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U.S. Embassy and Myanmar Football Federation Highlight Teamwork to Win Against Drugs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 13, 2019 U.S. Embassy and Myanmar Football Federation Highlight Teamwork to Win Against Drugs Yangon, Myanmar – The U.S. Embassy and Myanmar Football Federation are teaming up to host the ‘Community Champions’ sports program.  Today, they kicked off the program with an opening ceremony at the National Football Academy. “Sports are ...
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U.S. Embassy Announces Continued Support for Conservation of Shwe Nandaw Monastery in Mandalay

For Immediate Release November 8, 2019 Yangon, Myanmar – The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce $300,000 of continued to support for the ongoing conservation efforts at the Shwe Nandaw Kyaung Monastery in Mandalay.  This brings the total U.S. investment in the conservation of this important cultural site to $1.1 million.  This support is through ...
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AFCP 2020 Small Grants Competition [FY20-MMR-NOFO-02]

The US Embassy is accepting project applications for the 2020 Small Grants Competition of the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). The deadline for submitting applications to the US Embassy is December 10, 2019. Full implementation of the AFCP 2020 program is pending the availability of FY 2020 funds and an approved congressional spend ...
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AFCP 2020 Large Grants Competition [FY20-MMR-NOFO-01]

The U.S. Embassy is accepting project applications for the 2020 Large Grants Program of the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). The deadline for submitting project abstracts to the U.S. Embassy is December 10, 2019. For abstracts that advance to Round 2, the submission deadline for full project applications is February 14, 2020.  Full implementation ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Coffee Hour with Embassy Staff in Myitkyina, Nov 15

THE EMBASSY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA IN RANGOON IS TRANSMITTING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION THROUGH THE EMBASSY WARDEN SYSTEM AS A PUBLIC SERVICE TO U.S. CITIZENS IN MYANMAR.  PLEASE DISSEMINATE THIS MESSAGE TO ALL U.S. CITIZENS IN YOUR ORGANIZATION OR NEIGHBORHOOD. The U.S. Embassy Consular Section is pleased to announce that we will be holding a no-host “coffee ...
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