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English Language Contest

On April 13, Cultural Attaché Miranda Patterson participated in this year’s English Language Contest for Viennese upper secondary school students as an interlocutor alongside John Newman, U.N. Vienna.  After several rounds of conversations, followed by brief presentations on impromptu topics, the jury members announced the winners! 1st Robin Sypniewski, Theresianum 2nd Adrian Wawruschka, Kollegium Kalksburg, 3rd Laurenz ...
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The United States Restores Assistance for the Palestinians

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE APRIL 7, 2021 The United States is pleased to announce that, working with Congress, we plan to restart U.S. economic, development, and humanitarian assistance for the Palestinian people.  This includes $75 million in economic and development assistance in the West Bank and Gaza, $10 million for peacebuilding programs through the U.S. Agency for International Development ...
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Change in Services Alert (April 7, 2021)

REDUCTION OF CONSULAR SERVICES  U.S. Embassy Vienna has suspended all routine consular services from April 1 until at least April 18, 2021.  All applicants with previously scheduled appointments will be contacted to re-schedule.  The Consular Section remains open for emergencies only. The City of Vienna government has announced a hard lockdown from Thursday, April 1 through ...
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Change in Services Alert (March 30, 2021)

REDUCTION OF CONSULAR SERVICES  U.S. Embassy Vienna has suspended all routine consular services from April 1 until at least April 11, 2021.  All applicants with previously scheduled appointments will be contacted to re-schedule.  The Consular Section remains open for emergencies only. The City of Vienna government has announced a hard lockdown from Thursday, April 1 through Saturday, ...
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President Biden Invites 40 World Leaders to Leaders Summit on Climate

U.S. Embassy Vienna: “The White House will host 40 diverse world leaders to the Leaders’ Summit on Climate, to include NATO member states.  In the virtual meeting the President seeks to engage and explore areas for cooperation on addressing the climate crisis.  The U.S. Embassy in Vienna underscores that Austria continues to be an important ...
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