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  • Obama in Ethiopia

    Remarks by President Obama to the People of Africa

    Thank you so much. Madam Chairwoman, thank you so much for your kind words and your leadership. To Prime Minister Hailemariam, and the people of Ethiopia -- .....

  • Some of the GES participants

    Obama Speaks at the GES in Kenya

    On Saturday, July 25, 2015, U.S. President Barack Obama opened the 6th Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Nairobi, Kenya. In his speech, Obama said he believed that young entrepreneurs have the drive and the passion to change the world.

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  • Ambassador Palmer

    Sexual Minority Forum With Ambassador Palmer

    The Weekend Nation of July 18, 2015 published an opinion article titled “Love is love-Same-sex couples given right to marry in the US” authored by Ambassador Palmer. The article comments on the ruling by the Supreme Court in the United States on June 26, 2015 legalizing same-sex marriage.

  • Ambassador Palmer and Malawi Foreign Affairs Minister George Chaponda hold their glasses up for a toast

    U.S. Embassy Celebrates American Independence

    On July 4, the US Embassy celebrated the United States’ 239th independence anniversary at a function which took place at the Chief of Mission’s residence.

  • Lobola makes a demnnstration on his briquette making machine

    Global Entrepreneurship Briquette Making Project

    The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section recently collaborated with a 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) registrant Kondwani Phiri, who makes cook stoves and recycles waste to make briquettes for cooking to conduct a mentoring session for 20 young people in Mzuzu.

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  • Obama Extends Warm Wishes to Muslims on Eid-ul-Fitr

    Michelle and I would like to extend our warmest wishes to Muslims in the United States and around the world celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr. As Muslims mark the end of the month, they are reminded that Ramadan is a time to reflect spiritually, build communally, and aid those in need.

  • Entry Fee for Malawi Implemented

    Immigration officials of the Government of Malawi have begun collecting entry fees from U.S. citizens arriving at Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe as well as in Blantyre and at least some border crossing posts. A $75 USD entry fee was originally scheduled to take effect on July 1, 2015, but the Government of Malawi had announced a postponement until October 1, 2015.

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  • Chididi Women Empowerment Project

    On June 4, United States Embassy Management Officer Geraldine Gray Thibodeau officially inaugurated a project designed to develop women’s entrepreneurial skills in Malawi’s southern district of Nsanje. 

  • Ambassador Palmer Speaks to ICAM

    Ambassador Palmer delivered the keynote address at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Malawi’s annual dinner-dance on Friday, May 29, where she urged transparency and accountability as an economic imperative. 

  • U.S. Congress Women Visit Malawi

    U.S. Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz together with several U.S Congresswomen were in Malawi recently. Rep. Schultz visited one of the U.S. Government's Feed the Future agriculture and nutrition activities in Nasala Village, Lilongwe. 

  • U.S. Embassador Launch New Self Help Projects

    U.S. Ambassador to Malawi Virginia Palmer launched five new development assistance projects intended to advance health, food security, and climate change adaption and resiliency within Malawi. 

Global Entrepreneurship Summit

  • GES

    On Saturday, July 25, 2015, U.S. President Barack Obama opened the 6th Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Nairobi, Kenya. In his speech, Obama  said he believed that young entrepreneurs have the drive and the passion to change the world.   He said, “you can unlock new solutions to the pressing global challenges that we face.  I believe that.”

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USG Bilateral Assistance to Malawi

  • USG Bilateral Assistance

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