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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information February 24, 2020 Country-Specific Information: Belgium has one confirmed case of COVID-19 within its borders. Belgium has reported its first confirmed coronavirus case after one of the nine Belgian citizens repatriated from China tested positive. In the meantime, the patient has been discharged after two weeks in quarantine in a military hospital. Entry ...
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U.S. Embassy encourages Belgian businesses to attend the 2020 SelectUSA Investment Summit

February 4, 2020 – The U.S. Embassy to the Kingdom of Belgium is now recruiting Belgian companies to join a business delegation led by Ambassador Ronald Gidwitz to the 2020 SelectUSA Investment Summit, June 1-3, in Washington, D.C. The SelectUSA Investment Summit promotes the United States as the world’s premier investment destination and connects qualified ...
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Participate in a Youth Soccer and ESL Camp in the United States

In the summer of 2020, the U.S. Embassy to Belgium will give five secondary school or young undergraduate students (ages 15-21) the opportunity to participate in a Youth Soccer and English as a Second Language Camp in the United States! This 2-week program will consist of an intensive soccer camp (non-elite level) followed by a ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Brussels, Belgium

Location: Belgium, countrywide Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Stay ...
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Youth Exchange Opportunities

Are you a student and do you have an American dream? Exchanges are the perfect way to experience the United States, improve your English, and get to know students from all over the world. We have lots of exchange opportunities for this summer. Time is flying, so apply now! SUSI: http://www.fulbright.be/awards/grants-for-belgian-and-luxembourgish-citizens/summer-institute-for-students/ Education USA Academy: http://www.educationusa.be/edusaacademy/ BFTF: https://be.usembassy.gov/bftf-2020/
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