COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: Suriname has confirmed cases of COVID 19 within its borders. Please visit www.covid-19.sr for an updated case count. Please be advised that starting Sunday, March 29th the Government of Suriname will institute a nationwide curfew between the hours of 2000-0600 as a counter measure to the spread of COVID-19. The curfew will last two weeks and …

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Message for U.S. Citizens-Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world!

Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you may need to re-register.  Go to FVAP.gov to connect to your state’s voter portal to register to vote, request a ballot, and more.  Once you confirm your registration, follow a few simple steps to vote in the …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Paramaribo

Location: Suriname Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Stay alert …

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Security Message: Planned Demonstration at the U.S. Embassy on December 17, 2017

A demonstration is expected to take place at the U.S. Embassy on Sunday, December 17.  The U.S. Embassy does not have information on the time and duration of the demonstration.  The group will be demonstrating with the stated purpose of protesting the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Insel Air

February 2, 2017 This message is to inform U.S. citizens that U.S. Consulate General Curaçao has temporarily prohibited U.S. Consulate Curacao personnel from flying on Insel Air. The Consulate adopted this policy following an internal review of safety-related considerations. You are receiving this message because Insel Air also flies to Suriname. On December 27, 2016, …

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