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Ambassador’s Remarks for the Opening of English Teaching Annual Conference

Members of the Board of Directors of Instituto Cultural Dominico-Americano; Members of the table of honor; International Guests and Speakers; English teachers; Members of the press: Ladies and Gentlemen: Good morning.  I am very excited to be here today at the opening of this Annual Conference on Teaching English as a Second Language, hosted by ...
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Ambassador Brewster Meets with Puerto Plata Tourism Cluster

Puerto Plata – The Ambassador of the United States in the Dominican Republic, James W. Brewster, met with members of the Puerto Plata Tourism Cluster to discuss initiatives to promote sustainable tourism in the Northern zone. Ambassador Brewster was received by the President of the institution, Mr. Maximo Iglesias; Executive Director, Mrs. Jakaira Cid and ...
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The US Embassy Supports Project for 500 Underserved Girls through Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund

In honor of the International Day of the Girl held on October 11, the United States Embassy in Santo Domingo announced the launch of project “Building Life Projects of Girls”, which will focus on reducing the incidence of domestic violence, teenage pregnancy and school dropout through workshops and career counseling. This project will  address 500 ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Brewster at the DNCD K9 Academy Turnover Ceremony

It is an honor to share this day with our partners from the National Drug Control Directorate (DNCD) as we inaugurate the expanded canine training academy.  This facility, built in cooperation with our Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement and US Southern Command’s Office of Security Cooperation represents a concrete example of the continued ...
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