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USAID Representative Meets Beneficiaries of Workforce Development Activity

 COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE Pour diffusion immédiate  Djibouti   Réf. :  USAID Representative Meets Beneficiaries of Workforce Development Activity On November 21, 2020, Mr. Lloyd Jackson, USAID Representative in Djibouti, met with beneficiaries of an employability program funded by the American people through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to help Djibouti’s youth find jobs.  ...
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U.S. Army Gen. Stephen Townsend Visits Djibouti

 COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE Pour diffusion immédiate  Djibouti   Réf. :  U.S. Army Gen. Stephen Townsend Visits Djibouti U.S. Army Gen. Stephen Townsend, Commander, U.S. Africa Command, and U.S. Ambassador to Djibouti Larry E. André met with Djiboutian Foreign Minister Mahmoud Ali Youssouf on November 26, 2020.  During the visit, the leaders discussed security in Djibouti and ...
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Escalating Violence in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE NOVEMBER 4, 2020 The United States is deeply concerned by reports that the Tigray People’s Liberation Front carried out attacks on Ethiopian National Defense Force bases in Ethiopia’s Tigray region on November 3.  We are saddened by the tragic loss of life and urge immediate action to restore the peace and de-escalate tensions.  ...
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Health Alert- U.S. Embassy Djibouti

Event: On November 9 the Government of Djibouti announced that as of November 11 all individuals boarding flights bound for Djibouti must present a negative COVID test certificate issued within 72 hours of departure and not more than 120 hours before their arrival in Djibouti. All passengers entering Djibouti will also be tested upon arrival ...
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Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation 2021

Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation 2021 Funding Opportunity Title: Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation 2021 Funding Opportunity Number: PAS-DJ-21-PAS-0001 Announcement type: Grant CFDA Number: 19.025 Deadline for Applications: November 21, 2020, 23:59 local time Total Expected Funds: $10,000 to $500,000 Download:  AFCP 2021 Grants Program Application Guide Suggested Budget Template PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Embassy in Djibouti and the Cultural Heritage Center (“the Center”) ...
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