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COVID-19 Information

  ************************************************************************************ COVID-19 Information   Last updated:  [12/01/2022]   The CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers .     Check the CDC website for additional information and  Frequently Asked Questions .   Entry and Exit Requirements Are there COVID-related entry ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity: 2023 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund

U.S. Department of State U.S. Embassy, Ulaanbaatar Notice of Funding Opportunity: PAS-Ulaanbaatar-003/FY2023 The Embassy of the United States in Ulaanbaatar announces an open competition for past participants (“alumni”) of U.S. government-funded and U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to submit applications to the 2023 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2023). We seek proposals from teams of at ...
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Civil Military Support Element Advanced Medical First Responder Training held in Khentii province

From 07 November to 11 November the Civil Military Support Element (CMSE) conducted an Advanced Medical First Responder (AMFR) Course with Mongolian Local Emergency Management Agency (LEMA) in Chinggis City, Khentii Province. The training was conducted in order to improve the LEMA unit’s ability to provide prehospital trauma, life support, and improve interoperability between LEMA ...
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Remarks for the Launch Event for USAID’s Climate Resilient Communities Project

AMBASSADOR RICHARD L. BUANGAN LAUNCH EVENT FOR USAID’S CLIMATE RESILIENT COMMUNITIES PROJECT HOLIDAY INN CONFERENCE ROOM NOVEMBER 21, 2022 Good morning, and welcome to all of our distinguished guests. It’s an honor to be here with you all for today’s “Non-Stop for Disaster Resilience and Response, or DRR” event, in which we celebrate both the ...
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USAID Continues Assistance to Protect Communities from Natural Disasters

November 21, 2022, Ulaanbaatar – The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), launched a three-year, MNT 7.2 billion ($2.1 million) project to help Mongolian communities prepare for and effectively respond to natural disasters, with a particular focus on adjusting to the effects of climate change. USAID’s Climate Resilient Communities project, ...
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Short intro of Ambassador Buangan

Personal Life Name Richard Buangan  Title and Term U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia (2022-Present) Introduce your Birthplace / Hometown I was born in San Diego.  My father was in the Navy, he was assigned there on a tour and met my mother there.  San Diego has a number of differences from Ulaanbaatar, particularly the climate.  However, ...
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