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Education USA Pre-Departure Orientation Program

Wednesday July 19, 2017 – Macarty House, Vacoas Each year, the U.S. Embassy sponsors its Pre-Departure Orientation (PDO) program for all students who have been accepted into undergraduate/graduate programs at various universities and colleges in the United States that start that Fall, including Fulbright and Humphrey Exchange participants.  The PDO is hosted by the Embassy’s ... Read More»

United States Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius Message for U.S. citizens: Embassy Closing June 19, 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Port Louis informs U.S. citizens that due to a small fire the embassy will be closed on Monday, June 19, until further notice.  There will be no visa services or routine American Citizens Services available. U.S. citizens with emergences should call 230-5-253-3641 for assistance. For further information: See the State Department’s ... Read More»

Once Upon a Time… Dasha Kelly Hamilton Was in Mauritius!

From a creative writing class with authors to a talk with NGOs on how to help children express their emotions through art to discussing the creative industry with entrepreneurs, spoken word artist, writer and social entrepreneur Dasha Kelly Hamilton had a busy schedule during her stay in Mauritius. Read More»

Mauritius Hosts Cutlass Express 2017

Mauritius hosted Cutlass Express 2017, a 9-day military training exercise designed to improve cooperation, coordination, and collaboration among 250 participants from 14 partner nations to increase maritime safety and security within the Indian Ocean and off the coast of Africa. Sponsored by U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) and conducted by U.S. Naval Forces Africa NAVAF) in partnership ... Read More»