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U.S. Embassy Sends Female Nepali Athletes to U.S. through Sports Visitor Program

June 27, 2019 The U.S. Embassy is sending five female youth soccer players to the United States for the Sports Visitor Program (SVP) from June 30-July 12.  SVP is an international exchange program that introduces participants to American culture, leadership, and best practices in sports – from community-based recreational youth play to professional leagues.  Managed ...
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Bandh/Strike/Protest Alert – U. S. Embassy Kathmandu, Nepal (June 24, 2019)

 Location: Nepal Event: Nationwide political protests are planned from Tuesday, June 25, 2019.  This could result in possible disturbances, demonstrations, and actions that result in violence or other disruptions across Nepal.  On May 26, 2019, a Biplav initiated bandh resulted in numerous incidents of arson and explosions, some of which detonated in Kathmandu resulting in fatalities.  ...
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Nepal EducationUSA Marketing & Communications Project

Notice of Funding Opportunities (NOFO) Nepal EducationUSA Marketing & Communications Project Deadline: 07/09/2019 A. Background Embassy Kathmandu’s Public Affairs Section (PAS) is soliciting proposals from interested non-profit organizations to oversee the Nepal EducationUSA Digital Marketing & Communications Project.  The deadline for proposals is 07/09/2019.  The U.S. Embassy Kathmandu will select an organization to 1) create ...
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U.S. Higher Education Alumni Mentor & Guidance Counselor Training Program

Notice of Funding Opportunities (NOFO) U.S. Higher Education Alumni Mentor & Guidance Counselor Training Program Deadline: 07/09/2019 A. Background Embassy Kathmandu’s Public Affairs Section (PAS) is soliciting proposals from interested non-profit organizations to implement a U.S. Higher Education Alumni Mentor and Guidance Counselor Training Program.  The deadline for submitting this proposal is 07/09/2019.  The U.S. ...
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Ambassador Randy W. Berry At Peace Corps/Nepal Group N206 Swearing-in Ceremony

April 19, 2019 Good afternoon and Namaste, Chief guest The Honorable Chakra Pani Khana, Minister of Agriculture and Livestock Development, government officials, distinguished guests, Peace Corps Country Director, Sherry Russell, Peace Corps staff, current and returned Peace Corps volunteers, and most importantly trainees, soon to be volunteers.  This is the first time that I have ...
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