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USAID and The Inter-American Development Bank launch $13.5 Million innovation challenge for Venezuelans across Latin America and The Caribbean

For Immediate Release Monday, October 21, 2019 Office of Press Relations Telephone: +1.202.712.4320 | Email: press@usaid.gov Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) launched the BetterTogether, JuntosEsMejor, Challenge. With this new partnership, USAID and IDB will provide $13.5 million to crowdsource, fund, and scale innovative solutions that support Venezuelans ...
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USAID Administrator Mark Green whit Venezuelan Ambassador to the U.S. Carlos Vecchio on Milestone Bilateral Development Agreement

Remarks For Immediate Release Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Office of Press Relations Telephone: +1.202.712.4320 | Email: press@usaid.gov ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR BARSA: Good morning, everyone. My name is John Barsa. I’m the Assistant Administrator for USAID’s Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean. I’d like to welcome you all here today. We are here to witness the signing ...
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Proclamation on the Suspension of Entry as Immigrants and Nonimmigrants of Persons who Threaten Venezuela’s Democratic Institutions

  IMMIGRATION    Issued on: September 25, 2019 There remains a political and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela due to the continued failure of Nicolas Maduro, Maduro regime officials, and others to support the rule of law.  Given the importance to the United States of fostering the functioning of constitutional government and democratic institutions in Venezuela, I have ...
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Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding a Democratic Transition in Venezuela

The White house  Office of the Press Secretary September 25, 2019 Today, President Donald J. Trump and other United States officials hosted leaders from Western Hemisphere countries to discuss the need for a democratic transition in Venezuela to resolve the prolonged political, economic, and humanitarian crisis caused by Nicolas Maduro and his regime. The United ...
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