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Remarks by Keith Gilges, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Youth Ambassadors Program Alumni Seminar August 16, 2019

Good evening.  It gives me great pleasure to have the opportunity to join you here on this special occasion as we kick off Belize’s first Youth Ambassadors Program Alumni Seminar.  I am impressed by today’s turnout—thank you, the Love Foundation and Belize Alumni Association, for spearheading this important initiative.  As you might know, Belize joined ...
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Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellowship Applications Opening Soon

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is pleased to announce that applications for the 2020 cohort of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Program will open in August.  Please see the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative website for updates and application information. ECA has increased the number of Young Leaders of the Americas ...
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Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Keith Gilges’ Remarks at the 243rd Independence Day Celebration

Welcome and Good Afternoon. My special thanks to our private sector sponsors: American Airlines; Best Western Belize Biltmore Hotel; Bowen & Bowen; eData Ltd.; Madisco Food & Beverage; Karl H. Menzies, Ltd.; Madisco Food & Beverage; Ramada Princess Hotel & Casino; Sabido & Company; Southwest Airlines; the Twin Palms Inn; United Airlines; and Valley of ...
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