The U.S. Role in International Organizations’ Response to COVID-19

03/31/2020 02:45 PM EDT Office of the Spokesperson “Whenever you see high quality, effective COVID-19 aid being delivered around the world by UN humanitarian and relief agencies, what you are seeing is the generosity of the American people and those who share our humanitarian values.  We are by far the largest contributors to organizations like ...
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U.S. and French colleagues work together on COVID-19 cure

By Noelani Kirschner – Mar 26, 2020 Two scientists who met through the J. William Fulbright international exchange program are part of a worldwide hunt to find existing drugs that can be used to treat the COVID-19 virus. As a U.S.-France Fulbright-Tocqueville Distinguished Chair in spring 2015, Benjamin R. tenOever first worked with Marco Vignuzzi’s laboratory at ...
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COVID-19 Information

The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.   COVID-19 Information Updated April 3, 2020 Country-Specific Information: France has confirmed cases of COVID-19 throughout the country. Since January 24, 2020, there have been 59,105 confirmed cases in France.  There have been ...
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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

For the latest information, please visit https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/travel-advisory-alert-global-level-4-health-advisory-issue.html The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared ...
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Update on Travel Restrictions to the United States

March 12, 2020 For the most current information regarding COVID-19, the March 11 Presidential proclamation, and its impact on travel to the United States, please visit  www.dhs.gov  and  www.whitehouse.gov /. The restrictions do not apply to U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents and (generally) immediate family members of U.S. citizens. U.S. citizens who have been in the Schengen zone ...
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Proclamation — COVID-19, Suspension of Entry as Immigrants and Nonimmigrants

Proclamation—Suspension of Entry as Immigrants and Nonimmigrants of Certain Additional Persons Who Pose a Risk of Transmitting 2019 Novel Coronavirus   Issued on: March 11, 2020 On January 31, 2020, I issued Proclamation 9984 (Suspension of Entry as Immigrants and Nonimmigrants of Persons Who Pose a Risk of Transmitting 2019 Novel Coronavirus and Other Appropriate Measures To Address ...
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Presidential Declaration on COVID-19

Issued on: March 11, 2020 Oval Office 9:02 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  My fellow Americans: Tonight, I want to speak with you about our nation’s unprecedented response to the coronavirus outbreak that started in China and is now spreading throughout the world. Today, the World Health Organization officially announced that this is a global pandemic. We ...
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Remarks by VP Pence in a Coronavirus Briefing with Cruise Line Executives and Port Directors

Port Everglades Administration Building Fort Lauderdale, Florida March 7, 2020 GOVERNOR DESANTIS:  Good afternoon.  I want to welcome the Vice President to Florida, down in a part of the state where there’s a lot of great stuff going on, in Broward County.  I also want to thank the President for all his support, particularly on ...
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President Trump on Coronavirus, March 7 – Remarks by President Trump After Tour of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, March 7, 2020

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Georgia (Issued March 7, 2020) March 6, 2020 4:43 P.M EST THE PRESIDENT:  I said, “I’d like to walk the press down the hall to see how professional this is.”  It’s incredible.  If you people would like, we would do that.  Are they able to do that, Doctor?  ...
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Press Briefing by Vice President Pence and Members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force

March 6, 2020 James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 5:41 P.M. EST THE VICE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon. We just completed today’s lengthy meeting of the White House Coronavirus Task Force and, at the President’s direction, have continued to implement his whole-of-government approach to bring the full resources of the federal government to bear to confront ...
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