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Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel Advisory Update

The Department of State updated its Travel Advisory for the Republic of Congo on March 10, 2021.  The Department continues to advise travelers to reconsider travel to the Republic of Congo. Reconsider travel to the Republic of the Congo due to COVID-19.  Exercise increased caution due to elections, crime, and civil unrest. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any ...
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Fulbright Scholarship: Applications Open for Cycle 2022-2023

Fulbright Scholarship: Applications Open for Cycle 2022-2023   The Embassy of the United States in the Republic of Congo is accepting applications for the Fulbright scholarship for the academic cycle 2022-2023 from February 11, 2021 until April 30, 2021. The Fulbright Program is a highly selective and merit-based scholarship system (the Fulbright Scholarships) funded by ...
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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs

Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test result and ...
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COVID-19 Health Alert

Event: Health Alert: Covid 19- Government Declares Home Confinement on December 25 and January 1. In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the government of the Republic of Congo extended a State of Health Emergency until January 5.  In addition, the government announced a home confinement on December 25 and January 1.  The government ...
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U.S. Embassy Supports Congolese Journalists Professional Development in Elections Coverage

In support of professional and fact-driven media coverage of the upcoming presidential elections in the Republic of Congo, the U.S. Embassy funded and helped organize a 3-day journalism workshop focused on election coverage. The workshop provided the 25 journalists, representing public and private televisions, radios, print and online news outlets, the opportunity to learn from ...
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