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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: Eswatini has confirmed 6442 cases of COVID-19 and 122 deaths within its borders. Grocery stores and health clinics are open. Religious services are allowed to operate at a maximum of 50 percent occupancy. Entry and Exit Requirements: Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? Yes. Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mbabane, Eswatini

Location:  U.S. Embassy Event:  Health Advisory The Ministry of Health has confirmed that there are 6442 cases of Covid-19 and 122 deaths in Eswatini. The Prime Minister ordered a partial lockdown of Eswatini from June 19 until further notice.  All non-essential services are closed and the public is asked to avoid unnecessary travel or movement.  ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mbabane, Eswatini, December 1, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mbabane, Eswatini, December 1, 2020 Location:  Eswatini 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 26,000,000 reported cases worldwide. There are now at least 6442 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 122 deaths ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Peterson: World AIDS Day National Commemoration

His Excellency, the Right Honorable Prime Minister , Their Royal Highnesses, Program Director, Chiefs, Regional Administrators, Honorable Ministers, Members of Both Houses of Parliament, United Nations Resident Coordinator and members of the UN Family, Her Excellency, EU Ambassador to Eswatini, Chairperson and Council Members of NERCHA, Executive Director of NERCHA, Civil Society Representatives, Members of ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Lisa Peterson: International Day of Rural Women – Vukani Bomake Prize-Giving Ceremony

Honorable Minister of Commerce, Trade, and Industry, UN Resident Coordinator, EU Ambassador, Businesswomen Eswatini Chairperson, Business Eswatini President, Movers and shakers behind the Vukani Bomake project, Prize recipients Ladies and gentlemen – Siyanivusela Bekunene Thank you for inviting me to join you in this celebration of rural women and creative entrepreneurship. The best practices required ...
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