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Ambassador Nina Maria Fite visited the Lauca Dam, the largest hydroelectric dam in Angola

US Power Africa Program Helps Connect Power Grids in Angola On April 7, 2021, Ambassador Nina Maria Fite visited the Lauca Dam, the largest hydroelectric dam in Angola. We are happy to be part of the project to connect the over 2,000 megawatts of energy generated at Lauca to other regional power providers, giving many more ...
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Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund

The Embassy of the United States of America is pleased to announce the opening of the public competition for access to the Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund. The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) program is a grass-roots grant assistance program that allows us to support local requests for small community-based development projects. The purpose of the Special ...
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U.S. Embassy in Angola promotes financial inclusion of women through the ELA Program

On Monday, March 29th, the U.S. Embassy in Angola, in partnership with KiandaHub, officially launched the ELA Program (Empowerment, Leadership, Access), as part of its entrepreneurship advancement program, which aims to promote women’s socioeconomic inclusion.  The event took place at KiandaHub’s facilities, located at Rua Alda Lara, No. 3, Vila Alice. The ELA Program (Empowerment, ...
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To Walk the Earth in Safety: New Report Showcases U.S. Global Leadership in Landmine Clearance and Conventional Weapons Destruction

The  Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement  in the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Political-Military Affairs released the 20th Edition of  To Walk the Earth in Safety , a report underscoring the accomplishments of the U.S. Conventional Weapons Destruction Program. The United States is the world’s single largest financial supporter of conventional weapons destruction, investing more than $4 billion in over 100 countries since 1993 to promote ...
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Inaugural Address by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.

Washington, D.C. January 20, 2021 11:52 AM EST   THE PRESIDENT: Chief Justice Roberts, Vice President Harris, Speaker Pelosi, Leader Schumer, Leader McConnell, Vice President Pence, distinguished guests, and my fellow Americans. This is America’s day. This is democracy’s day. A day of history and hope. Of renewal and resolve. Through a crucible for the ...
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