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COVID-19 Information

March 30, 2020 Message for U.S. Citizens: Please monitor emails and phone regularly as we may send out updates on short notice.  Ensure you are enrolled in  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)  to receive alerts and monitor our dedicated  website , for updates. Country-Specific Information: As of March 30, Algeria has confirmed 584 cases of COVID-19 and 35 COVID-19 related deaths in ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Algiers, Algeria

Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China.  The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 734,931 reported cases worldwide.  On March 30, the Algerian Ministry of Health announced 511 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 31 deaths, in Algeria. The government of Algeria has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19.  On March 17, ...
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2020 U.S. Food and Agriculture Trade Shows

2020 U.S. Food and Agriculture Trade Show  Dates Event City State January 6-7 Southern Nursery Association Conference Baltimore Maryland January 8-10 Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show Baltimore Maryland January 15-17 Gulf States Horticultural Expo Mobile Alabama January 19-21 The Winter Fancy Food Show San Francisco California January 21-23 International Builders’ Show – National Association of Home Builders Las Vegas Nevada January 28-30 International Production and Processing Expo Atlanta Georgia February 26-28 Global Pet Expo Orlando Florida February 28 – March 1 National Fiery Foods & BBQ Show Albuquerque New Mexico March 3-7 (Canceled) Natural Products Expo West Anaheim California March 8-10 International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York New York New York March 15-17 ...
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Women’s History Month 2020

The U.S. Embassy was honored to present the “Algerian Woman of Courage” award to Nawel Bahlouli at our annual Women’s History Month Reception. Ms. Bahlouli created the first NGO in Algeria supporting people living with HIV/AIDS – El Hayet – in 1998. She has persisted in her fight in the face of social stigma surrounding ...
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Temporary Closure of the ACCA

As a preventative measure against the COVID-19 virus, beginning Sunday, March 15 and until further notice, the American Cultural Center in Algiers at the United States Embassy will be closed to visitors. This is an interim, precautionary measure, in line with steps taken by the Algerian Government to suspend cultural events.  Other American centers and cultural ...
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