Operation Kurukuru. Photo credit: U.S. Department of State.

Operation Kurukuru

13 November, 2020 | News

Congratulations to the Samoa Police Service Nafanua II and U.S. Coast Guard Cutter William Hart on its passing exercise during the Pacific Island Forum Fisheries…

Ambassador Scott Brown with Technical Sergeant (TSgt.) Curtis Hoofman, USAF. Photo credit: U.S. Department of State.

PPE Samoa bound

18 September, 2020 | Ambassador, News, Press Releases

A shipment of U.S. government-funded medical supplies takes to the water this afternoon bound for Apia. Ambassador Scott Brown, U.S. Ambassador to the Independent State of…

Reyes at Manurewa High School

The News Literacy Project

17 April, 2020 | Education, News

“Misinformation has real world consequences. It can lead to people dying…. Far from being theoretical, misinformation causes real world harm that we can directly measure…

A CDC mobile vaccine team working along the north shore of Samoa on Thursday during the nationwide vaccine drive. Dr. Sniadak is discussing issues that are coming up during the drive and answering the nurse’s questions. Photo credit: U.S. Department of State.

Samoa measles outbreak

4 December, 2019 | News

USAID Global Health  will be releasing US$200,000 of disaster assistance to respond to the need of disaster-affected people due to the measles outbreak. We’re working…