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Ambassador Visits Religious Centers, Projects in NBR

The United States Ambassador to The Gambia, C. Patricia Alsup, resumed her comprehensive nationwide outreach with visits to religious centers and to projects funded by the U.S. Embassy in the North Bank Region (NBR) on September 27. While in NBR, the Ambassador, accompanied by the region’s Governor, Lamin Queen Jammeh, visited the Kerewan and Farafenni ...
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Ambassador Alsup Interacts with Gambia’s Religious Leaders

Strengthening ties with Gambia’s religious communities; Ambassador C. Patricia Alsup visited the King Fahad Mosque in Banjul. The Ambassador was received on arrival by the Imam Ratib of Banjul, His Eminence, Alhaji Cherno Alieu Mass Kah, the Secretary General of Banjul Muslim Elders’ Committee, Alhaji Alieu Mboge, and other senior executive members. The Ambassador later ...
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U.S. Embassy Grants Over 3.6 Million Dalasi for Community Improvements, Refugee Support in The Gambia

On September 21, the U.S. Embassy held a signing ceremony granting over 3.6 million dalasis to 10 community groups throughout The Gambia.  The money was given as part of the Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) program.  This community-driven assistance program allows the U.S. Embassy to respond to local requests for small development projects.  These programs directly ...
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2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Applications in Progress

Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders  is an unparalleled opportunity for you to be a part of a dynamic network with opportunities for continued leadership and career enhancement. Applications are open from September 21 to October 26. Learn more at goo.gl/LbNZh7   #YALI2017 WHAT ARE THE CRITERIA FOR SELECTION? A proven record of leadership and accomplishment in public service, business and entrepreneurship, or ...
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Check our New Site!

Yes, we have a brand new website! Have a look around! The new-look website has seven sections representing broad topics that may be of interest to you. The sections are broken down further into sub-categories to assist you in finding specific information. The Seven Sections are: Visas – For all your Visa needs and questions. U.S. Citizen Services – ...
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