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Notice of Funding Opportunity: PDS Annual Program Statement

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY Kigali, PUBLIC DIPLOMACY SECTION Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title:             U.S. Embassy Kigali PDS Annual Program Statement Funding Opportunity Number:      PAS-Kigali-FY23-01 Deadline for Applications:               May 31, 2023 CFDA Number:                                19.040 – Public Diplomacy Programs Total Amount Available:                 Subject to funding availability Maximum for Each Award:            ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Citizen Town Hall in Gisenyi on December 6, 2022

Location: Gisenyi, Rwanda U.S. Embassy Kigali invites U.S. citizens residing in the Gisenyi area to meet with representatives of the U.S. Embassy and visitors from the Bureau of Consular Affairs in Washington, DC on Tuesday, December 6 from 9:00 – 11:00 AM in Gisenyi.  The purpose of the Town Hall is for the U.S. Embassy ...
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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  10/2022 The CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers . Check the CDC website for additional information and  Frequently Asked Questions . Entry and Exit Requirements Are there COVID-related entry requirements for U.S. citizens?  No Is a ...
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Embassy Kigali Hosting Foreign Service Officer Test

The U.S. Embassy in Kigali will be administering the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) on Saturday, October 8, 2022.  Interested test takers can choose between taking the FSOT from 9am – 12pm or 2pm – 5pm (Central Africa Time). To be eligible for the FSOT, candidates must be: A U.S. citizen on the date the ...
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Worldwide Caution: Al-Qa’ida Leader’s Death

Published August 3, 2022 On July 31, 2022, the United States conducted a precision counterterrorism strike in Afghanistan that killed Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s deputy and successor as leader of al-Qa’ida.  Al- Zawahiri was one of the masterminds of the attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001, and had continued to urge ...
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