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Grants Program – General Notice of Funding Opportunity

MORE DETAILS & APPLY HERE!!   The U.S. Embassy New Zealand Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Grants Program. This is an Annual Program Statement, outlining our funding priorities, the strategic themes we focus on, and the procedures for submitting requests for funding.  Please ...
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Join the U.S. Embassy in New Zealand Youth Council in 2021!

UPDATE: Applications for 2021 have now closed. The U.S. Embassy in New Zealand is pleased to announce the 2021 Youth Council Program. This is an opportunity for students and young professionals in Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington, Palmerston North, and Auckland to engage with U.S. experts, dignitaries, and officials from a variety of fields throughout 2021. Application ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with New Zealand Foreign Minister Mahuta

Secretary Blinken’s Call with New Zealand Foreign Minister Mahuta OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JANUARY 29, 2021 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with New Zealand Foreign Minister Nanaia Mahuta.  The Secretary and the Foreign Minister affirmed our close partnership, and the Secretary noted the outstanding ...
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Meet Biden’s choice for secretary of state: Antony Blinken

For Antony Blinken, the incoming administration’s pick for America’s top diplomat, returning to the U.S. State Department brings the opportunity to continue both professional and family traditions. If confirmed by the Senate, Blinken would resume a career at the State Department, where he served during the Clinton and Obama administrations. His career in public service ...
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