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Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)- Small Grants for Program Alumni 2021

The Small grants for Alumni provide quick turnaround funding to support alumni-led projects up to $10,000 that address educational inclusivity, economic recovery, resiliency and other COVID-19 recovery efforts.  We encourage alumni to submit projects that bolster democratic principles while addressing the needs that have arisen due to the current global health crisis including, but not limited ...
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Travel Alert: Visa Requirement for U.S. Citizens Visiting Bolivia

Location: Bolivia Event: Reimposition of Tourist Visa Requirement for U.S. Citizens Visiting Bolivia Starting February 8, 2021 On February 2, 2021, the Bolivian government issued Supreme Decree 4460, which reinstates tourist visa requirements for U.S. citizens visiting Bolivia. Beginning February 8, 2021, all U.S. citizens visiting Bolivia will be required to obtain a tourist visa. A tourist ...
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Travel Advisory – February 2, 2021

Bolivia – Level 4: Do not travel to Bolivia due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Bolivia due to COVID-19. Travelers to Bolivia may experience border closures, airport closures, travel prohibitions, stay at home orders, business closures, and ...
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Health Alert – Bolivian Healthcare System Severely Strained Due to Spike in COVID-19 Infections

Location: Nationwide Event: Medical facilities throughout Bolivia are experiencing difficulty coping with a sudden rise in COVID-19 infections, leading to serious deficiencies in medical care throughout the country. The current availability of urgent and routine medical care at hospitals in large cities is inadequate. Medical care in rural communities is also limited. Shortfalls in Intensive Care Unit ...
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