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PRESS RELEASE: $38M Cashew Value Chain Project for  The Gambia, Senegal, and Guinea-Bissau Launched  

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food For Progress (FFPr) Regional Cashew Value Chain Project is implementing a $38 million, six-year project in The Gambia, Senegal, and Guinea-Bissau which will enhance the regional cashew value chain to improve the trade of processed cashews in local and international markets.  On January 29, 2020 U.S. Ambassador ...
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Demonstration Alert:  U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (January 24, 2020)

This demonstration alert is for U.S. citizens residing or traveling in The Gambia. Location:  Anticipated gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Banjul: January 25:  Kairaba Avenue between Westfield Junction and Alliance Francaise January 26:  Sting Corner – junction of Banjul Serrekunda Highway and Bertil Harding Highway – until Denton ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia

This demonstration alert is for U.S. citizens residing or traveling in The Gambia. Location:  Anticipated gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Banjul: Sting Corner – junction of Banjul Serrekunda Highway and Bertil Harding Highway Denton Bridge Events:  Demonstrations organized by ‘Operation Three Years Jotna’ are expected to take place ...
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Ambassador Visits Peace Corps Volunteers

Ambassador Carl Paschall and Public Affairs Officer Kathryn Edwards visited Anna, a Peace Corps Volunteer in a village in the Lower River region. Anna is a health volunteer who works closely with multiple village leaders to champion health and opportunities for development in her community.  Members of the community warmly greeted the Ambassador, proudly showing him ...
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