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U.S.-Funded, UN-Coordinated Project Will Strengthen Crime Data Sharing in Belize

Belmopan – U.S. Embassy Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) Coordinator Mary Walz and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Deputy Resident Representative in Belize Ian King handed over US$26,760 in Information Communication Technology (ICT) equipment today to the Minister in the Ministry of Home Affairs & New Growth Industries Kareem Musa. The ...
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U.S. Embassy Donates Vehicles to Support the Fight Against Crime in Belize

Belmopan – U.S. Embassy Belmopan presented six vehicles to the Government of Belize today as a security donation to the Police Department and the Customs and Excise Department to deter and disrupt criminal activities in remote areas and to expand law enforcement training opportunities for officers throughout Belize. This latest U.S. government donation is valued ...
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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Belmopan, Belize

Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Belmopan, Belize (05-Oct-2021) Location:  Belize Event:  Updated Curfew Hours and COVID-19 Restrictions. The Government of Belize has announced pandemic-related, updated curfew and movement restrictions in Belize, which began at midnight on Sunday, October 3, 2021. A daily curfew is in effect across the country from 9:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. Persons violating ...
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CDC and Baylor College of Medicine Partner to Bring COVID Sequencing to Belize

Belmopan – On September 29, Minister of Health and Wellness Michel Chebat joined U.S. Embassy Belmopan Medical Officer Sarah Kieffer and Dr. Kristy Murray, Director of the Center for Human Immunobiology at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital, on a tour of the Belize Central Laboratory to view donated genomic sequencing equipment used ...
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Secretary of State Blinken’s Statement on Belize’s 40th Independence Day

On behalf of the Government and people of the United States of America, I extend my warmest congratulations to the people of Belize on the momentous occasion of the 40th anniversary of your independence. The United States joins the people of Belize in celebrating the accomplishments your country has achieved over the past four decades ...
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