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Ambassador Scot Marciel’s Special Lecture at the University of Yangon

Ambassador Scot Marciel’s Special Lecture at the University of Yangon January 8, 2020 [Remarks as prepared] AMBASSADOR MARCIEL:  Good morning.  Thank you all for taking time to come today.  As Professor Chaw Chaw Sein mentioned, I thought this would be a good opportunity and the professor specifically asked me to speak about U.S.-Myanmar relations.  The ...
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2020 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund

Funding Amount:  Maximum of $25,000 Deadline for Applications:  February 14, 2020 Theme:  Women, Peace and Security Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must be alumni of a U.S. government-funded exchange program  or a  U.S. government-sponsored exchange program Proposals must be submitted by teams comprised of a least two (2) alumni of USG sponsored exchange programs. Alumni who are U.S. citizens may be part of the team, ...
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Ambassador Scot Marciel’s Remarks – Midwifery Training School, Taunggyi

Ambassador Scot Marciel’s Remarks Midwifery Training School, Taunggyi January 23, 2020, 9:00 a.m. [as prepared] Thank you Principal Daw Haymar Soe Win for welcoming us to the Midwifery Training School, Taunggyi. Thank you Dr. Myint Myint Than, Deputy Director of Maternal and Child Health at Ministry of Health and Sports, and Dr. Thuzar Chit Tin, ...
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U.S. Ambassador Visits Nurses and Midwives in Taunggyi

January 23, 2020 U.S. Ambassador Visits Nurses and Midwives in Taunggyi   Taunggyi – U.S. Ambassador Scot Marciel met hundreds of nursing students, midwives, and skilled birth attendants during a visit to the Midwifery Training School in Taunggyi, which is supported by the U.S. government through the Access to Health Fund.  Ambassador Marciel toured the ...
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