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U.S. Embassy Donates Military Tents and SUV to the Border Forces of Tajikistan

The U.S. Embassy’s Office of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) donated military tents and a sport utility vehicle to the Border Forces Main Directorate of the State Committee on National Security of the Republic of Tajikistan.  This donation, which totaled approximately $100,000, is intended to improve the technical capacity of Tajikistan’s Border Forces ... Read More»

U. S. Government hands over Heavy Machinery to Water Users Associations and Inaugurates new Office in Southern Tajikistan

U.S. Ambassador Susan M. Elliott and representatives of USAID, along with Governor of Khatlon Province Davlatsho Gulmahmadzoda, participated in ceremonies to hand over irrigation machinery to communities in Khatlon Province.  The Jilikul Federation of Water Users Association received an excavator valued at $112,000 and Nahri Qumsangir Federation of Water Users Association received a tractor/backhoe valued ... Read More»

Global Undergraduate Exchange Program 2015-2016

The U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan announces an open competition for the 2015-2016 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD). Global UGRAD will provide a select group of students with scholarships for one academic semester of undergraduate, non-degree study in the United States. The scholarship will cover international travel, tuition, room and board, accident/sickness insurance, a small ... Read More»

Teaching Excellence and Achievement (TEA) Program

The Teaching Excellence and Achievement (TEA) Program provides international teachers with unique opportunities to develop expertise in their subject areas, enhance their teaching skills, and increase their knowledge about the United States. The international participants will travel to the United States in two cohorts of approximately 75 teachers each in spring or fall 2016.TEA consists ... Read More»

The 2015 English Teaching Mentor Program

The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section is now accepting applications for the 2015 English Teaching Mentor (ETM) Program.  From April to December 2015, the ETM program will provide four intensive, multi-day training workshops in Dushanbe, focusing on English-language teaching and led by American instructors.  Participants will develop a network of fellow teachers with whom to ... Read More»