Tag: Armando Varricchio

Dr. Anthony Fauci awarded the honor of “Cavaliere di Gran Croce dell’Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana” at the Residence of the Ambassador of Italy in Washington

Dr. Anthony Fauci awarded the honor of “Cavaliere di Gran Croce dell’Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana” at the Residence of the Ambassador of Italy in Washington

| May 19, 2021 | 0 Comments

The Ambassador of Italy, Armando Varricchio, bestowed upon Dr. Anthony Fauci the honor of “Cavaliere di Gran Croce dell’Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana” (Knight of Grand Cross, Order of Merit of the Italian Republic), conferred by the Italian President of the Republic in recognition of his exceptional career and outstanding contribution to the fight […]

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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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“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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Italian American Museum for Washington, DC Inaugurated (IAMDC)

Italian American Museum for Washington, DC Inaugurated (IAMDC)

| December 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

Calling it an “an historic day for our Italian and Italian American community,” on December 15, 2020, CISC President Francesco Isgro, together with CISC Chair Fr. Ezio Marchetto, Italian Embassy First Counselor Domenico Bellantone, & donor Commendatore Robert Facchina cut the ribbon at the inauguration of the Italian American Museum of Washington DC (IAMDC). Due […]

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Apre a Washington la quinta edizione della Settimana della Cucina Italiana nel Mondo

Apre a Washington la quinta edizione della Settimana della Cucina Italiana nel Mondo

| November 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Apre a Washington la quinta edizione della Settimana della Cucina Italiana nel Mondo (16-22 novembre 2020). Oltre 40 gli appuntamenti in tutto il territorio americano per promuovere i prodotti autentici dell’agro-alimentare italiano.  Washington DC (12 novembre 2020) — Grandi partnership per l’edizione USA della Settimana della Cucina Italiana nel Mondo (16-22 novembre 2020), che apre […]

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