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Remarks by President Obama on Nowruz

To view the President’s video message, click here . Hello!  To everyone celebrating Nowruz—across the United States and in countries around the world—Nowruz Mubarak. For thousands of years, this has been a time to gather with family and friends and welcome a new spring and a new year.  Last week, my wife Michelle helped mark Nowruz ...
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Call for Proposals for 2015 TV Coop Program

The U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan seeks project proposals from both government and independent TV stations and production companies from Tajikistan for the 2015 TV Cooperative program (TV Coop).  The Program sends TV stations and TV production studios’ crews to the United States for a two-week period to film original documentaries and news features on jointly ...
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USAID Launches 2015 – 2019 Strategy for Central Asia

On February 12, U.S. Ambassador Susan M. Elliott joined USAID’s Regional Mission Director for Central Asia Jonathan Addleton to launch the United States Agency for International Development strategy for Central Asia for 2015 to 2019. Usmonali Usmonzoda, Minister of Energy and Water Resources and Jalil Pirizoda, Head of Department of Agriculture and Land Use also ...
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U.S. Embassy Hosts UN Peacekeeping Workshop

The Embassy’s Office of Military Cooperation and the George C. Marshall Center for Security Studies hosted the third annual UN Peacekeeping Development Workshop in Dushanbe February 9-11, 2015. This year, the workshop brought together peacekeeping experts from the United States, Germany, Mongolia, and Kazakhstan to discuss national-level strategic issues related to development, training, and deployment ...
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USAID Launches New TB Program in Central Asia

United States Ambassador Susan M. Elliott and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) hosted the launch of the USAID Tuberculosis (TB) Control Program, a new regional program to improve diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis in Tajikistan. This program is an extension of TB control activities initiated under past USAID projects such as TB CARE ...
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