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FACT SHEET: President Biden Announces Additional Actions to Respond to Anti-Asian Violence, Xenophobia and Bias

MARCH 30, 2021 STATEMENTS AND RELEASES “Too many Asian Americans have been walking up and down the streets and worrying, waking up each morning the past year feeling their safety and the safety of their loved ones are at stake. They’ve been attacked, blamed, scapegoated, and harassed. They’ve been verbally assaulted, physically assaulted, killed… The conversation we had today with ...
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Malaysia: Virtual English Language Fellow facilitates English Communication course for military cadets at National Defense University of Malaysia

On March 23, English Language Fellow Lynn Nakazawa conducted her first English Communication class for 40 military cadets of the National Defense University of Malaysia. The overall objective of this three-month project is to develop cadets’ ability to think critically and make oral presentations in English. The course will also teach the cadets about confidence building, visual aid ...
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Fact Sheet: U.S. Efforts to Combat Systemic Racism

FACT SHEET MARCH 21, 2021 STATEMENTS AND RELEASES “The prevalence, and pervasiveness, of racial discrimination might make the situation look hopeless, but we remain hopeful. Let us expose the racism and racial discrimination endemic to every society, around the globe. Let us press forward, to root out that discrimination and remove the rot from our foundations. And on ...
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Kami Sayang Teacher – Season 2

The Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) program is a showcase exchange program that brings 100 young Americans to Malaysia each year where they work side by side with Malaysians throughout the country to teach English through incredibly creative programming.
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Fact Sheet: The Quad Vaccine Partnership

BRIEFING ROOM FACT SHEET: QUAD SUMMIT MARCH 12, 2021 STATEMENTS AND RELEASES Permalink: https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2021/03/12/fact-sheet-quad-summit/ The Quad Vaccine Partnership While ensuring that vaccines have been made available to our people, “Quad” partners will launch a landmark partnership to further accelerate the end of the COVID-19 pandemic. Together, Quad leaders are taking shared action necessary to expand safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing in 2021, and will work ...
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