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Chargé d’affaires Belinda Jackson Farrier Opens Shared Accord 2019

Remarks Given By Charge d’affaires Belinda Jackson Farrier Shared Accord 2019 – Opening Ceremony Wednesday, August 14, 2019 I am honored to join you today for the opening ceremony of Shared Accord 2019. I would like to thank the Government of Rwanda and the Rwanda Defense Force for hosting this exercise and for your long-standing ...
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Two Hundred Students Complete U.S. Embassy’s English Access Program

Nyanza – Friday, July 19, 2019 Ambassador Peter H. Vrooman honored 200 students who completed the U.S. Embassy’s English Access Microscholarship Program at a graduation ceremony in Nyanza Friday. The English Access Program is a two-year program funded by the U.S. Embassy that provides students with 400 hours of supplementary English courses and educational activities. ...
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United States Embassy celebrates 15 years of PEPFAR aid to Rwanda

Kigali – July 18, 2019 Réseau Rwandais des Personnes Vivant avec le VIH/SIDA (RRP+) hosted a film screening Thursday to celebrate 15 years of success by the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in Rwanda. PEPFAR has invested more than one billion U.S. dollars to treat and fight HIV/AIDS in Rwanda since ...
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Ambassador Peter H. Vrooman Remarks at the PEPFAR 15th Anniversary Film Event

Good afternoon! Mwiriwe! I would like to thank the Réseau Rwandais des Personnes Vivant avec le VIH/SIDA (RPP+) and its chairperson, Sylvie Muneza, as well as Her Excellency Minister of Health, Diane Gashumba, and the Mayor of Nyarugenge, Kayisime Nzaramba, and others here.  Together, all of us will be able to fight discrimination and stigma, ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kigali, Rwanda

Location:  Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo Event:  On July 14, 2019, the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo reported a confirmed case of Ebola Virus Disease in the city of Goma in the province of North Kivu.  Over 2,500 confirmed and probable cases have been reported in health zones of Congo’s North ...
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