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Chargé Seaver Reaffirms U.S. Commitment to Combating FGM

Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Shelly Seaver reaffirmed the U.S. commitment to combatting FGM in a February 7 interview with Gambian Radio and Television Service’s “The Gambia Today” show. The radio show spoke both with the CDA and U.S.-Gambian NGO “Safe Hands for Girls” Coordinator Sait Matty Jaw on the topic. U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Shelly ...
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U.S. Embassy Banjul Announces 2019 Study of U.S. Institutes’ Applications

U.S. Embassy Banjul is accepting applications for the Summer, 2019 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars. The Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars are intensive post-graduate level academic programs with integrated study tours whose purpose is to provide foreign scholars and administrators the opportunity to deepen their understanding of U.S. society, culture, values, ...
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Embassy Banjul Celebrates Thanksgiving with Gambian Feast

The Embassy Banjul community came together last week to celebrate Thanksgiving as friends and colleagues.  At the end of the day on Friday, the Local Staff Committee treated their American colleagues to a traditional Gambian delicacy benachin, a savory curried rice dish topped with chicken, beef, and sausage and American colleagues provided an array of ...
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