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246th Independence Day ceremony

“I’d like to thank the many Samoan people who welcomed my family with so much alofa, teaching me life lessons about tolerance and diplomacy. We trusted Samoa to take care of our family and will never forget the warmth and generosity we experienced here.” – Chargé d’Affaires Jonathan Lee Yoo. On Wednesday, the U.S. Embassy ...
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eSports equipment donation valued at USD $9,900

On Wednesday, July 6, Chargé d’Affaires Jonathan Lee Yoo presented Mr. Francis Ah Wong with eSports equipment valued at USD $9,900 to facilitate and host eSports clubs and virtual exchange programs.  The donation aims to encourage the use of eSports to build interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) education.  Mr. Ah Wong, ...
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U.S. Embassy Handover of Education Equipment to the Ministry of Education, Sports, and Culture

The U.S. Embassy hosted a special handover ceremony at the American Corner (2nd floor of Nelson Memorial Library) on June 15 to officially donate  new computers, new chairs, educational and learning materials, furniture and décor to the Ministry of Education, Sports, and Culture for use at the Corner.  The Embassy also pledged to provide another ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated:  08/5/22 Quick links: Samoa Ministry of Health COVID-19 latest updates. Government of Samoa COVID-19 latest updates. COVID-19 Information: UPDATE 06/13/22: ***  As of 12:01 a.m. EDT June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons aged two and above to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States is ...
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Embassy and Peace Corps Celebrate World Ocean Day with Beach Clean-Up

U.S. Embassy and Peace Corps staff celebrated World Ocean Day by conducting a beach and seawall clean-up on June 8th. The activity was hosted at Mulifanua village, one of Peace Corps Samoa’s partner communities, and the host village for the last Peace Corps cohort’s pre-service training in 2019. USG staff were joined by members of ...
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