Ms. Haudo Hassan, manager of the Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund, talks to people at the American Corner who want to launch small-scale community development projects.
Djibouti’s YALI Network members held an information session to discuss women’s rights in the community.
PAS invited Djiboutian women entrepreneurs to shared their successes and challenges for Women’s History Month.
Ambassador Kelly meets Mr. Abdirahman Kahin, Founder of Afro Deli restaurants in Minnesota
Ambassador Kelly visited the Ali Sabieh Library and held a contest for the best English speaker
QSI International School of Djibouti
QSI International School of Djibouti will open in August 2016 with high quality 5-13 year-olds elementary and middle school programs. Based on community interest, the school can begin with a preschool. Students interested in a secondary program are invited to make use of QSI's online learning platform, QSI Virtual Schools (QVS), whereby secondary teachers in other QSI schools will provide a complete course of study in all subject areas, along with the support of on-site teaching staff mentoring at the school. Learn more about QSI International School of Djibouti at: https://www.qsi.org/djibouti/djb/
Djibouti, State of Kentucky forges lasting ties through partnership program.
DJIBOUTI - On June 2nd, high-level representatives from the United States Kentucky National Guard and the Djiboutian Armed Forces signed the State Partnership Program agreement, solidifying their future cooperation on military and civilian engagement. This is the first State Partnership Program announced by U.S. Africa Command for East Africa, and only the eleventh in Africa. see more...
U.S. and Djibouti Launch Binational Forum of Cooperation
On February 25 and 26, in Washington, DC, senior officials of the United States and the Republic of Djibouti Governments met to launch the inaugural U.S.-Djibouti Binational Forum, a key outcome of the historic May 5, 2014, White House meeting between U.S. President Obama and Djiboutian President Guelleh. Deputy Secretary Blinken welcomed the Djiboutian delegation and opened the Binational Forum. The senior-level delegations addressed a range
Of important issues including security cooperation, economic development, energy exploration, and education. see more..
Mandela Washington Fellowship Application Information
The Mandela Washington Fellowship is the flagship program of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative. President Obama launched YALI in 2010 to support young African leaders as they spur growth and prosperity, strengthen democratic governance, and enhance peace and security across Africa.
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Secretary Clinton: "Good morning everyone. Thank you. Thank you so much. Oh, it is absolutely a pleasure to see all of you here today and I’ve been getting reports about the conference, and I am so excited to join you today to talk about what we are focused on here at this Summit on Women and the Economy."
As of July 2, 2015, the U.S. Embassy in Djibouti will no longer accept new I-130 petitions. For the most up-to-date information about these changes and procedures, please visit U.S. Embassy Sanaa's website. If you wish to file a new I-130 petition, please follow the instructions here.