USAID Administrator Samantha Power Visits The Dominican Republic

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Children attend the start of the 2021-2022 school year at the Salome Ureña basic school in the Capotillo neighborhood of Santo Domingo, on September 20, 2021. (Photo by Erika SANTELICES / AFP)
Photo by Erika Santelices / AFP

On October 7-8, Administrator Samantha Power travels to Santo Domingo to advance the United States’ partnership with the people and government of the Dominican Republic. The Administrator will lead U.S. participation in a U.S.-Dominican Republic High-Level Dialogue on Institutional Reform and meet with Dominican President Luis Abinader.

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Last updated: October 08, 2021

October 8, 2021

Administrator Samantha Power traveled to the Dominican Republic October 7-8, to participate in a High-Level Dialogue on Institutional Reform with Dominican President Luis Abinader.

October 7, 2021

Good afternoon, everyone. It is such a pleasure to be with  President Abinader, and to join you, Chargé Thomas, Mr. Alvarez, and all of the assembled leaders, ministers, and embassy staff here today for an event that truly could not inspire more enthusiasm from the United States of America.

October 5, 2021

On October 7-8, Administrator Samantha Power will travel to Santo Domingo to advance the United States’ partnership with the people and government of the Dominican Republic. The Administrator will lead U.S. participation in a U.S.-Dominican Republic High-Level Dialogue on Institutional Reform and meet with Dominican President Luis Abinader.