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Grant Opportunity (NOFO: PD-SEOUL-FY21-03)

Funding Opportunity Title: American Instructors for English Lounge Series Program at the American Spaces Korea (seven American Spaces) Funding Opportunity Number: PD-SEOUL-FY21-03 Deadline for Applications: August 6, 2021, 11:59 p.m. GMT+9 Assistance Listing Number: 19.441 Total Amount Available: $48,750 – For American Center Korea (Seoul): $3,750 – For six American Corners (Busan, Daegu, Gwangju, Pyeongtaek, Gangreung, and Jeju): ...
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Trafficking in Persons Report 2021

Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons July 1, 2021 The Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report is the U.S. Government’s principal diplomatic tool to engage foreign governments on human trafficking. It is also the world’s most comprehensive resource of governmental anti-trafficking efforts and reflects the U.S. Government’s commitment to global leadership on this key ...
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#OoriEarth Eco-Challenge Social Media Contest Official Rules

Contest Sponsors The <Oori Earth Eco-Challenge> is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Embassy Seoul. Description of the Contest This is a social media contest to raise awareness about U.S. Embassy Seoul’s climate action network Oori Earth and to gather people in South Korea interested in climate change issues through fun and engaging activities.  There ...
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Travel of Special Representative for the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Sung Kim to Seoul

Office of the Spokesperson June 17, 2021 U.S. Special Representative for the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Ambassador Sung Kim will travel to Seoul, June 19-23. Special Representative Kim will join a trilateral meeting with Republic of Korea (ROK) Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Noh Kyu-duk and Japanese Director-General for ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Chung

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JUNE 12, 2021 The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong in Cornwall today. Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Chung reaffirmed that the U.S.-ROK Alliance is the linchpin of peace, security, and prosperity in Northeast ...
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