News & Events

Launching: Foreign National Student Intern Program (FNSIP) for Embassy

The purpose of the FNSIP is to offer foreign national students accepted into the program the unique opportunity of experiencing a foreign affairs work environment.  It is designed for students who are non-U.S. citizens seeking internships with U.S. Embassies outside the U.S.  This program benefits both the U.S. Embassy and students by providing the non-U.S. ...
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American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Hotline for Questions regarding Family Reunifications

FAMILY REUNIFICATION HOTLINE (overseas): +001 646-478-1560 Toll Free Number Calling from the United States: 888-582-2853 Family members, legal representatives and others with questions about family reunification may call this hotline established by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Steering Committee, related to a lawsuit in the United States regarding the reunification of immigrant families ...
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YLAI Summit 2019

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative – YLAI fellows Ana María Vásquez and Víctor Juárez in collaboration with Rafael Landívar University, Meridian, and ProjectWow, organized a conference with business experts from Google, ImpactJunkie, and LaunchBoom to connect Guatemalan entrepreneurs and generate new alliances. In his speech, Ambassador Luis E. Arreaga urged attendees to take advantage ...
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Overseas Security Advisory Council Annual Conference

Ambassador Luis E. Arreaga participated in the inauguration of the Annual Conference of the Overseas Security Advisory Council OSAC to address the region’s security challenges. This conference brings together security experts from this Embassy with AmCham Guatemala members and public / private sector professionals to discuss common challenges in the Northern Triangle and Belize. The ...
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100K Strong Innovation Fund in the Americas Reception

Ambassador Luis E. Arreaga offered a reception to celebrate new grants from the 100K Strong Innovation Fund in the Americas. Thanks to Cementos Progreso, university projects will be developed in engineering, natural resources, environment, adaptation to climate change, ecotourism, and others. Alliances such as the Innovation Fund with Guatemalan companies are vital to increase connectivity ...
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