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A Proclamation on 160th Anniversary Of The Unification Of Italy And The Establishment Of United States-Italy Diplomatic Relations

A Proclamation on 160th Anniversary Of The Unification Of Italy And The Establishment Of United States-Italy Diplomatic Relations

| April 13, 2021 | 0 Comments

APRIL 13, 2021 • PRESIDENTIAL ACTIONS Today we commemorate over 160 years since the unification of Italy as a single state and the establishment of United States-Italy diplomatic relations.  Our nations share a deep and enduring friendship, bolstered by the bonds of family and culture that tie our peoples together.  It is a particularly meaningful relationship for […]

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Mariangela Zappia, Nominated as Next Italian Ambassador to Washington

Mariangela Zappia, Nominated as Next Italian Ambassador to Washington

| March 12, 2021 | 0 Comments

The Italian Government has nominated Mariangela Zappia as the next Italian Ambassador to Washington.  She would be the first woman to ever hold the position.  The current Ambassador, Armando Varricchio, will be heading to Berlin, a key post for Italian diplomacy, as Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel will not seek a fifth term. Zappia joined the […]

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Italy Celebrates Re-entry of the U.S. into the Paris Agreement

Italy Celebrates Re-entry of the U.S. into the Paris Agreement

| February 20, 2021 | 0 Comments

On the occasion of the official re-entry of the U.S. into the Paris Agreement, the Italian Ambassador to the U.S., Armando Varricchio, the British Ambassador to the U.S., Karen Pierce, and the U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, John Kerry, discussed how to combat climate change, both internationally and domestically, and explored ways to strengthen […]

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NIAF Launches Fauci Fellowship Program

NIAF Launches Fauci Fellowship Program

| February 8, 2021 | 0 Comments

NIAF’s Fauci Fellowships program is now accepting applications! In recognition of Dr. Fauci’s life saving work, the Fauci Fellowships will award two $50,000 post-doctoral research grants—one to an Italian researcher working in Italy, and the other to an Italian American researcher working in the United States—to support research in infectious diseases. (Washington, D.C. – February […]

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700esimo anniversario della morte di Dante Alighieri. Le celebrazioni per il Sommo Poeta sbarcano negli Stati Uniti.

700esimo anniversario della morte di Dante Alighieri. Le celebrazioni per il Sommo Poeta sbarcano negli Stati Uniti.

| February 3, 2021 | 0 Comments

Washington, DC (3 febbraio 2021) — Dopo le celebrazioni leonardesche del 2019 e quelle raffaellesche del 2020, l’Ambasciata d’Italia a Washington con la propria rete consolare e degli Istituti Italiani di Cultura negli Stati Uniti commemorano il settecentesimo anniversario delle morte di Dante Alighieri con un ricco programma di oltre 60 iniziative organizzate su tutto […]

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“Together To Never Forget”. Embassy of Italy Commemorates International Holocaust Remembrance Day

“Together To Never Forget”. Embassy of Italy Commemorates International Holocaust Remembrance Day

| January 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

On January 27, the Embassy of Italy in Washington D.C. and the Italian consular and cultural network in the United States commemorate the Day of Remembrance with many virtual events organized throughout the country, in collaboration with local cultural and academic institutions. Ambassador Armando Varricchio stressed the leading role that Italy plays in the defense […]

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The Embassy of Italy Launches Celebration Commemorating 160 Years of Diplomatic Relations with the United States

The Embassy of Italy Launches Celebration Commemorating 160 Years of Diplomatic Relations with the United States

| January 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, DC – Jan 26,2021.  Today, Italian Ambassador Armando Varricchio and the Italian Embassy in Washington unveiled a new logo commemorating 160 years of diplomatic relations between Italy and the United States of America. The anniversary logo serves as the official kick-off to a year-long celebration examining the past, present, and future ties between the […]

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