News & Events

U.S. Consular Officer to Hold Appointments for U.S. Citizens in Guadeloupe

We are pleased to announce that a Consular Agent from the U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) will visit Guadeloupe on Thursday, 7 July and Friday, 8 July, 2016, to provide U.S. Citizens Services and accept applications for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad ...
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U.S. Embassy hosts interactive program to prevent LGBTI hate crimes

On June 14, U.S. Embassy Bridgetown hosted an interactive program aimed at promoting tolerance and preventing hate crimes against the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community. The program featured a screening of the award-winning documentary Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine, followed by an interactive webchat featuring the U.S. Department of State’s ...
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Librarians and Archivists Participate in U.S. Government-Sponsored Leadership Program

A group of librarians and archivists from Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean will travel to the United States as participants in a U.S. Department of State International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) running from June 13 to July 1.  The 21-day program is designed to enhance participants’ knowledge and understanding of policies, best practices, and challenges ...
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IRS Webinar for U.S. Overseas Taxpayers

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will host a webinar “Foreign Earned Income for U.S. Overseas Taxpayers” on June 29, 2016, 2:00-3:00 p.m. EDT. To register and attend this webinar, use the Foreign Earned Income for U.S. Overseas Taxpayers or https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/445/15416 webinar link.  Attendees should log in 10 minutes prior to the start time.  The session will be recorded and made available at a ...
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ROP 2016 for the PEPFAR Caribbean Region Approved!

The team of the PEPFAR Caribbean Regional program recently met in Fort Lauderdale, Florida to review the proposed Regional Operational Plan (ROP) for 2016. As PEPFAR works towards the goal of an AIDS free generation, this plan outlines the objectives for the year through program areas of Prevention and Care, Laboratory Strengthening, Strategic Information and ...
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