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Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By

If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election it is important to ACT NOW!  Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away!  Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States – but you can get assistance in requesting and returning your absentee ballot.  Many states require ...
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Reminder: Absentee Voting Week is September 27 – October 4, 2020

Be an Active Voter by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2020 U.S. elections and participating in Absentee Voting Week! In some states voter registration and ballot request deadlines for the November 2020 election are as early as October 5th.  Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and voted absentee ...
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COVID-19 Information (Updated September 24, 2020)

Last updated: September 24, 2020. Nepal Country-Specific Information: For statistics about COVID-19 in Nepal, please find updates at  https://covid19.ndrrma.gov.np/ . On September 9, Government of Nepal officials announced a loosening of the lockdown for Kathmandu Valley. Essential businesses are open in the morning until 1100 hours and again from 1700-1900 hours. Takeaway and other delivery services ...
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U.S. Embassy Supports Youth Public Policy Training

September 15, 2020 Gandaki Province – United States Ambassador Randy W. Berry inaugurated the Pre-Professional Parliamentary Support Program (PPSP) today.  The PPSP is a first of its kind fellowship for youth in Nepal that teaches law-making and public policy.  Recognizing youth make up 52% of the Nepali voting population, the U.S. Embassy has partnered with ...
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3 Ways to Vote from Overseas

Remember to add extra time for mail—Vote by October 2 Voter registration and absentee ballot requests are determined by the individual state laws, even for federal elections. Contact your state’s chief election administrative office to determine the procedures and obtain the correct forms. It is also possible to use a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to ...
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