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Eight Participants in the POWER for Women Entrepeneurs Program Awarded with a Digital Marketing Course

Eight participants in the “POWERparaEmprendedoras” (Providing Opportunities for Women’s Economic Rise) e-commerce and digital marketing virtual bootcamp sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Madrid and the U.S. Consulate in Barcelona have been awarded with a digital marketing course by ThePowerMBA.  The participants were selected after fulfilling the criteria for the competition, including attendance at both ...
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The U.S. Embassy in Spain Participates Officially in the Madrid Pride Parade 

The U.S. Embassy in Spain participated officially for the first time in the Madrid Pride parade.  Chargé d’Affaires Conrad Tribble and Deputy Chief of Mission a.i. Joe Mellott led a group of employees, including diplomats and family members, through the complete route carrying a banner with the message: “U.S. Embassy Spain Supports Pride” As President Biden said at ...
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The U.S. Embassy in Madrid Commemorates Independence Day of the United States with the Largest Drone Show ever Performed in Spain

On July 4, 2021, the U.S. Mission in Spain commemorated the 245th anniversary of independence of the United States of America with a ten-minute drone show in the night sky at the Madrid Hippodrome. A recording of the event can be found on  Embassy Madrid’s YouTube channel .   The performance was comprised of 150 drones, making it the largest drone show carried out in Spain to date. The drone formations featured messages and images that highlighted ...
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USNATO Chargé d’Affaires Speaks at Annual Association of European Journalist Seminar

The Association of European Journalists held its 33rd annual International Seminar on Security and Defense June 29-30 with a conference titled “The American return to NATO, stimulus or anesthetic?”  The event featured distinguished speakers from across Spain, Europe, and NATO, including Chargé d’Affaires of the U.S. Mission to NATO, Douglas Jones.  In his remarks, Chargé ...
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Rocio Mora Nieto, 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report Hero

Rocio Mora Nieto, the Director of the Association for the Prevention, Reinsertion, and Attention to Women in Prostitution (APRAMP), has been honored as a 2021 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report Hero, a recognition announced by U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken during the presentation of the Department’s 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report to honor individuals from around ...
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