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Democracy Tested, Democracy Triumphs

Op-ed by Ambassador Brian A. Nichols first published in the The Standard on January 31, 2021 Harare- February 1, 2021- In the midst of a raging pandemic and the aftermath of violent protests, Americans gathered virtually on January 20 to witness a national tradition: the peaceful transfer of power between presidents.  Along with global citizens around ...
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The United States Provides 20 Ventilators to Zimbabwe to Respond to COVID-19

Harare, January 21, 2021– The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), donated 20 brand-new, state-of-the-art ventilators to Solidarity Trust Zimbabwe to help Zimbabweans fight COVID-19. “Too many Zimbabweans have already passed away due to COVID-19.  We express our deepest condolences to all who have lost their loved ones.  We are pleased ...
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National HIV Survey (ZIMPHIA 2020) Results Indicate Zimbabwe is On Track to Achieve HIV Epidemic Control by 2030

Harare, Zimbabwe, 1 December 2020 – As Zimbabwe joins the global community in commemorating World AIDS Day, results from the second Zimbabwe Population-based HIV Impact Assessment survey (ZIMPHIA 2020), released today demonstrate the nation’s continued progress towards achieving HIV epidemic control by 2030. ZIMPHIA 2020 found that 86.8 percent of adults living with HIV were ...
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UNITED STATES PROVIDES ADDITIONAL US$ 3 MILLION FOR HUMANITARIAN DEMINING IN ZIMBABWE

The United States government is pleased to announce an additional USD $3 million for humanitarian demining projects in Zimbabwe.  Since 1998, the United States has invested more than $23.9 million in Zimbabwe to protect people from landmines and promote economic opportunities through safe access to land.  The United States supports the Government of Zimbabwe’s goal ...
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United States colleges receive more Zimbabwean students

Harare, November 17, 2020 – The number of Zimbabwean students studying in the United States increased by 2.5 percent to 1,377 students in the 2019-20 academic year, according to the 2020 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange.  Zimbabwe remains the 6th leading country of origin for students in the United States from sub-Saharan Africa. ...
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