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Jilga School Opening Ceremony

U.S. Embassy representatives and Shurobod District Chairman Amirkhon Ikromzoda, officiated the opening of Jilga School in the village of Jilga, Shurobod District, in Khatlon Province. The U.S. Government is proud to support the Tajikistan Government to increase access to primary education. Since 2011, the U.S. Embassy has collaborated closely with Shurobod district leaders to construct ... Read More»

Deputy Assistant Secretaries of State Rosenblum and Feldstein to Travel to Tajikistan

Deputy Assistant Secretaries of State Daniel N. Rosenblum and Steven Feldstein will travel to Dushanbe, Tajikistan February 5-8. During their visit, they will have consultations with representatives of the Government of Tajikistan on a range of bilateral and international issues, as well as meet with civil society organizations. Daniel N. Rosenblum is Deputy Assistant Secretary ... Read More»

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»