International Education Week will be celebrated around the world November 15-19, 2021. To help celebrate this event, the U.S. Embassy in Dushanbe will host a series of in-person presentations at the American Space Dushanbe by educational organizations including American Councils, EducationUSA, American Spaces, University of Central Asia, American University of Central Asia, British Embassy. and Ilmhona. Visitors can learn about these organizations’ programs, gain insight into educational opportunities in the United States, and ask questions about how to apply. U.S. Embassy Dushanbe will host an opening ceremony on Saturday, November 13, 2021, at 14:00, which will preview the schedule for International Education Week and provide an overview of all U.S. Embassy-supported education programs. This session will be streamed live on Facebook through the U.S. Embassy Dushanbe Facebook page. The full schedule of events will be available here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1538041539879299
International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of an effort to prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the United States. Exchanges are critical to developing mutual understanding and respect between nations.