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Senior U.S. Military Officer Visits The Gambia

U.S. Army Major General Andrew M. Rohling visited The Gambia from April 19-20, 2021. Major General Rohling, who was on a tour of the region, held discussions with senior government officials, military leaders, and international partners on issues related to security sector reform, capacity development, peacekeeping operations, and U.S.-Gambia defense ties. On April 20, the ...
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U.S. Embassy Announces Annual Competition for Humphrey Fellowship 2022-2023

The United States Embassy Banjul is pleased to announce the annual competition for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program is open to the public. The Fellowship is a one-year program to study at a leading U.S. university, offered to young and mid-career professionals who have a proven track record of leadership and a commitment to ...
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Ambassador Paschall Welcomes COVAX Vaccine Arrival to Gambia

“I was pleased to see the arrival to The Gambia of COVID-19 vaccines that were sponsored through the COVAX program.  I am proud that the United States announced contributions totaling $4 billion U.S. Dollars, over 200 Billion Dalasi, to support the global COVAX collective.  This funding is making global vaccination – including in The Gambia ...
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Ambassador Paschall Speaks to National Broadcaster on the Importance of Democracy

On January 12, Ambassador Paschall appeared live on the Gambia Radio and Television Services’ (GRTS) prime time 8 p.m. newscast. In the six-minute-long interview, the Ambassador answered questions on the significance of Congress’s certification of President-elect Biden, lessons learned from the U.S. election, and his take on the upcoming Gambian election. The Ambassador stressed that ...
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Ambassador Paschall Congratulates Foreign Press Center Journalists

Ahead of the inauguration day festivities in Washington, DC, Ambassador Paschall delivered official certificates and congratulatory cakes to the three Gambian Journalists who took part in the 2020 Foreign Press Center Presidential Election Reporting tours.  The Ambassador met with the journalists and media chiefs of three Gambian media houses.  The Ambassador’s visit highlighted the importance ...
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