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Baseball Train the Trainer Program

From July 20 to 28, U.S. baseball players Anttonio Montana Brown and John Brendan Guinan will conduct a baseball “Train the Trainer” program to train young men and women who play baseball in Tocopilla and Antofagasta, with the idea that they someday become coaches. This program is sponsored by the U.S. Embassy, with the support ...
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U.S. Embassy Supports LGBT Rights

The U.S. Department of State is committed to the promotion and protection of the human rights of LGBT persons around the globe. As Secretary of State John Kerry said in honor of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month in June, “… To the activists, allies, and LGBT individuals on the front lines ...
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Brand New USS America to Visit Chile

The USS America, the U.S. Navy’s newest amphibious assault ship, will visit the port of Valparaiso in August. The ship is its maiden voyage from Pascagoula, Mississippi, to its future homeport in San Diego, California. On this trip, the USS America will visit several countries in addition to Chile, including Colombia and Brazil.  It will ...
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U.S. and Chile: Education Cooperation

During the visit to the United States by President Michelle Bachelet and her meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House on June 30th, both governments highlighted U.S-Chile bilateral cooperation in education: Training Plan for Teachers of English in Chile On June 2014, prior to the Presidents’ meeting in Washington, D.C., University of Georgetown ...
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Two Chileans among 12 finalists of the Pathways to Prosperity Innovation Challenge

The U.S. Department of State, in partnership with the World Environment Center (WEC), announced twelve finalists of the Pathways to Prosperity Innovation Challenge, June 10.  Two Chilean competitors are in the group: private sector engineering company Centro Tecnológico de Aseguramiento de la Calidad (CTAC), and Núcleo Biotecnología Curauma, at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. The ...
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