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Back at the Table: President Biden Reaffirms U.S. Global Climate Leadership

By ShareAmerica  – Nov 5, 2021 The United States is working on climate-crisis solutions with countries around the world at the  2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26)  in Glasgow. For two weeks in November, COP26 brings together thousands of people to step up the collective response to the crisis, said Secretary of State Antony Blinken. (State Dept./Helen Efrem) “This is a decisive ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Niamey, Niger

Location: Worldwide Event: On October 25, President Biden announced the United States will adopt a global air travel policy.  This policy prioritizes public health, protecting U.S. citizens and residents as well as those who come to visit us.  Effective November 8, all non-citizen, nonimmigrant (not a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, lawful permanent resident, or traveling to ...
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Climate Crisis & Nutrition: Examples from Niger

By Shawn Baker Chief Nutritionist at USAID The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated how such a crisis can threaten all systems that families rely on to nourish their children. The pandemic hit suddenly. An even graver threat – the climate crisis – has been growing for years and will shape our world for decades to come. The 2021 ...
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Representative of the United States to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield Visits Niger

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the U.S. Representative to the United Nations visited Niamey, Niger October 24-27, as part of a seven-day working visit throughout Africa.  Before Niger, she held meetings and diplomatic engagements in Bamako, Mali and traveled to Libreville, Gabon after Niger. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield is a member of a UN Security Council delegation led by ...
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