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Vice President Robredo, USAID, PBEd Team Up to Provide Training to Unemployed and Out-of-School Youth

Manila, October 22, 2020 — The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Philippine Business for Education (PBEd), and the Office of the Vice President of the Philippines (OVP) today launched a partnership to provide free technical-vocational skills and employability training for over 1,000 unemployed and out-of-school Filipino youth. The OVP, through its TrabaHOPE ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens:  Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in the Philippines

U.S. Embassy in the Philippines October 21, 2020 Message for U.S. Citizens:  Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in the Philippines Do you have questions about the services available for U.S. citizens at the U.S. Embassy in Manila or the U.S. Consular Agency in Cebu? Wondering about the status of services provided by the Federal ...
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New U.S. Government Assistance Protects Philippine Communities from Natural Disasters

Manila, October 20, 2020 — The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has provided an additional Php170 million ($3.5 million) to bolster the Philippine government’s capacity to help protect high risk communities against the impacts of natural disasters. USAID will assist communities in Metro Manila, Northern Samar, and Maguindanao provinces ...
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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: 10/19/20 Country-Specific Information:  The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines continues to closely monitor COVID-19 developments in the Philippines.  The Philippine Department of Health provides  regular updates  on the number of confirmed cases.  All regions in the Philippines remain under some level of quarantine restricting movement.  On October 15, the Philippine government announced modifications to these restrictions allowing individuals between the ages of ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens:  Federal Voting Assistance Program Town Halls 

United States Embassy Manila, Philippines Message for U.S. Citizens:  Federal Voting Assistance Program Town Halls October 16, 2020 CAST YOUR VOTE! The Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP) is offering recurring virtual voting assistance via Zoom every week to provide direct support to overseas citizens. Voters can participate in any of the meetings and speak with ...
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