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#FacesOfExchange: IVLP 80th Anniversary

In 2020 we celebrated the 80th Anniversary of the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) with the testimonies of the #FacesOfExchange that participated in it. This initiative aims to enhance mutual understanding through communication, interaction, and the exchange of ideals and information at a personal and professional level. Fully funded by the U.S. State Department, the ...
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Feast. Fury. Femina. – Works from FLAD’s Collection

Celebrating 35 years of history for the Luso-American Development Foundation, chargé d’affaires Kristin M. Kane visited the exhibition “Feast. Fury. Femina.” – Works from FLAD’s Collection that marks this anniversary and highlights 228 contemporary works of art from the collection. From FLAD.pt: “The exhibition Feast. Fury. Femina. – Works from FLAD´s Collection marks the Luso-American Development Foundation’s 35th ...
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AmCham webinar on economy and innovation

On December 18th, an online seminar hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Portugal took place. Its theme was “Digital Services Act and its impact on Europe’s and Portugal economic recovery and digital innovation”. Our Deputy Chief of Mission, Kristin M. Kane, had the opportunity to participate in this discussion and share her opinion on ...
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Press Statement The U.S. – Portugal 44th Standing Bilateral Commission

On December 17, 2020 the United States and Portugal held virtually their 44th Standing Bilateral Commission, to discuss collaboration on key issues. On the top of the agenda was Portugal’s priorities for their upcoming EU presidency. Discussion started with United States and Portugal underscoring the negative global impact of COVID-19 and the growing importance of ...
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44th UNITED STATES – PORTUGAL STANDING BILATERAL COMMISSION JOINT STATEMENT

44th UNITED STATES – PORTUGAL STANDING BILATERAL COMMISSION Washington, D.C., Lisbon, Azores December 17, 2020 JOINT STATEMENT 1) The 44th Session of the Portugal-United States Standing Bilateral Commission (SBC) met virtually December 17 in Lisbon, the Azores, and Washington, D.C. to discuss cooperation on key bilateral issues and exchange views on matters of mutual concern, ...
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