News & Events

Student Leaders Return from the United States

On August 23, Acting Public Affairs Officer Joslyn Mack-Wilson and Cultural Affairs Specialist Janan Shaikh Abdulla met with the 2016 MEPI Student Leaders returnees. The students shared their academic and cultural experience in the United States. The students described the six-week program as an opportunity for them to learn about leadership and prepare to be ...
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Pre-departure Orientation for the 2016 [YES] Program

On August 3,  a representative from the U.S. embassy and AMIDEAST – Kuwait met with a group of Bahraini students, participating in the 2016-2017 Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange & Study (YES) Program. The YES program is a program of the U.S. Department of State that provides outstanding secondary school students the opportunity to spend one academic ...
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Global Coach Basketball Summer Camp in Bahrain

From July 27-31, Embassy Manama, in coordination with NBA Champion Sam Vincent and in support of Aluminum Bahrain (ALBA), sponsored the Global Coach basketball summer camp in Bahrain.  The camp lasted for 5 days, and it involved more than 70 boys aged between 10-16 at the ALBA Club facility. The activities included basketball drill stations, ...
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PAS Participating in 2016 Bahrain Summer Festival

As part of the annual Bahrain Summer Festival organized by the Bahrain Authority,  the U.S. Embassy in Manama showcased two American movies Balto and The Muppet Show at the Kids Cinema dome in Nakhool Tent.  Deputy Public Affairs Officer Joslyn Mack-Wilson attended the opening of the American movies and presented the children with coloring and ...
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W2W Pre-Departure Orientation

On July 14, Deputy Public Affairs Officer Joslyn Mack-Wilson and Cultural Specialist Janan Shaikh Abdulla met with Bahraini females students participating in the Women2Women International Leadership Program (W2W). W2W is a global leadership conference for young women. The program provides the opportunity to learn, network and acquire the leadership and professional development skills that will ...
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