine expressed hope that Barbados will experience prosperity.
Slovenia in extending congratulations says that the country looks forward to further strengthening cooperation and friendly ties.
Qatar, Serbia and the Maldives also wished Barbados a happy independence.