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#ItalyStayStrong. The Embassy of Italy has launched in partnership with the Italian Scientist and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF) a fund raising campaign for the Covid-19.
#ItalyStayStrong. The Embassy of Italy has launched in partnership with the Italian Scientist and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF) a fund raising campaign for the Covid-19. 04/01/2020

Washington, April 1, 2020. Italy and the United States are facing an unprecedented challenge. Italy was one of the first countries hit by the coronavirus outbreak and has been severely affected. Italians have responded with courage, from doctors and nurses on the front line to law enforcement officers, from the many volunteers...

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Coronavirus: disposizioni stringenti per chi rientra in Italia
Coronavirus: disposizioni stringenti per chi rientra in Italia03/30/2020

Si riporta di seguito il testo del comunicato pubblicato sul sito del Ministero delle Infrastrutture e dei Trasporti. Roma, 28 marzo 2020 - Da oggi entrano in vigore disposizioni stringenti per chi fa ingresso in Italia e scrupolose misure organizzative che devono adottare i vettori e gli armatori, al fine di contrastare...

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Measures to combat and contain the Coronavirus
Measures to combat and contain the Coronavirus03/30/2020

On March 22, 2020, the Presidency of the Council of Ministers issued a decree outlining further urgent measures to combat and contain the coronavirus. On March 28, 2020 the Minister of Health and Minister of Infrastructure and Transport issued an order (in italiano) containing rigorous provisions for those entering Italy...

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Coronavirus. Ambassador Armando Varricchio joins a conversation with David Harris, CEO of the American Jewish Committee.
Coronavirus. Ambassador Armando Varricchio joins a conversation with David Harris, CEO of the American Jewish Committee.03/27/2020

Washington, March 27, 2020. The Ambassador of Italy to the United States of America, Armando Varricchio, participated in a conversation on the Italian response to the COVID-19 with the CEO of the American Jewish Committee, David Harris. The conversation took place via Zoom (with over 400 listeners) and was broadcast live...

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Coronavirus. Alitalia keeps Italy connected to the USA.
Coronavirus. Alitalia keeps Italy connected to the USA.03/24/2020

Washington, March 24, 2020. The Italian Embassy in Washington continues to maintain close contacts with Alitalia to ensure direct connections between the United States and Italy in the coming days, despite the ban on entry for those who have been in the Schengen area in the last 14 days decided by the American Authorities...

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The campaign #WeAreItaly #StayTunedOnIt started
The campaign #WeAreItaly #StayTunedOnIt started03/18/2020

The campaign #WeAreItaly #StayTunedOnIt launched by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to promote the most creative and vital Italy in the world in the days of the Coronavirus has just started. Andrea Bocelli, Uto Ughi, Tiziano Ferro, Paolo Fresu, Ada Montellanico, Nek, Andrea Griminelli, Rita Marcotulli, Fabrizio Bosso and...

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Coronavirus. Decreto sull’auto-isolamento per chi rientra in Italia
Coronavirus. Decreto sull’auto-isolamento per chi rientra in Italia03/17/2020

Si riporta di seguito il testo del comunicato pubblicato sul sito del Ministero delle Infrastrutture e dei Trasporti. Roma, 17 marzo 2020 - Alla luce delle numerose richieste di rientro in Italia da parte di molti cittadini che si trovano all’estero, la Ministra delle Infrastrutture e dei Trasporti, Paola De Mich...

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COVID-19 EMERGENCY NOTICE03/12/2020

Within the framework of the latest emergency measures related to COVID-19, beginning March 16, 2020, consular services will be provided as follows: Until further notice, no new appointments will be scheduled; Those who already have an appointment will be contacted by email; The issuance of passports and the provision of consular services will continue to...

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DECREE OF THE PRESIDENCY OF THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS ON URGENT MEASURES TO COMBAT AND CONTAIN THE CORONAVIRUS03/10/2020

On March 9, 2020, the Presidency of the Council of Ministers issued a decree outlining urgent measures to combat and contain the coronavirus (http://www.governo.it/it/articolo/firmato-il-dpcm-9-marzo-2020/14276). Having regard to the protection of Italian citizens abroad, and in order to provide information to the general public, we draw attention on the following...

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Referendum costituzionale 2020 - RINVIATO03/05/2020

Il Consiglio dei Ministri ha stabilito il rinvio a data da destinarsi dello svolgimento del referendum costituzionale sul teso di legge costituzonale recante "modifica degli articoli 56, 57 e 59 della Costituzione in materia di riduzione del numero dei parlamentari". http://www.governo.it/it/articolo/comunicato-stampa-del-consiglio-dei-ministri-n-34/14247

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Application for the Eduitalia Scholarships 2020
Application for the Eduitalia Scholarships 202003/03/2020

Application for the Eduitalia Scholarships 2020 are now open and available on the website of the Embassy of Italy in Washington DC by clicking on the Eduitalia logo placed on our homepage. Applications are open to students who will take the Italian AP exam 2020. A total of 23 grants will be awarded. The grants will cover...

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Coronavirus Advisory 02/29/2020

New coronavirus. Alert 4 for the Lombardy and Veneto Regions (update 29 February 2020). The United States maintains the travel alert for Italy at level 3 ("Avoid Non Essential Travel"). However, in light of the spread of Coronavirus in some areas of the country, on February 29, 2020, the Department of State raised the travel alert for the Lombardy and Veneto...

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