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U.S. Embassy Delivers Renewable Energy Tech, STEM

Mar 25, 2021  · On March 24, 2021 the U.S. Embassy delivered sustainable energy technology and curriculum to St. John’s College in Nassau. The donation underscores the U.S. government’s commitment to spreading innovative approaches to combatting climate change, and to helping children learn about sustainability while also teaching valuable Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math …

Actived: Thursday Jan 1, 1970

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Job Openings at the Embassy | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Thank you for your interest in employment with the U.S. Mission in The Bahamas. To view a current list of all available positions at the U.S. Mission in The Bahamas and to apply online, please visit Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) All applications must be submitted through ERA to be considered. The U.S. Mission in The Bahamas provides equal opportunity ...

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U.S. Embassy Sponsors National High School Science Exhibit ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 24, 2015  · In observance of the 45th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, the United States Embassy partnered with Romauld Ferreria of Ferreira & Company to hold a one-day national high school science exhibit and competition under the theme, “It’s Our Turn to Lead” at the Paul Farquharson Conference Room at the Royal Bahamas Police Headquarters. The ...

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Programs | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Youth Ambassadors Program. Through this annual program, Caribbean youth, ages 15-18 and adult mentors, gain the knowledge and leadership skills to become more engaged in their communities.This year the program is virtual and will explore themes such as: civic education, leadership, cross-cultural connections and community service.

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Consular Report of Birth Abroad | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) The birth of a child in The Bahamas or the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCIs) to a U.S. citizen parent (or parents) should be reported as soon as possible to the U.S. Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Nassau for the purpose of assessing the child’s claim to U.S. citizenship at birth. The official ...

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U.S. Citizen Services | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) U.S. Citizens with emergencies, please call 1-242-322-1181 ext.1. Outside of Hours, contact: 1-242-322-1181 ext.43111

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Business | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Access information to help define, develop, and/or expand new programs/businesses; Identify potential partners to assist in your mission, i.e. business service providers, investors, government agencies, other non- governmental organizations, etc.; Champion socially responsible investment vehicles with a broad audience; Track the success of programs by monitoring connections, contacts and ...

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Sections & Offices | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) The Visa Section is open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The Visa Section is closed on all U.S. and Bahamian Holidays. Persons wishing to obtain a visa interview must first contact the Visa Information Service. (See “How to Apply”).

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U.S. Embassy Announces $10,000 Grant Competition for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 27, 2021  · In celebration of Earth Day, on Thursday April 22, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Usha Pitts formally announced a $10,000 grant competition for local organizations, seeking proposals that will promote Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) and Environmental Education for underserved Bahamian youth. The competition is open to all Bahamian civil society and Not-For-Profit ...

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Key Officers | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) All press and general inquiries to any section of the U.S. Embassy should first be directed to the Embassy’s Public Affairs Officer, Penny Rechkemmer, who may be reached at [email protected] Phone: (242)322-1181 ext. 4220 or 4251.

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Study in the U.S.A. | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) U.S. Citizens with emergencies, please call 1-242-322-1181 ext.1. Outside of Hours, contact: 1-242-322-1181 ext.43111

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Bahamian Educator to Participate in US State Department ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 31, 2017  · Ms. Rayette McDonald, an elementary school teacher and youth mentor, has been selected to participate in the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) entitled, “Advancing and Sustaining Civic Engagement” which will take place September 11-29th in the United States. On August 18, Ms. McDonald visited the U.S. Embassy and met with Acting Deputy Chief of Mission ...

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U.S. Embassy Donates Nearly $250,000 in Ballistics ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 16, 2018  · RBPF officers display ballistics protective gear donated by the US Embassy. (Photo courtesy RBPF). On February 15, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Denver Herren presented the Royal Bahamas Police Force Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ferguson, and his team with over $245,000 worth of new ballistic vests, gear, uniforms, and equipment for several RBPF units to protect them in the line of duty.

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U.S. Citizen Services Archives | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 21, 2021  · Nassau Majority Rule Day Protest – January 10, 2017. A planned demonstration is scheduled to take place in Nassau on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, during the Bahamas’ Majority Rule Day holiday, commencing at 10:00 a.m. at Arawak Cay (“Fish Fry”) and proceeding east on Bay Street to Rawson Square (“ Parliament”).

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U.S. & The Bahamas Archives | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Dec 11, 2020  · The Bahamas Maintains a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2017 Trafficking In Persons Report. On Tuesday, June 27, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson released the 2017 Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Report. The Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report is the U.S. Government’s principal diplomatic tool to engage foreign governments on human trafficking.

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Bahamian Attorney Participates in U.S. State Department ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 18, 2015  · On Monday, March 16, youth activist, policy adviser and Bahamian attorney Tavarrie Smith paid a courtesy call on U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson to discuss his recent participation in the U.S. State Department sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) focused on “Children in the U.S. Justice System.” Mr. Smith, an attorney at Messrs. Bostwick & ...

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Caribbean Basin Security Initiative Technical Working ...

Posted: (52 years ago) U.S. Citizens with emergencies, please call 1-242-322-1181 ext.1. Outside of Hours, contact: 1-242-322-1181 ext.43111

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Messages for U.S. Citizens Archives | U.S. Embassy in The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 28, 2020  · Zika Virus Reported in New Providence and The Bahamas. The U.S. Embassy in Nassau informs U.S. citizens that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a travel notice regarding the Zika virus for the island of New Providence in The Bahamas (which includes the city of Nassau). There is evidence that Zika is linked to birth ...

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COB Student Participates in IVLP Exchange for Young ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 23, 2016  · Mr. Robinson is a student at the College of the Bahamas pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management. He is a member of the College of the Bahamas’ Union of Students and serves as the Senate Speaker for the 2016 academic year.

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Victims of Crime | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Contact local police (in an emergency, dial “911 or 919”) to report the incident and obtain immediate help with safety concerns. The police will arrange for a medical examination and social help if needed. Contact the consular section of the U.S. embassy for assistance. The ACS Unit can be reached during working hours at 242-328-3496.

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National Center for State Courts Partners with Police and ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 10, 2015  · The National Center for State Courts (NCSC) and the Ministries of Legal Affairs and National Security partnered to deliver a Criminal Gang Investigation and Prosecution Workshop for more than 40 ministry officials, public prosecutors, police investigators, and corrections officers August 6-7 in Nassau. The workshop was funded by the U.S. Embassy’s International Narcotics and Law ...

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Consular Affairs Archives | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 21, 2021  · Security Alert – Spring Break. Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Nassau, The Bahamas (March 1, 2018) Location: The Bahamas Event: Spring Break. We want you to stay safe during your spring break in The Bahamas. Follow the tips below and exercise caution and good judgment to make your stay a pleasant and safe one.

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University of The Bahamas Announced as a Recipient of a ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 31, 2017  · University of The Bahamas (UB) is among fourteen recipients of a 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund Grant. UB in partnership with Mississippi State University (MSU) and the University of The West Indies, Open Campus, St. Kitts and Nevis will develop a bilateral exchange study abroad program that advances coastal and climate sciences.

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ATF Partners with Bahamas Customs Department and RBPF on ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 27, 2018  · The Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) delivered a Small Arms Identification Training for approximately 30 Bahamas Customs and RBPF officers from March 19-23 in Nassau. The training was funded by the ATF and was part of ongoing U.S.-Bahamian cooperative efforts to curb the flow of illegal firearms into The Bahamas. The week-long ...

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U.S. Embassy Partners with Local Organizations to Promote ...

Posted: (52 years ago) For the fifth consecutive year, the U.S. Embassy partnered with Special Olympics Bahamas to host the annual Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day celebration at the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence on Saturday, September 27. As in years passed, the front lawn of the residence was transformed into a “Mini Camp Shriver” where hundreds of Special Olympics Bahamas athletes ...

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Education: The Foundation for Building a Better Future By ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 16, 2019  · The past few weeks have been extraordinarily challenging for so many Bahamians. On September 1, Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the northern Bahamas as a Category 5 storm—the most powerful hurricane to ever hit the country—destroying homes, livelihoods, and infrastructure. But in the face of disaster, you—the people of The Bahamas—have inspired us with your ...

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Key Business Links | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) US Business Resources Department of Commerce : The U.S. Department of Commerce promotes job creation, economic growth, sustainable development and improved standards of living for all Americans. The department houses agencies responsible for trade, economic development, technology, entrepreneurship and business development, environmental stewardship, and statistical research and …

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Federal Benefits Archives | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 23, 2017  · The following message is to notify U.S. citizens living in The Bahamas that a representative of the U.S. Regional Federal Benefits Office will be in Nassau on Thursday, February 23, 2017. The officer will have a live Guardian Talk Radio segment on “Morning Blend with Dwight Strachan” on Thursday, February 23, from 7:30-8:30 a.m.

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Economic Data & Reports | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) U.S. Citizens with emergencies, please call 1-242-322-1181 ext.1. Outside of Hours, contact: 1-242-322-1181 ext.43111

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Private Charter Companies that Fly Between the U.S. and ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 25, 2020  · U.S. Citizens with emergencies, please call 1-242-322-1181 ext.1. Outside of Hours, contact: 1-242-322-1181 ext.43111

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MOH PEPFAR Official Participates in IVLP Exchange Focused ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 12, 2017  · On Thursday, June 8th, Ms. Arvis Mortimer Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist with a focus on the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in the Ministry of Health (MOH) paid a courtesy call to U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson to discuss her participation in the U.S. State Department sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) ...

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Bahamian Student-Athletes Participate in a Dynamic ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 24, 2018  · On March 24, approximately 150 Bahamian student-athletes participated in an informative one-day workshop at the Melia Nassau Beach Hotel sponsored by U.S. Embassy Nassau in partnership with the non-profit Global Athletic Foundation for Youth (GAFY). The goal of the program and partnership is to develop well-rounded students who excel academically, as well as athletically in ...

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Bahamian Media Personality Participates in U.S. Exchange ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 24, 2016  · On Monday, August 22, recent International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) participant Tracy Ann Perpall, better known as "Tap," met with U.S. Charge d'Affaires Lisa Johnson to discuss her recent participation in a three-week professional exchange focused on …

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Statement from the Press Secretary in Honor of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 08, 2017  · International Women’s Day gives us the opportunity to celebrate and reflect upon the meaningful progress women have made throughout society, while also acknowledging that there is still much work that remains to be done to ensure the complete and consequential participation of women in all spheres of economic, political, and public life. Throughout our history, ...

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Bahamian Journalist Participates in State Department ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 08, 2017  · On Thursday, June 8th, Senior Information Officer at Bahamas Information Services (BIS) Lindsay Thompson paid a courtesy call to U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson at the U.S. Embassy to discuss her participation in the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP). Ms. Thompson also serves as the Public Information Officer for the National ...

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Press Releases Archives | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 01, 2021  · Deputy Assistant Secretary Caroline CasagrandeRemarks for Bahamas Fulbright Foreign Student Program LaunchNassau, Bahamas I am delighted to be here in the Bahamas, which is an important friend and partner to the United States. Education is at the root of all of our relationships, in science, business, and political life.

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U.S. Embassy and BTVI Sign MOU, Establish EducationUSA ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 24, 2019  · On Wednesday, October 23, the U.S. Embassy in Nassau and the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institution (BTVI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding, agreeing to make BTVI host of the new EducationUSA Advising Center in The Bahamas. Dr. Robert Robertson, President of BTVI, and Public Affairs Officer at the U.S. Embassy, Daniel Durazo, signed the memorandum ...

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Overseas Security Advisory Council Archives | U.S. Embassy ...

Posted: (52 years ago) U.S. Citizens with emergencies, please call 1-242-322-1181 ext.1. Outside of Hours, contact: 1-242-322-1181 ext.43111

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U.S. Embassy Flies Pride Flag for Month of June | U.S ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 01, 2021  · U.S. Embassy Flies Pride Flag for Month of June. On the morning of June 1, 2021, the United States Embassy in Nassau raised the rainbow Pride Flag to honor the human rights of LGBTQI+ persons in The Bahamas and around the world. During the month of June—which is celebrated as LGBTQI+ Pride Month in the United States—the widely recognized ...

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Passport Services | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) PASSPORT FEE: The fee for a first-time adult passport book application is $145.00. The fee for a passport card is $30.00. Payment may be made in cash, in U.S. dollars or Bahamian dollars (the currencies cannot be mixed), by credit card [Mastercard or Visa], or by bank draft payable to “ U.S. Embassy Nassau.

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United States Donates $3.6M in Modular Shelters, Rescue ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 18, 2020  · The Embassy of the United States in Nassau delivered $3.6 million dollars-worth of modular shelters, medical evacuation boats, and construction materials to The Ministry for Disaster Preparedness, Management, and Reconstruction just in time for peak hurricane season. Chargé d’Affaires John McNamara delivered the donation to Minister for Disaster Preparedness, …

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Minor Passports | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) U.S. Citizens age 0 to 15 Each U.S. citizen – even a newborn — must have his or her own U.S. passport when traveling abroad. Passports issued to children under the age of 16 are valid for a maximum of five years. The applicant (i.e. the child) must apply in person, and must be accompanied by ...

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Visas Archives | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 25, 2020  · Get the Facts about U.S. Visas and the Application Process. Contrary to media reports on March 18, 2019, the interview waiver program is already in place in The Bahamas, and has been for several years. Under the interview waiver program, those who are renewing a previous U.S. visa, or who meet certain other age-related criteria, may qualify for ...

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Security & Emergency Messages Archives | U.S. Embassy in ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 15, 2020  · Security Message: Update on Zika Virus in The Bahamas. November 18, 2016 The U.S. Embassy in Nassau provides this update of its previous message informing U.S. citizens that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a …

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Official Reports | U.S. Embassy in The Bahamas

Posted: (52 years ago) Official Reports. More information about The Bahamas is available from the Department of State and other sources, some of which are listed below: 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report (Bahamas) 2018 Trafficking In Persons Report (PDF 1 MB) 2018 Human Rights Report (PDF 223KB) 2019 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report. 2017 ...

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Youth Ambassadors Program with the Caribbean – Exuma ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 28, 2017  · Youth Ambassadors addresses three primary areas for the students: civic participation, appreciation of multi-ethnic diversity, and youth leadership. In addition, for the adult participants, it addresses adult leadership and mentoring. The sub theme of Youth and Social Transformation will be interwoven with the three main themes.

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U.S. Embassy Announces 9th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 24, 2014  · The United States Embassy in Nassau, The Bahamas, is pleased to announce the launch of the 9th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay contest. The purpose of the contest is to encourage students to explore the life of Dr. King and his impact on the civil rights movement. All high school students in The Bahamas ...

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