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Habele Outer Island Education Fund Presents Model Loom for Weaving Connections Project

On Tuesday, July 13, Chargé d’ Affaires Kristin Westphal and Grants Management Specialist Cheryl Burkindine, Department of the Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs received a model loom from the Habele Weaving Connections Project.  Habele Outer Island Education Fund (Habele) is a U.S.-based nonprofit organization that works closely with schools in the FSM to promote education, ...
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U.S. Embassy Kolonia Fourth of July Virtual Art Contest

In commemoration of the 245th U.S. Independence Day (July 4th), the U.S. Embassy in Kolonia invites citizens and residents of the Federated States of Micronesia ages 13-18 to a virtual art contest. Prize for Virtual Art Contest: Samsung A20 Cellphone (1 winner only) Winner will be announced on July 2, 2021 THEME: “Vaccines Bring Us ...
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U.S. Embassy Kolonia and FSM Leaders Honor Veterans in Memorial Day Ceremony

U.S. Embassy Kolonia commemorated Memorial Day with a ceremony just off the coast of Pohnpei, Micronesia.  In addition to Embassy personnel, attendees included the Honorable Secretary Kandhi Elieisar, FSM Department of Foreign Affairs; Honorable Secretary Joses Gallen, FSM Department of Justice; Mr. Kehlen Halbert, Deputy Assistant Secretary FSM Department of Foreign Affairs and Commander Stewart ...
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