Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Lusaka

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Lusaka

Location: Zambia Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Stay alert …

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Zambia Defense Force Completes U.S. Global Peace Operations Initiative Training

LUSAKA – Twenty-one Zambia Army and Zambia Air Force personnel presented a training exercise briefing on November 26 to the Zambia Army Chief of Training, Brigadier General Ng’andwe, as part of their graduation requirements. As part of the $1.01 million U.S. Global Peace Operations Initiative (GPOI) program in Zambia for fiscal year 2020, officers participated …

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Remarks by U.S. Embassy PEPFAR Acting Country Coordinator Daphyne Williams During the National Commemoration of World AIDS Day

Remarks by U.S. Embassy PEPFAR Acting Country Coordinator Daphyne Williams National Commemoration of World AIDS Day Olympia Africa, Kasangula Road, Lusaka, Zambia December 3, 2019 (as prepared for delivery) Dr. Chitalu Chilufya, Honorable Minister of Health Honorable Bowman Lusambo, Minister of Lusaka Province Your Worship Miles Sampa, Mayor of the City of Lusaka Dr. Coumba …

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Press Statement from U.S. Ambassador Daniel L. Foote

Let us first acknowledge World AIDS Day, which we will celebrate tomorrow in Zambia.  We highlighted this year’s theme, “Communities make the difference,” last week in Mandevu, with a huge, wonderful, and exceptionally welcoming group from Lusaka’s largest constituency, as we opened a clinic in the market.  Many thanks to the PF supporters, who professionally …

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Remarks by U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Martin Dale at the Investigative Journalism Training

Remarks by U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Martin Dale Investigative Journalism Training American Corner-National Institute of Public Administration Lusaka, Zambia September 25, 2019 Good morning!  Welcome to the American Corner at NIPA.  Thank you to Bill Hinchberger for taking time out of his schedule to train journalists in Ndola, Solwezi, and Lusaka over the …

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Consular Open House – U.S. Embassy Lusaka, Zambia

U.S. Embassy Lusaka October 3, 2019, 5-7 p.m. To all U.S. citizens in Zambia – Come meet members of the Embassy’s consular team and learn about consular services, crisis preparedness, and more! Support our Marines who will sell hamburgers and hotdogs. Bring your kids to enjoy the bouncy castle.

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Remarks by PEPFAR Senior HIV Financing Advisor Rhoda Ohito During the HIV/TB Services Mapping Stakeholder Validation Meeting

Remarks by PEPFAR Senior HIV Financing Advisor Rhoda Ohito HIV/TB Services Mapping Stakeholder Validation Meeting Neelkanth Sarovar Premiere Hotel, Lusaka, Zambia September 13, 2019 Dr. Kennedy Malama, Permanent Secretary for Technical Services, Ministry of Health Dr. Victor Mukonka, Director General, National AIDS Council Dr. Tharcisse Barihuta, UNAIDS Country Director Representatives of Government Ministries and Departments …

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Remarks by USAID Acting Family Health Division Chief Masuka Musumali During the Vehicle Handover Ceremony

Remarks by USAID Acting Family Health Division Chief Masuka Musumali Vehicle Handover Ceremony Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia August 28, 2019 (as prepared for delivery) I am honored to be here today representing the United States government, and in particular the United States Agency for International Development, better known as USAID, at this vehicle handover …

Remarks by U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Officer Sean J. McIntosh During the Step Afrika! Performance in Lusaka

Remarks by U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Officer Sean J. McIntosh Step Afrika! Performance New Government Complex, Lusaka, Zambia September 14, 2019 (as prepared for delivery) Dr. Kennedy Malama, Permanent Secretary of Technical Services, Ministry of Health Ambassador Larry Palmer, former U.S. Ambassador to Honduras and Barbados and the East Caribbean Mr. Muma Mukupa, Director of …