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Security Alert-U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia – February 2, 2024 Location: Armenia Event: Travel Restriction Reduction U.S. Embassy employees and their families are prohibited from any non-essential travel to the following locations, which reflects an easing of restrictions since the last notice was issued: Gegharkunik region east of Vardenis; Syunik region east of Goris; Syunik ... Read More»

Defense Threat Reduction Agency supported Workshop on Cross Border Cooperation Between Armenia and Georgia

The US Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) supported the 2nd Armenia-Georgia Cross Border Cooperation workshop on veterinary practices, held in Yerevan on December 6-7, 2023. This event brought together key Armenian figures from the Ministry of Economy and Food Safety Inspection Body (FSIB), alongside their Georgian counterparts from the National Food Agency and State Laboratory ... Read More»

U.S. Embassy in Yerevan Announces New Professional Exchange Program for Journalists

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 U.S. Embassy in Yerevan Announces New Professional Exchange Program for Journalists The U.S. Embassy in Yerevan today announced the launch of a new $1.2 million exchange program for Armenian journalists.  In partnership with World Learning and the Poynter Institute, a global leader in journalism, the U.S.-Armenia Professional Partnership in Journalism (PPJ) ... Read More»

Call for proposals for the 2024 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP)

The U.S. Embassy in Armenia announces a call for proposals for the 2024 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP).  The program will be implemented through the Cultural Heritage Center in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The application process involves two rounds:  In Round 1, we will collect project ideas in the form of concept ... Read More»

Administrator Samantha Power Arrives in Armenia

Administrator Samantha Power arrived today in Armenia to affirm U.S. support for Armenia’s sovereignty, independence, territorial integrity, and democracy and to address humanitarian needs stemming from the recent violence in Nagorno-Karabakh. Administrator Power is joined by U.S. Department of State Acting Assistant Secretary for Europe and Eurasian Affairs Yuri Kim. The United States continues to ... Read More»