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General Guidelines for 2014 Small Grants Spring Competition

The U.S. Embassy in Manila is pleased to announce that it is now accepting proposals for the 2014 Small Grants Spring Competition.  This competition provides grants of up to $20,000 to non-governmental organizations and non-profit organizations to promote democratic values and cooperation in the East-Asia Pacific region. The focus of proposals can be either Philippine ...
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Armed Forces of the Philippines and Hawaii National Guard Conduct Urban Search and Rescue Training

Manila, March 10, 2014 — Experts from the U.S. military and Philippine disaster response teams are currently conducting bi-lateral urban search and rescue training (US&R) at Camp Lapu-Lapu, Cebu.  The ten day training program, which began on March 3, involves over 100 personnel, including members of the Hawaii National Guard, the Armed Forces of the ...
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USS Cowpens to Arrive in Manila

Manila, March 8, 2014 — USS Cowpens (CG 63), a Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser, will arrive in Manila on Sunday, March 9, for a routine port call that highlights the strong historic, community, and military connections between the United States and the Republic of the Philippines.    This visit will allow the ship to replenish supplies ...
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