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COVID-19 Information – Jamaica

COVID-19 Information – Jamaica Last updated:   2/12/2021 *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from ...
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COVID-19 Information – Cayman Islands

COVID-19 Information – Cayman Islands Last updated:   2/12/2021 ***  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered ...
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Health Alert:U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (January 22, 2021)   Location:  Jamaica Event:  The following health information has been updated on the Embassy Kingston COVID-19 website: Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. ...
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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs

Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test result and ...
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USAID Awards US $4 Million Towards Jamaica Renewable Energy Alliance

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)  launched a three year US$4 million Jamaica Energy Resilience Alliance led by Cadmus Group LLC (Cadmus). This Alliance, which involves a number of prominent local organizations, is expected to invest up to US$50 million to boost Jamaica’s renewable energy landscape, with direct economic and environmental impacts in the energy ...
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U.S. Embassy Announces the 2021 Cohort of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Fellowship Program

Kingston, Jamaica: The U.S. Embassy is proud to announce the 2021 cohort from Jamaica for the U.S. Department of State’s Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Fellowship Program. This program will begin in January 2021 and close in April 2021, bringing together 263 young leaders from 37 countries in Latin America, the Caribbean, and ...
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United States Marines Bring Cheer to Mustard Seed Community Children

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! The Mustard Seed Community in Kingston will be gifted with toys through the annual United States Marine Corps ‘Toys for Tots’ program. Darcy Tulloch-Williams, Executive Director of the Mustard Seed Community Jamaica, was on hand to receive the toys from United States Ambassador to Jamaica, Donald Tapia, ...
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