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Senior U.S. State Department Official Visits Belize

Belmopan—Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary (PDAS) Julie Chung of the State Department’s Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs visited Belize on October 27-28.  This is PDAS Chung’s first visit to Belize, where she met with key government and private sector leaders and underscored the strength and importance of the partnership between Belize and the United States. PDAS ...
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U.S. grants support good governance initiatives in Belize

Belmopan—The U.S. Embassy announced the recipients of the 2019 Central America Regional Security Initiative, Economic Support Fund (CARSI ESF) grants during an award ceremony on October 9, 2019.  The three grants, totaling $750,000 USD, support good governance, using civil society engagement to strengthen government effectiveness.  The United States has invested more than $42 million USD ...
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Secretary of State Pompeo’s Statement on Belize’s 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 38th anniversary of your independence, September 21. There is much to celebrate this year, as Belize held a historic National Referendum and strengthened disaster resiliency with partner nations across the Caribbean and ...
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Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch Visits Belize

Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch traveled to Belize to review consular operations and to meet with the Government of Belize representatives, as well as the U.S. Embassy team, on August 29-30. The Assistant Secretary underscored the United States’ deep and sustained commitment on a variety of consular issues, including the welfare ...
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