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World Tuberculosis Day 2019: U.S. and Indonesia Commemorate and Celebrate 70 Years of Partnership at Borobudur Temple in Central Java

Magelang — At Borobudur Temple, U.S. Ambassador Joseph R. Donovan, Jr., together with Indonesian Ministry of Health Director General of Disease Control and Prevention Dr. Anung Sugihantono and Governor of Central Java Ganjar Pranowo, commemorated World Tuberculosis (TB) Day. This joint event between the U.S. Government and the Government of Indonesia celebrated the 70th anniversary ...
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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia (March 6, 2019)

Location:  Papua Province, Indonesia Event:  On February 28, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a Level 2 Travel Notice – Practice increased precautions due to a polio outbreak in Papua Province, Indonesia. This outbreak is caused by vaccine-derived poliovirus (VDPV), a sign of low oral polio vaccine coverage in the country. World Health ...
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Indonesia-U.S.-Japan LNG Workshop Promotes Energy Partnerships in a Free and Open Indo-Pacific

Indonesia, the United States, and Japan convened a workshop on March 5, focused on meeting Indonesia’s growing demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG).  Over 250 attendees from both the public and private sectors discussed Indonesia’s LNG growth plans and how Japanese, American, and Indonesian companies can contribute through financing and technology.  Japanese and U.S. government ...
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Ambassador Donovan’s Remarks at the USS Houston Commemoration

Good afternoon. Your Excellencies, Governor of Banten Wahidin Halim, Australian Charge d ’Affairs Allister Cox, Commander Indonesian First Fleet Rear Admiral Yudo Margono. Distinguished guests and friends from the Indonesian, Australian, and U.S. Navies, thank you for your participation on this very important occasion and for joining us to mark this important date in our ...
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Millennium Challenge Corporation Visits Indonesia to Discuss New Compact to Advance Economic Growth

Jakarta – The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Vice President for Administration and Finance (and Head of Agency), Cynthia Huger visited Indonesia this week to hold discussions on the development of a new MCC compact – a large scale five-year grant program. Last December, Indonesia was selected by MCC’s Board of Directors as eligible ...
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