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Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Paramaribo

Location: Paramaribo, Suriname Event: Protest at Suriname Ministry of Health April 20, 2023 The Suriname Police Force (KPS) has has reported that a protest is currently happening at the Ministry of Health on the Henck Aaronstraat. The protest consists of approximately 200-300 people and is reported to be a peaceful protest. Police have closed part of the ... Read More»

Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Paramaribo

Location: Suriname Event: Paramaribo Road Closures between April 13 and 23, 2023. The Suriname Police Force (KPS) has reported planned road closures that will have a significant impact on traffic from April 13, 2023, through April 23, 2023, on Flustraat and Kernkampweg in the vicinity of the Academic Hospital, the Radio Therapeutic Center, and the Benjamin pumping ... Read More»

Public notice, Request for Quotation

The Embassy of the United States of America, Paramaribo is seeking a contractor or firm to perform the following services: Roof Restoration Work Services Painting Services Important notice: All offerors and quoters are required to be registered in SAM, , at the time an offer or quotation is submitted to comply with the annual representations ... Read More»

South Dakota National Guard arrives for School Renovation Program

PARAMARIBO – Thirty members of the South Dakota National Guard arrived in Suriname via an Iowa National Guard KC-135 on April 11.  Their visit is part of a joint two-week engineering program with Suriname’s Ministries of Defense and Education to renovate schools in rural and underserved communities. As part of its State Partnership Program, the ... Read More»

Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Paramaribo

Location: Paramaribo, Suriname Event: Paramaribo Protest and Street Closures On Friday March 24, 2023, starting at approximately 10:00 AM, a protest will be held at the Independence Square in Downtown Paramaribo, near the Presidential Palace. The size of the protest is unknown. There will be a large police presence in the area. Road closures will be ... Read More»