The Arsenal of Vaccines: U.S. to Donate Half a Billion Pfizer Vaccines to the World’s Lowest Income Nations

Thursday, June 10, 2021 The Arsenal of Vaccines: U.S. to Donate Half a Billion Pfizer Vaccines to the World’s Lowest Income Nations   “The United States is providing these half billion doses with no strings attached.” President Joe Biden Today, President Joe Biden announced the United States will purchase and donate half a billion Pfizer …

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FACT SHEET: President Biden Announces Historic Vaccine Donation: Half a Billion Pfizer Vaccines to the World’s Lowest-Income Nations

JUNE 10, 2021•  STATEMENTS AND RELEASES 500 million life-saving vaccines to be delivered by June of next year, including 200 million to be delivered by the end of 2021 Donation will serve as the foundation for a coordinated effort by the world’s democracies to vaccinate people around the world Today, President Biden will announce that the United States …

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FACT SHEET: Biden-Harris Administration Unveils Strategy for Global Vaccine Sharing, Announcing Allocation Plan for the First 25 Million Doses

As we continue to fight the COVID-19 pandemic at home and work to end the pandemic worldwide, President Biden has promised that the United States will be an arsenal of vaccines for the world. To do that, the Administration will pursue several additional measures beyond our robust funding for COVAX: Donating from the U.S. vaccine …

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DOJ Press Release: Former Minister of Gov’t of Bolivia, Owner of Florida-Based Co., and 3 Others Charged in Bribery and Money Laundering Scheme

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 26, 2021   Former Minister of Government of Bolivia, Owner of Florida-Based Company, and Three Others Charged in Bribery and Money Laundering Scheme   Two Bolivian nationals and three U.S. citizens were arrested on May 21, and May 22, in Florida and Georgia …

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U.S. Applauds Partners’ COVAX AMC Commitments To Fight COVID-19

The United States and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance (Gavi) applaud new partner commitments announced at this morning’s “One World Protected” event to accelerate global access to COVID-19 vaccines, including more than $300 million in financial contributions as well as in-kind donations including millions of safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine doses to be shared by COVAX.

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Chargé D’Affaires Charisse Phillips arrives in Bolivia

The United States Embassy in La Paz is pleased to announce the arrival of Chargé d’Affaires in Bolivia, Charisse Phillips. Chargé Phillips joins us from her most recent assignment as Minister Counselor for Consular Affairs in New Delhi, India, and has previously represented the United States in Guatemala, Peru, and El Salvador.

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U.S. Support to Combat Wildfires in Eastern Bolivia

In coordination with Bolivian authorities, the United States is providing personal protective equipment and firefighting tools, and has deployed a team to support response efforts and provide technical expertise to protect lives and control the wildfires in eastern Bolivia.

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Heather Nauert – Political and Religious Prisoners Held by the Russian Government

The United States is deeply concerned by the growing number of individuals—now more than 150—identified by credible human rights organizations as political and religious prisoners held by the Government of the Russian Federation

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U.S. Embassy Celebrates Legacy of Jaime Escalante

September 8, 2016 — The U.S. Embassy hosted a posthumous tribute to Professor Jaime Escalante on Wednesday, September 7th, at 19:00 at Cinemateca Boliviana, in La Paz. On the occasion, the Embassy celebrated the launching of a commemorative stamp in honor of Jaime Escalante. The United States Postal Service issued the stamp on July 13, …

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Two Cochabamba students win scholarship to Space School

July 10, 2014 — Two students from Cochabamba, Andressa Camacho of American International School of Bolivia (AISB) and Annelisse Claros Mendieta from Hughes College, won a scholarship to the International Space School Foundation and will travel to the U.S. at the end of this month. Funding for the grants comes from five Bolivian donor companies …

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