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U.S. Embassy Kigali announces the 2023-24 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship

The U.S. Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda, is pleased to announce the 2023-2024 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program.  This one-year, fully-funded scholarship program is offered to mid-career professionals working at the policy-level who have a record of leadership, a commitment to public service, and the initiative to take full advantage of a self-defined program of independent ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Discourages Travel to Kinigi and Nyange Sectors

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Discourages Travel to Kinigi and Nyange Sectors Location: Kinigi and Nyange Sectors, Northern Province, Rwanda The U.S. Embassy in Kigali discourages travel to Kinigi and Nyange Sectors in the Northern Province of Rwanda due to recent attacks in the area.  On June 10, the Rwanda Defence Force issued a statement that two rockets ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Suspension of Routine Services during CHOGM 2022, June 20-26

Location: U.S. Embassy Kigali, Rwanda Date: June 10, 2022 The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) will be held in Kigali from June 20-26 with dozens of heads of state attending.  The U.S. Embassy will be closed to the public for all routine services during this period.  U.S. citizens in Rwanda should be prepared for significant movement ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity: U.S. College Preparatory Program

Funding Opportunity Title:             U.S. College Preparatory Program Funding Opportunity Number:      SRW-600-FY22-004 Deadline for Applications:               June 30, 2022 Assistance Listing Number:             19.022 – (Educational and Cultural Exchange Programs Appropriation Overseas Grants) Total Amount Available:                 $12,680 PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of the United States of America to the Republic of ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Discourages Travel to Kinigi and Nyange Sectors until May 31

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Discourages Travel to Kinigi and Nyange Sectors until May 31 Location: Kinigi and Nyange Sectors, Musanze District, Northern Province, Rwanda In light of recent attacks on May 23, 2022 in Kinigi and Nyange Sectors in the Northern Province of Rwanda, the U.S. Embassy restricted official travel to the two sectors and discouraged personal travel by official ...
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