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  • Secretary Kerry with MFA Heraldo Muñoz

    Sec. Kerry on Chile´s Independence Day

    "I wish the people of Chile a Feliz Dieciocho as you celebrate your Independence Day on September 18"

  • Obama Pledges to Degrade, Destroy ISIL

    Obama Pledges to Degrade, Destroy ISIL

    Obama said the United States was recruiting a global coalition to “degrade and ultimately destroy” the militants, known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

  • Online course on Comics

    Online course on Comics

    This online course on Comics and Graphic Novels will be offered by Prof. W. Kushkin of the University of Colorado and will be facilitated by staff of the U.S. Embassy in Santiago.

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  • Obama Proclamation of National Hispanic Heritage Month 2014
    Obama Proclamation of National Hispanic Heritage Month 2014

    Hispanic Heritage Month, whose roots go back to 1968, begins each year on September 15, the anniversary of independence of five Latin American countries: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. Mexico, Chile and Belize also celebrate their independence days during this period and Columbus Day (Día de la Raza) is October 12. 

  • Chileans, Texans Share Lessons in Disaster Management
    Chileans, Texans Share Lessons in Disaster Management

    Natural disasters are a constant global threat, and response measures can vary wildly from nation to nation. The emergency preparedness communities of Chile and Texas are looking to bridge that gap with long-term exchanges of best practices and training events. 

  • Roadside whales in the Atacama: The discovery, digitization, and salvage of Cerro Ballena
    Roadside whales in the Atacama: The discovery, digitization, and salvage of Cerro Ballena

    The U.S. Embassy, the University of Talca in Santiago and the American Academy of Science and Technology will offer a talk by Nicholas Pyenson (Ph.D.) Curator of Fossil Marine Mammals, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution on the roadside whales in the Atacama. The talk, in English with interpreting in Spanish, is open to the public.  

  • U.S. Health Official Urges Increased Global Response to Ebola
    U.S. Health Official Urges Increased Global Response to Ebola

    The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) called for speed and flexibility in the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Work on the front lines should take precedence, Dr. Thomas Frieden told reporters and called for immediate steps across nations to accelerate response to the Ebola epidemic.. 

  • U.S. Health Agency to Launch Human Safety Study of Ebola Vaccine
    U.S. Health Agency to Launch Human Safety Study of Ebola Vaccine

    The first trial in a planned series of accelerated safety studies of Ebola vaccine candidates was announced August 28 by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Initial human testing of an investigational vaccine to prevent the disease will begin the week of September 1, according to NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). 

  • West Coast Market Opportunities for Latin American Products
    Seminar: West Coast Market Opportunities for Latin American Products

    Guillermo Veliz, President of Amazonas Imports Inc., a California importer of Central and South America products gave an overview of the demand and distribution of Latin American products in the U.S. West Coast.  

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    Rutgers University Professor Spoke on Candidate Gender Quotas

    U.S. speaker Mona Lena Krook, an Associate Professor of Political Science at Rutgers University, visited Chile July 30 through August 1 to discuss issues on women leadership in politics. Mona Lena Krook holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from Columbia University and is author of a number of scholarly articles.  

Recorriendo Chile

  • Recorriendo Chile con el embajador Mike Hammer

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