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The Caribbean Basin Security Initiative

The Caribbean Basin Security Initiative (CBSI) is a shared security partnership started in 2010. CBSI programs support efforts to reduce illicit trafficking, increase citizen security, and promote crime prevention. CBSI programs complement the security pillar of the U.S. – Caribbean 2020 Strategy. CBSI members include Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, ...
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The U.S. and Bahamas Governments Sign MOU to Re-establish the Fulbright Program in The Bahamas

On May 14th, the Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS) in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Caroline Casagrande and U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Stephanie Bowers participated in the Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony to re-establish the Fulbright  Program for Bahamian students.  The ceremony, hosted at the Office of the Prime Minister, with the support of Prime ...
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Bahamas Fulbright Foreign Student Program Launch

Deputy Assistant Secretary Caroline CasagrandeRemarks for Bahamas Fulbright Foreign Student Program LaunchNassau, Bahamas I am delighted to be here in the Bahamas, which is an important friend and partner to the United States. Education is at the root of all of our relationships, in science, business, and political life. And last year, about 2,100 Bahamian students studied in the ...
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Remarks by U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Stephanie Bowers, MOU Signing Ceremony for the Re-establishment of the Fulbright Program.

Good morning.  There is nothing more important than education.  Education creates opportunities and makes a difference in the lives of young people.  Education is thus a top priority in our bilateral relationship, which is why I am so pleased with today’s announcement. Since my arrival in Nassau last March, I have been advocating for the ...
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