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Patrick Ewing, U.S. Chargé Bowers Dare Bahamian Youth to Dream Big

On August 13, 2019, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Stephanie Bowers witnessed the power of sports to inspire young people, at the Kendal G.L. Isaacs Gymnasium in Nassau.  The renowned Georgetown University men’s basketball team, the Georgetown Hoyas and their coach, Patrick Ewing, are in Nassau until August 17 for a week-long summer training camp, which included ...
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U.S. and The Bahamas Celebrate Shared Law Enforcement Successes

On July 31, 2019, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Stephanie Bowers hosted the Sixth Annual U.S.-Bahamas Law Enforcement and Judicial Partners reception at Altitude Restaurant at the Fusion Superplex in Nassau, celebrating a year of shared accomplishments by one of the world’s most enduring bilateral law enforcement partnerships. The over 100 distinguished guests included the Honorable Chief ...
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U.S. State Department Launches the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE)

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) launched AWE a new initiative supporting women entrepreneurs around the world. The Academy, in support of the White House-led Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative, will equip women with the practical skills needed to create sustainable businesses and enterprises. AWE is built around three ...
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Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Press Conference

Good morning.  I am delighted to be here today to recognize the great work of The Bahamas’ Committee on Trafficking In Persons – commonly known as TIP.  We recognize the Committee’s tireless efforts which enabled The Bahamas to retain a Tier 1 placement in the U.S. Department of State’s annual TIP Report released last week.
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