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  • Bilateral Collaboration on Labor

    Bilateral Collaboration on Labor

    MEXICO CITY, June 5, 2014– U.S. Ambassador to Mexico E. Anthony Wayne met today with Mexican Labor Secretary Alfonso Navarrete Prida to discuss bilateral collaboration on labor issues deemed priorities for both countries.

  • Jovenes en Accion

    Jovenes en Accion Finalists 2014

    The U.S. Embassy in Mexico and the General Directorate of International Affairs (SEP) published the 2014 finalists. We invite you to take a look at the list. Congratulations to those selected!

  • Exchange Alumni Member of the Month

    Exchange Alumni Member of the Month

    When championing LGBT issues, the State Department's Exchange Alumni Member of the Month Lizeth Martínez of México amplifies voices for equal protection under the law!

  • Secretary John Kerry Visit to Mexico

    Secretary John Kerry Visit to Mexico

    Secretary of State John Kerry visited Mexico City on May 21 and 22, his first visit to Mexico as Secretary of State.

  • Merida Initiative

    Merida Initiative

    In December 2008, Mexico and the United States signed the Merida Initiative agreement, opening a chapter of historic cooperation and acknowledging the shared responsibilities of the United States and Mexico to counter the effects of organized crime threatening citizens on both sides of the border.


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    USAID Administrator Shah Travels to Mexico City

    U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Rajiv Shah will travel to Mexico City from April 15-16 to lead the U.S. delegation for the first High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation (GPEDC).  

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    Treasury Sanctions Money Laundering Network with Ties to Caro Quintero

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today designated 10 entities and five individuals with ties to the Sanchez Garza family as specially designated narcotics traffickers pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act (Kingpin Act).  

  • Ambassador Wayne Speaks at Forum on Migrants
    Ambassador Wayne Speaks at Forum on Migrants

    Mexico, D.F., April 9, 2014 –U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne participated today in a conference at the Mexican Senate entitled “The Migrant as a Person: The Center of Migration Policy.”  

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