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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 11/03/2022 The CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers. Check the CDC website for additional information and  Frequently Asked Questions .  . Country-Specific Information: Suriname has confirmed cases of Covid-19 within its borders. Please visit www.covid-19.sr for an updated case ...
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Remarks by Charge d’affaires, a.i. Priyadarshi Sen at AWE graduation ceremony (as prepared).

Thanks to Leanda Zeldenrust from Stichting Vonzell for doing such a good job implementing The Academy of Women Entrepreneurs for the Embassy. Congratulations to all of the women here who have completed this program! “Entrepreneurship is one of our shared values, one of the many similarities between Surinamese and American people.” The U.S. believes in ...
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U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation 2023 Grants Program

The Embassy of the United States is pleased to announce the call for proposals for the 2023 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) grants competition. The AFCP was established in 2001 in collaboration with the Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) to assist countries in preserving their cultural heritage.  AFCP-supported ...
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U.S. Embassy and Government of Suriname Strengthen Cooperation to Advance Citizen Security and Combat Organized Crime and Corruption

On Monday, October 31, the Government of the United States and the Government of Suriname affirmed commitments under a Letter of Agreement (LOA) to strengthen their cooperation in countering transnational organized crime and corruption.  The agreement provides the formal mechanism for the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) to ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Paramaribo

Location: Suriname Event: Paramaribo Road Closures between October 10-24, 2022. The Suriname Police Force (KPS) has reported planned road closures that will have a significant impact on traffic from October 10th to 24th on Flustraat and Kernkampweg in the vicinity of the Academic Hospital, the Radio Therapeutic Center, and the Benjamin pumping station. Traffic congestion in the ...
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