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  • Ambassaor James chats to women who local crafts (Photo Credit:State Dept)

    16 Days to Fight Gender Violence

    On December 2, Ambassador James gave the key note address at a Women’s Economic Empowerment Forum organized by the Swaziland Young Women’s Network (SYWON) as part of an Embassy grant to help support the organization’s activities for the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. It focused on economic empowerment as a critical tool in combating gender-based violence.

  • Ambassador James and GLOW participants running during the World AIDS day event(Photo Credit: State Department)

    World AIDS Day

    In honor of World AIDS Day, Ambassador Makila James attended a World AIDS day program organized by Peace Corps Volunteer Patricia Fuentes at Mhlangeni Primary School in Manzini on December 11. The program was part of the Peace Corps Girls Leading Our World (GLOW) Camp activities.

  • Rus Funk on TV and the DVC participants (Photo Credit: State Department)

    Rus Funk shares strategies to combat GBV

    To commemoration the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence (GBV), the Embassy hosted a DVC with U.S.-based activist and co-founder of "Men's Work", Rus Funk. Mr. Funk spoke with representatives of various Swazi organizations working to address gender-based violence.

  • Human Rights Principles(Photo Credit:State Department).

    Human Rights Day

    "Unfortunately, the fact that we still so desperately need these days demonstrates that, although all countries in the world now recognize certain fundamental human rights, many people throughout the world still do not enjoy them" - Ambassador James.

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  • Marjorie Balarin engaging with lectureres at Ngwane Teachers College.

    Studying Opportunities in the USA

    Marjorie Balarin, the Embassy Student Advisor and Senior Cultural Affairs Assistant visited Ngwane Teachers College where she engage students and lecturers on studying opportunies in the USA.


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