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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: January 5, 2022 For non-U.S. citizens seeking information about current travel restrictions affecting travel to the United States, please see  https://za.usembassy.gov/visas/ ***  Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: January 5, 2022 For non-U.S. citizens seeking information about current travel restrictions affecting travel to the United States, please see  https://za.usembassy.gov/visas/ ***  Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar ...
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Condolences on the Passing of Archbishop Desmond Tutu

On behalf of the U.S. Mission to South Africa, we extend our deepest condolences to Mrs Nomalizo Leah Tutu and the family of Archbishop Desmond Tutu on his passing. We join South Africa and the global community in honoring a man who spent his life fearlessly speaking truth to power. From his work against apartheid ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): 2022 U.S. Exchange Programs Logistics Management

  Funding Opportunity Title 2022 U.S. Exchange Programs Logistics Management Funding Opportunity Number PAS-ZAF-FY22-03 CFDA Number 19.022 Educational and Cultural Exchange Programs Appropriation Overseas Grants Deadline for applications January 27, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. SAST Grants.gov link https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=336752 Download Logistics Management NOFO (PDF, 230KB) » Budget Template (Excel 19KB) »   PLEASE READ FULL ANNOUNCEMENT BEFORE APPLYING Submissions must be emailed to  PretoriaGrants@state.gov , not uploaded to  grants.gov . ...
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Reconciliation Day: Taking The Country Forward

On #ReconciliationDay, we asked Ruth Koko, one of our Cultural Affairs Assistants, to share what Reconciliation Day means to her & why it’s important for both our nations to continue to strive towards unity in our diversity 👇👇   “What used to be known as Dingaan’s Day or Day of Vow because of the battle ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy (Pretoria, South Africa)

Location: South Africa, countrywide Event:  On December 6, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will implement a one-day COVID-19 testing requirement for travelers over age two coming to the United States.  Regardless of vaccination status or nationality, any individual coming to the United States must show a negative pre-departure COVID-19 viral test taken the day before they board their flight to the ...
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