News & Events

GLOBE Program trains Guatemalan teachers of public schools

Representatives of the GLOBE Program from Argentina and Costa Rica visited Guatemala to train more than 20 public school teachers from all departments of the country. Teachers acquired tools to replicate the training in their communities and how to run the program. GLOBE is an initiative that provides techniques to apply the scientific method to environmental issues. ...
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Temporary Changes to ACS Services

Due to necessary renovation and outreach trips to different cities around Guatemala, routine ACS services will be unavailable from April 24-28. We will still deliver passports in our regular schedule and attend to emergency cases. If you have an emergency please contact us (502)2326-4000 and the operator will address your phone call, accordingly. Pending cases: ...
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Reminder – Upcoming Town Halls, Passport Renewal and Notarial Services

The following message (PDF – 56Kb) is a friendly reminder for U.S. citizens regarding upcoming events at several locations throughout Guatemala. Please share the following information with other U.S. citizens to ensure maximum participation. We hope to have this message disseminated as widely as possible within the U.S. citizen community. Please contact the American Citizen Services Unit via e-mail ( amcitsguatemala@state.gov ...
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INL signs Memorandum of Understanding with Guatemalan Mayors

The Director of the U.S. Embassy’s Narcotics and Law Enforcement Section (INL), Virginia Staab, participated in the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with mayors of 19 municipalities in Guatemala for the implementation of the Model Police Stations program, as a respond to the commitment of the U.S. Government to help strengthen citizen security in the region.
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