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Tunisian Youth Lead COVID-19 Response – Oumaima Dhahri

Oumaima Dhahri, a youth participant in the USAID – US Agency for International Development sponsored Ma3an Tunisia project, decided to put her abilities to use to help her country’s response to the spread of COVID19. Wanting to help keep Tunisians safe and reduce the shortage of medical equipment across the country, Oumaima from Sidi Bouzid, volunteered ...
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MEPI LDF COVID-19 Community Support Initiative

The MEPI Leadership Development Fellowship (LDF) announces the LDF COVID-19 Community Support Initiative (LDF-CCSI) which aims to support LDF alumni’s efforts to address the urgent needs of communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative will support eligible LDF alumni by offering technical and financial grant support for alumni community initiatives that aid COVID-19 relief; online ...
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The Assistance Unit Provides Iftars for 520 Needy Families and 165 Medical Staff

Following the Embassy’s efforts to respond to the economic challenges caused by COVID-19, the Political Section’s Assistance Unit, in collaboration with its partners FHI360, Education for Employment, the Financial Services Volunteer Corps, Action Positive, and Rawafed association provided food boxes to 520 needy families from 11 governorates, and prepared iftar meals for 165 medical staff from the governorate of Medenine. Education for ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: May 29 COVID-19 Update

The Government of Tunisia is still implementing its three-phased strategy to gradually lift the COVID-19 confinement measures (with phase 3 to begin June 4). The U.S. Embassy would like to remind all U.S. citizens in Tunisia that the nightly curfew hours of 11:00 p.m. to 05:00 a.m., during which only essential, emergency movements are permitted, ...
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Official Statement Memorial Day 2020

It is an honor to participate in the commemoration of one of America’s most solemn of holidays – Memorial Day.  Every year, the United States takes pause on this day to remember all our military members who gave their lives in defense of our freedom, and this year has added significance as it coincides with ...
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