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    American English Experience Minicamp

    On December 17, the Embassy hosted the American English Experience Minicamp. A professional and educational event for high school students from Huila, Huambo, Benguela and Luanda provinces.

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    Ambassador La Lime Visits Benguela

    Late November, Ambassador La Lime made her first visit as Ambassador outside of Luanda. She travelled to Benguela province - where she lived with her family for a few years when she was a child. During the visit, she met with Governor Isaac Maria dos Anjos and his economic development team. The Ambassador visited the Port of Lobito and learned about the plans for its expansion and modernization. While there, she visited two USAID projects, one combating HIV/AIDS and the Centro de Saúde de Cambanda, a clinic involved in the fight against malaria, as well as a USDA school feeding program. Ambassador La Lime promoted the value of learning English during a visit to Nancy's School, and English-language school that has supported U.S. Embassy programs. Overall, the Ambassador was impressed with the great economic potential in the province and is looking forward to more visits to the provinces.

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    World AIDS Day March Angola

    Ambassador Helen La Lime and a team of more than 20 embassy staff and family members joined the Minister of Health José Van-Dúnem, members of the international community, health service providers, civil society leaders, people living with HIV, and hundreds of family and friends in Angola's annual World AIDS Day March.

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    U.S. and Angola Strategic Partnership Reinforced

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed on Wednesday, December 17, at the Department of State, his Angolan counterpart Georges Chikoti. Speaking to the media, Secretary Kerry said "I want to emphasize that the great dividends of our partnership with Angola extend beyond the DRC. On issue after issue, our interests are aligning...

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  • President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet His Excellency Manuel Domingos Vicente, Vice President of the Republic of Angola, in the Blue Room during a U.S.-Africa Leaders' Summit dinner at the White House, Aug. 5, 2014. (State Dept.)
    Strategic Partnership Dialogue Agreement

    In a Statement about the U.S.-Africa Summit, the Government of Angola considered to be important the "Strategic Partnership Dialogue Agreement" between the two countries and hailed the "U.S. Administration, led by His Excellency President Barack Obama, for the commendable initiative. 

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    Treasury Official Emphasizes U.S. Commitment to Africa

    Washington — Emphasizing the U.S. commitment to strengthening economic growth in Africa, U.S. Treasury Deputy Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin on May 23 led the U.S. delegation to the African Development Bank’s annual meetings in Kigali, Rwanda.  

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    Kerry’s Press Availability in Luanda, Angola

    Secretary Kerry: Good morning, everybody. President Dos Santos and I had a very constructive conversation today. We discussed a broad array of the issues concerning not just the bilateral relationship, but also concerning regional and broader security issues and challenges of the region. 

  • Author Robert Service on ‘Putin’s Czarist Folly’

    Oxford, England — Russian school textbooks praise Peter the Great as an industrializer and cultural visionary who turned his country into a European power. Russia became feared but also respected by its neighbors, and Peter is the official czar-hero of Russian history.  Read more »

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    The 2014 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) Has Begun!

    The Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) was created in 2011 to support alumni initiatives that promote shared values and innovative solutions to global challenges. The competition provides small grants to teams of past and current participants of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to carry out public service projects that utilize skills and knowledge they have gained ... 

  • Third Annual Exchange Alumni Reception
    Third Annual Exchange Alumni Reception

    On September 27, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Heather Merritt hosted Embassy Luanda’s third annual exchange alumni reception. More than 120 exchange alumni, young Angolans, and members of the business, civil society, and diplomatic communities as well as senior government officials were on hand to enjoy the American-style cuisine featuring hamburgers, hotdogs, and other picnic favorites.. 

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    Embassy Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of U.S.-Angola Formal Diplomatic Relations

    May 19, 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the United States and Angola. The Embassy is using this milestone to launch a campaign of governmental, commercial, and people-to-people events to amplify the strength and diversity of U.S.-Angola relations...  

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