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  • Mayor De Blasio takes a “selfie” with Mayor De Magistris on Naples waterfront
    Forza Napoli! De Blasio Wows Southern Italy

    Naples, July 23, 2014 -- New York Mayor Bill de Blasio enjoyed a rock star welcome in Southern Italy during his whirlwind visit to Naples and ancestral villages in Campania and Basilicata. In Sant’Agata dei Goti, a small town north of Naples, a crowd of 3,500 gathered to welcome back this favorite son and cheer his new status as the town's honorary citizen.  

  • Sicily: 71st Anniversaryof Operation "Husky"
    Sicily: 71st Anniversaryof Operation "Husky"

    Gela, July 10, 2014 -- Consul General Barrosse gave remarks and participated in the official commemorations of the 71st anniversary of operation "Husky" in Sicily. The ceremony was organized by Gela Mayor Angelo Fasulo, and included official remarks at the historic Gela Town Hall as well as two wreath-laying ceremonies, one for the Italian soldiers and another for American soldiers. 

  • U.S. Military Community Relations Program in Sicily
    U.S. Military Community Relations Program in Sicily

    Sicily, June 13, 2014 -- Every year the U.S. Navy, Airforce and Marines stationed in Sigonella, Sicily, engage in some 150 community service projects in the Catania area and throughout southern and central Sicily. 

  • Working together to protect Intellectual Property Rights
    Working together to protect Intellectual Property Rights

    Naples, June 5, 2014 -- In a dual effort to support US and Italian actions to protect Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), Consul General Colombia Barrosse and Oscar nominee Art Director Douglas Mowat headlined a gathering of Neapolitan film directors, cinematographers and actors at the Consulate on June 5.  

  • Hurray for Hollywood and IPR
    Hurray for Hollywood and IPR

    Naples, June 2, 2014 -- Oscar nominee Douglas Mowat shared his insights on a Hollywood career with a capacity crowd of cinema students and the public at the Fine Arts Academy in remarks that touched on IPR issues in Italy and the USA.  

  • Youth Leadership Program Sends Sicilians to USA
    Youth Leadership Program Sends Sicilians to USA

    Naples, May 16, 2014 -- Fourteen Sicilian students and two teachers are headed to the United States to participate in the Youth Leadership Program (YLP), sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Educational and Cultural Bureau.  

  • Sicily Welcomes Ambassador Phillips
    Sicily Welcomes Ambassador Phillips

    Sicily, April 7, 2014 -- In his first six months since his arrival to Italy in October 2013, Ambassador John Phillips has visited both Campania and Sicily, confirming the key role that Southern Italy plays in US-Italy relations. During a three-day trip to Sicily, Ambassador Phillips reiterated the U.S. Mission’s commitment to consolidate the historic friendship between Sicily and the U.S. [...] 

  • U.S. Ambassador Phillips walked with the Addiopizzo's members
    U.S. Ambassador Phillips walked with the Addiopizzo's members

    Palermo, April 7, 2014 -- "U.S. Ambassador John Phillips walked the Addiopizzo trail with the organization's members and heard of their successful grassroots movement to say "addio" to Mafia-influence in Palermo. The Ambassador praised the courage of those Sicilian citizens who have stood up against organized crime.  

  • Catania Goes to Model UN
    Catania Goes to Model UN

    Catania, February 2014 -- U.S. Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Julien Tunney led a team from his two high schools in Sicily for an international round of Model United Nations competitions in Genoa.  

  • Anti-Mafia Prosecutor Speaks to Alumni Association
    Anti-Mafia Prosecutor Speaks to Alumni Association

    Naples, February 20, 2014 -- National anti-mafia magistrate Franco Roberti joined 30 of his fellow U.S. Government exchange program alumni for a discussion of how transnational crime in Italy is an obstacle to economic development. 

  • Sicilian anti-mafia activists brief Consul General in Palermo
    Sicilian anti-mafia activists brief Consul General in Palermo

    Palermo, February 3, 2014 -- On February 3 Consul General Barrosse travelled to Palermo, Sicily where she visited the headquarters of Addiopizzo in a building confiscated from the mafia. The Consul General congratulated the president of Addiopizzo, Daniele Marannano, and all the members of this grassroot movement founded in 2004.  

  • U.S.-Italy Partnership for Mediterranean Transplantation Center
    U.S.-Italy Partnership for Mediterranean Transplantation Center

    Palermo, February 3, 2014 -- Consul General Barrosse on Feb. 3 visited ISMETT, the Palermo Mediterranean Institute for Transplantation and Advanced Specialized Therapies founded through a partnership between the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the Sicilian Regional Government.  

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