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  • Cultures in Harmony

    American musicians plot Tuku music orchestra

    Harare, August 18, 2015: An American non-profit group, Cultures in Harmony, is in the country to foster partnerships in the local arts industry that will benefit Zimbabweans as well as produce the first-ever symphony orchestra performance of Oliver Mtukudzi’s music.

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  • GES Zim participants

    GES inspires innovative ideas among Zim participants

    Harare, August 19th , 2015- Seven of the fourteen Zimbabwean youth enterpreneurs who attended the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Nairobi, Kenya shared their experiences recently at a public forum emphasizing the need for continued peer collaboration amongst Zimbabwean entrepreneurs to create a viable entrepreneurial ecosystem in the country.

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  • Obama Boys with a message on self regulation

    Zim media self-regulation gets U.S. backing

    Harare, August 12, 2015: United States Ambassador Bruce Wharton has called for public support to efforts at voluntary regulation of the media which he says promotes sustainability of the media industry and encourages professionalism and media literacy all of which are a cornerstone of freedom of expression guaranteed in international statues and Zimbabwe’s constitution.

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  • Ambassador Wharton and GoZ officials

    Work on New Embassy compound begins

    On August 6, 2015, Ambassador Wharton ceremonially opened the construction phase of the New United States Embassy Compound in Harare, a strong and tangible symbol of the United States of America’s commitment to a strong, dynamic and growing relationship with Zimbabwe.

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  • U.S. students

    Zimbabwe Career Connect

    Harare, August 5, 2015: A new initiative by the EducationUSA Advising Center based at the United States Embassy, Zimbabwe Career Connect, is working to address Zimbabwe’s brain drain by connecting students who are currently studying in the United States with local companies, hospitals and non-governmental organizations.

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Headlines

  • U.S. fosters more business and trade with Zimbabwe

    Washington, D.C., August 18, 2015- Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Assistant Secretary for African Affairs in the U.S. States Department, told journalists during a live web conference that the United States government will continue relationships that support and encourage business and trade relations with Zimbabwe.

  • Remarks by the President on Nuclear deal

    THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. (Applause.) Thank you so much. Everybody, please have a seat. Thank you very much. I apologize for the slight delay. Even Presidents have problems with toner. (Laughter.) It is a great honor to be back at American University, which has prepared generations of young people for service in public life.

  • Obama at Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kenya

    Nairobi: July 25, 2015. Thank you so much, President Kenyatta, for your timely remarks, your warm welcome, and the great work that has gone into hosting this summit. It is wonderful to be back in Kenya.

  • Celebrating 25 Years of Americans with Disabilities Act

    FACT SHEET: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA. Every day the Obama Administration works to ensure the full implementation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). In celebration of the 25th anniversary of its passage, the Administration is excited to announce a series of new actions.

OTHER NEWS

  • Disappearance of Zimbabwean Civil Society Activist Itai Dzamara
    Statement on the forced disappearance of Itai Dzamara

    Harare, August 12, 2015: Last Sunday, August 9, marked five months since the disappearance of Zimbabwean civil society activist and leader of Occupy Africa Unity Square, Itai Dzamara. The United States remains deeply concerned about Mr. Dzamara’s whereabouts and wellbeing, and we are equally concerned by the apparent lack of progress by authorities in their investigation.  

  • Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2014

    Washington: The fundamental struggle for dignity has been a driving force in human history worldwide, and what drives us toward it is a set of universal values and aspirations.   »

  • HIV Treatment and Infection Prevention and Control Practices in Health Care Facilities

    Harare, June 3, 2015- The Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) will launch a National Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Policy, Strategic and M&E Plans aimed at strengthening infection control practices in health care facilities nationwide. The IPC plans set standards for IPC practice in health facilities to prevent the transmission of infectious diseases, including tuberculosis (TB), among patients and staff whilst the M&E plan outlines how results will be monitored over time, and how performance will be evaluated . 

  • Celebrating 75 years of exchange programs

    Starting April 15, the United States Embassy features some of the alumni that have participated in the various exchange programs between the United States and Zimbabwe.these programs. 

  • 2015 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

    Deadline June 27th 2014: The American Embassy is pleased to announce the 2015 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program. This one-year, full-scholarship program is offered to mid-career professionals working at policy-level who have a record of leadership, a commitment to public service, and the initiative to take full advantage of a self-defined program of independent study at a leading American university.  

  • 2015 Fulbright Research Awards for African Scholars

    The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section is now accepting applications (Deadline: May 30 2014) for the 2015 Fulbright African Research Scholar Program. This program will award research grants to Zimbabwean university lecturers to conduct research in the United States.  

  • 2015 Fulbright Junior Staff Development Program

    The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section is now accepting applications for the 2015 Fulbright Junior Staff Development Program. This program will award scholarships to Zimbabwean university faculty for advanced degree in the United States. The Fulbright Junior Staff Development Program is the largest Fulbright program with Africa and is designed primarily to strengthen African universities through higher degree training.    »

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