File – Former Ambassadors Speeches

Ambassador Jean Manes: “The glass that never fills” (9 December, 2016) 2017: Year of Positive Action (3 January, 2017) SUPERATE Raíces Graduation (January 20, 2017) Address by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Cooperation Agreement signing between USAID and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador (6 February, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 6th Edition of DigiGirlz (March 8, 2017) Florida International University Research Presentación “The New Face of Gangs” (March 16, 2017) Ambassador Manes, Remarks for “Manos a la Obra” Volunteer Day at Parque Extremo Santa Tecla (22 April, 2017) Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Education Fair Remarks, Hotel Barceló Salón Bristol (28 April, 2017) Ambassador Jean Manes Welcoming Remarks at the Connect USA Expo and Conference event (5 May, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the San Salvador G.R.E.A.T. Graduation (June 2, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Atlantic Council report presentation (June 20, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the El Salvador – United States Friendship Celebration (June 21, 2017) Ambassador Remarks at the Amistad en Acción Festival first concert (23 June, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 241 Independence Day Celebration (June 27, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the TVET Signing Ceremony (June 30, 2017) Remarks at the Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Week Inauguration (July 10, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Environmental Permitting Online Platform Launch (July 11, 2017) Police Athletic League Remarks of U.S. Ambassador Jean Manes – Soyopango, El Salvador (21 July, 2017) Remarks of Ambassador Manes – “Centro de Alcance” Inaugration Ceremony. Cuidad Delgado, El Salvador (25 July, 2017) PAL Soccer Camp with Soccer Star Ronaldinho – Remarks of Ambassador Jean E. Manes (6 August, 2017) Remarks of Ambassador Jean E. Manes “Yo Cambio” Bakery Inauguration (8 August, 2017) Remarks of Ambassador Jean E. Manes PAL Soccer Camp with Soccer Star Ronaldinho (8 August, 2017) Ambassador Jean Manes Remarks at the Donation Ceremony for 500 Body Cameras (5 September, 2017) International Conference for Sustainable Coffee 2017 (19 September, 2017) Remarks of the Ambassador Jean Manes at the Entrepreneurs of the North Triangle “EmprendeTN” Event (25 September, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Project Bósforo Groundbreaking Ceremony (28 September, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at “Exprésate” Event Inauguration (18 October, 2017) The Supreme Court Probity Unit Relaunch (20 October, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the CENPROMYPE Ceremony (30 October, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Community Center Inauguration in San Miguel (November 7, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the AMITY Graduation (November 21, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the PNC Thanksgiving Lunch (November 22, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Slaughter Facility Groundbreaking (November 30, 2017) Remarks of the Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes at the FOMILENIO II Annual Report’s event (6 December, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Graduación English Access Santa Ana (14 December, 2017) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes in the PNC Internal Affairs Office Opening event (25 January, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Inauguration of USG-supported renovations at La Hachadura Border (31 January, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “Anti-Fraud” Conference (8 February, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “La Cachada” Presentation (27 February, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the DigiGirlz event (8 March, 2018) Forum “One Step to Equality” (9 March, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Women in Law Enforcement Regional conference (14 March, 2018) ILEA International Women’s Month Community Outreach Event (28 March, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at Microsoft Blockchain Webinar (April 8, 2018) Training for Parliamentarian Women Opening (10 April, 2018) Youth Center for Software Development Inauguration (11 April, 2018) 2018 CAMTEX General Assembly Award (11 April, 2018) Wastewater Treatment Plant Signing Ceremony (12 April, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Regional Encounter on Reintegration of Returned Migrants (May 8, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Emergency Relief Administrative and Training Facility Opening (May 15, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean E. Manes at the Plan El Salvador Seguro Contest launch (May 29, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean E. Manes at the first installment of resettlement housing for families along MCC’s road construction project (30 May, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “Beyond the Horizon” Inauguration (May 31, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 242nd Independence Day Celebration (June 26, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “Supérate Alumni” Event (July 7, 2018) Ambassador Manes remarks at the Corporate Social Responsibility Week Opening (July 9, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes on the XIV Women, Leadership and Technology Conference (July 12, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Manes – Hanes Dye Plant Opening (26 July, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Beyond the Horizon Closing Ceremony (July 30, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manest at the Inauguration of the Sonsonate Attorney General’s Office (August 11, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean E. Manes at the “Combating Corruption and Money Laundering” Conference (16 August, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Walmart Santa Elena Opening (August 21, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the OPIC and CrediQ Signing Ceremony (October 1, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Opening of International Education Week (October 15, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Seattle Foundation Donors Conference (October 22, 2018) Remarks of Ambassador Jean E. Manes; Veteran’s Day Ceremony (10 November, 2018) Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Jean E. Manes at the Launch of the Project for the Protection and Quality of Care for Children (13 November, 2018) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Jutta Steiner de Toruño School Inauguration (February 25, 2019) Closing Ceremony of Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation 2019 (19 March, 2019) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the USAID Higher Education for Economic Growth Closeout (April 2, 2019) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Launch of the Mayor’s Vision for the Historic District of Downtown San Salvador (April 2, 2019) ECADE Graduation (4 April, 2019) FBINAA Latin America-Caribbean Conference (6 May, 2019) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Universidad de Oriente (May 7, 2019) Ambassador Manes Receives Highest Decoration from Salvadoran Legislative Assembly (16 May, 2019) Graduación G.R.E.A.T. (12 June, 2019) Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes on her “Hija Meritisima de San Salvador” Award (June 18, 2019)

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Parque Cuscatlán Opening

Parque Cuscatlán Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Wednesday, July 10, 2019 10:00 A.M., Parque Cuscatlán Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes on the Parque Cuscatlán Opening July 10, 2019 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Parque Cuscatlán, “the place of precious things”, is one of my favorite places …

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Hija Meritisima de San Salvador

Hija Meritisima de San Salvador Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, June 18, 2019, 6:00 P.M., Teatro Nacional Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes on her “Hija Meritisima de San Salvador” Award 18 de junio de 2019 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Thank you very much for this …

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Graduación G.R.E.A.T.

Graduación G.R.E.A.T. San Salvador Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 9:00 A.M., INFRAMEN Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the San Salvador G.R.E.A.T. Graduation I am so happy to see these future leaders of El Salvador, who are graduating today from the G.R.E.A.T. Program. First of all, a big round of applause for all …

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Universidad de Oriente

Universidad de Oriente Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 11:00 A.M., UNIVO Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Universidad de Oriente May 7, 2019 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. I can tell you very sincerely that it is a great pleasure to share …

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FBINAA Latin America-Caribbean Conference

Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes in the FBINAA Latin America-Caribbean Re-Trainer Conference Monday, May 6, 2019, 8:00 A.M., Sheraton Hotel ## This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative ## We are here today to explore the future of criminal investigations in the Latin American region and to find …

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ECADE Graduation

ECADE Graduation Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 5:00 P.M., Sheraton Presidente Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at ECADE Graduation * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. April 3, 2019 It is an absolute honor to be here today with the graduating class of ECADE …

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Launch of the Mayor’s Vision for the Historic District of Downtown San Salvador

Launch of the Mayor’s Vision for the Historic District of Downtown San Salvador Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:00 P.M., Teatro Nacional Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Launch of the Mayor’s Vision for the Historic District of Downtown San Salvador April 2, 2019 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the …

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Higher Education for Economic Growth Closeout

Higher Education for Economic Growth Closeout Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:00 P.M., Teatro Nacional Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the USAID Higher Education for Economic Growth Closeout * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. April 2, 2019 This day we enthusiastically celebrate the …

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Closing Ceremony of Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation 2019

Tuesday, March 19, 10:00 AM, Cihuatán Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Closing of the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Project in Cihuatán * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. It’s incredibly exciting for me to be here this morning, especially since archeology is a …

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Jutta Steiner de Toruño School Inauguration

Jutta Steiner de Toruño School Inauguration Ambassador Jean Manes Monday, February 25, 2019, 10:00 A.M., CE Jutta Steiner de Toruño, Ciudad Arce Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Jutta Steiner de Toruño School Inauguration February 25, 2019 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Two years …

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Seattle Foundation Donors Forum

Seattle Foundation Donors Forum Ambassador Jean Manes Monday, October 22, 2018, 1:00 P.M., Crowne Plaza Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Seattle Foundation Donors Conference October 22, 2018 I have had the privilege to be the U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador for almost three years. And — like many of you — most …

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Opening of International Education Week

Opening of International Education Week Ambassador Jean Manes Monday, October 15, 2018, 9:30 P.M., CCSA Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Opening of International Education Week October 15, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Good morning, and thanks for joining us for this week’s …

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OPIC and CrediQ Signing Ceremony

OPIC & CrediQ Signing Ceremony Ambassador Jean Manes Monday, October 1, 2018, 9:00 A.M., Club Campestre Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the OPIC and CrediQ Signing Ceremony 1 de octubre de 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. The past few weeks have been important …

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Walmart Santa Elena Opening

Walmart Opening Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, August 21, 2018 8:00 A.M., Walmart Santa Elena Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Walmart Santa Elena Opening August 21, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. It is a great pleasure to be here today at the …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean E. Manes at the “Combating Corruption and Money Laundering” Conference

* This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. We are gathered here this morning together with a distinguished group of decision makers from different sectors, including the banking sector. A sector that is vital in order to improve the economic prospects of the country. I hope you …

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Inauguration of the Sonsonate Attorney General’s Office

Inauguration of Sonsonate Attorney General’s Office Ambassador Jean Manes Saturday, August 11, 2018 7:30 P.M., CMR Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manest at the Inauguration of the Sonsonate Attorney General’s Office August 11, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. It is a real pleasure to accompany …

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Beyond the Horizon Closing Ceremony

Beyond the Horizon Closing Ceremony Ambassador Jean Manes Monday, July 30, 10:00 A.M., Centro Escolar Cantón El Amate Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Beyond the Horizon Closing Ceremony July 30, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. It’s a great pleasure to see everyone …

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REMARKS AMB Manes – Hanes Dye Plant Opening

Inauguración de la Nueva Operación de Teñido Textil de Hanes Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Discurso de la Embajadora Jean E. Manes en la inauguración de la nueva operación de teñido textil * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. It is a great pleasure to accompany you …

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XIV Women, Leadership and Technology Conference

XIV Women, Leadership and Technology Conference Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Thursday, July 12, 2018, 9:30 A.M., Crowne Plaza Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes on the XIV Women, Leadership and Technology Conference * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. July 12, 2018 It is an immense honor to …

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Corporate Social Responsibility Week Opening

Corporate Social Responsibility Week Opening Ambassador Manes remarks at the Corporate Social Responsibility Week Opening Monday July 9, 8:30 AM, Crowne Plaza Hotel Ambassador Manes remarks at the Corporate Social Responsibility Week Opening * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. It is a pleasure to be …

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Supérate Alumni

Supérate Alumni Ambassador Jean Manes Monday, July 7, 2018, 8:00 A.M., CIFCO Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “Supérate Alumni” Event July 7, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. It is a real joy to be here with all of you. There is no …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 242nd Independence Day Celebration

42nd Independence Day Reception Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 6:00 P.M., CIFCO Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 242nd Independence Day Celebration   * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. June 26, 2018 I welcome you all to the celebration of the …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “Beyond the Horizon” Inauguration

Beyond the Horizon Opening Ambassador Jean Manes Thursday, May 31, 2018, 9:00 A.M., Zacatecoluca Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “Beyond the Horizon” Inauguration   * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. May 31, 2018 It is a great honor to be here this morning …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean E. Manes at the first installment of resettlement housing for families along MCC’s road construction project

First Instalment of Resettlement Housing for Families along MCC’s Road Construction Project Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday May 30, 2018, 11:00 A.M., El Rosario, La Paz Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the first instalment of resettlement housing for families along MCC’s road construction project * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language …

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Plan El Salvador Seguro Contest Launch

Plan El Salvador Seguro Contest Launch Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 10:00 A.M., Hotel Real Continental Remarks by Ambassador Jean E. Manes at the Plan El Salvador Seguro Contest launch May 29, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. It is a great …

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Emergency Relief Administrative and Training Facility Opening

Emergency Relief Administrative and Training Facility Opening Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 10:00 A.M., Nejapa Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Emergency Relief Administrative and Training Facility Opening   * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.  May 15, 2018 Natural disasters are a …

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Regional Encounter on Reintegration of Returned Migrants

Regional Encounter on Reintegration of Returned Migrants Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 10:00 A.M., Barceló Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Regional Encounter on Reintegration of Returned Migrants May 8, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. I want to give …

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VI Sixth Annual Latin America and Caribbean Regulatory Improvement Forum

VI Sixth Annual Latin America and Caribbean Regulatory Improvement Forum Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, April 25, 2018 10:00 A.M., Barceló Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the VI Sixth Annual Latin America and Caribbean Regulatory Improvement Forum   * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.  …

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Wastewater Treatment Plant Signing Ceremony

Wastewater Treatment Plant Signing Ceremony Ambassador Jean Manes Thursday, April 12, 2018, 10:00 A.M., Alcaldía Municipal de Nejapa Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Wastewater Treatment Plant signing ceremony * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.  It is a great joy for me  to be …

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Remarks on the 2018 CAMTEX General Assembly Award

2018 CAMTEX General Assembly Award Remarks of Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, April 11, 2018 7:00 P.M., ASI Building Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the CAMTEX Award Ceremony * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.  April 11, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the …

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Youth Center for Software Development Inauguration

Youth Center for Software Development Inauguration Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, April 11 2018, 10:00 A.M., Fundación Kriete Ambassador Jean Manes remarks at the Youth Center for Software Development Inauguration * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.  April 11, 2018 It fills me with great joy to …

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Training for Parliamentarian Women Opening

Training for Parliamentarian Women Opening Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 8:00 A.M., FEPADE   Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes to the Association of Parliamentarian and Ex-parliamentarian Women   * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. It is a great honor to be here this …

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Remarks at Microsoft Blockchain Webinar

Microsoft Blockchain Webinar Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, April 8, 2018, 10:00 A.M., ILEA Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at Microsoft Blockchain Webinar April 8, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. Good afternoon – I love seeing so many talented and ambitious young people, and …

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Forum “One Step to Equality”

Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes March 9, 9:00 AM, Barceló Hotel * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. Throughout my career, I have had the most humbling pleasure of meeting women from all around the world. If there is one thing that I have learned, it is …

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“La Cachada” Presentation

“La Cachada” Presentation Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 5:00 P.M., CMR Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “La Cachada” Presentation February 27, 2018 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. I would first like to thank a few people including Egly Larreynaga, director of …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Inauguration of USG-supported renovations at La Hachadura Border

Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Wednesday January 31, 10:00 AM, La Hachadura Border * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.   It is a great honor to be here this morning, standing with the Government of El Salvador and the Government of Guatemala in this important step …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Graduación English Access Santa Ana

Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Thursday December 14, 10:30 AM, UNICAES * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.   Graduations are wonderful moments that allow us to celebrate achievements with family, friends, colleagues and teachers. It is a moment where you can look back, see the path …

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Remarks of the Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes at the FOMILENIO II Annual Report’s event

FOMILENIO II Annual Report Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 10:00 A.M., MARTE Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the FOMILENIO II Annual Report * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. December 6th, 2017 I want to thank everyone here, for your commitment to the country. …

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Pork Processing Facility Groundbreaking

Pork Processing Facility Groundbreaking Ambassador Jean Manes Thursday, November 30, 2017, 10:00 A.M., San Juan Opico Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Slaughter Facility Groundbreaking November 30, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. I remember when I came to El Salvador a little over …

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Platforms of Dialogue on Transparency and Anti-Extortion Launch

Platforms of Dialogue on Transparency and Anti-Extortion Launch Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 8:30 A.M., Crowne Plaza Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Platforms of Dialogue on Transparency and Anti-Extortion Launch November 29, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. This morning …

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PNC Thanksgiving Lunch

PNC Thanksgiving Lunch Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 12:00 P.M., Mesón de Goya Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the PNC Thanksgiving Lunch November 22, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Good afternoon to all. First of all, I would like to welcome …

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AMITY Graduation

AMITY Graduation Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 1:00 P.M., CCSA-IENS Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the AMITY Graduation November 21, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Good afternoon to all of you, and thank you for the opportunity to share this moment …

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Community Center Inauguration in San Miguel

Community Center Inauguration in San Miguel Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 9:30 A.M., San Miguel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Community Center Inauguration in San Miguel November 7, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. What a great joy to see everyone …

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The Supreme Court Probity Unit Relaunch

The Supreme Court Probity Unit Relaunch Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Friday October 20, 9:00 AM Supreme Court   This morning we celebrate a real breakthrough for El Salvador, with the relaunch of the Probity Unit of the Supreme Court of Justice. This is not just a legislative priority, it is also an important step towards …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at “Exprésate” Event Inauguration

“Exprésate” Event Inauguration Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Wednesday, October 18, 9:00 AM, CIFCO   ** This translation is provided as a courtesy. Only the original Spanish copy should be considered authoritative. And of course I want to say hello to all of you here this morning! Are you feeling energetic? Very good! Today you have …

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Remarks at the Project Bósforo Groundbreaking Ceremony

Project Bósforo Groundbreaking Ceremony Ambassador Jean Manes Thursday, September 28, 2017, 9:30 A.M., Barceló Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Project Bósforo Groundbreaking Ceremony September 28, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. First of all I want to take this opportunity and talk …

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Remarks of the Ambassador Jean Manes at the Entrepreneurs of the North Triangle “EmprendeTN” Event

Saturday, September 23, 9:30 AM, IENS-CCSA *** This translation is provided as a courtesy. Only the original Spanish-language version should be considered authoritative. First of all, I want to extend a warm welcome to all those who are with us today from El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. This morning we launch the Entrepreneurs Conference of …

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International Conference for Sustainable Coffee 2017

  Remarks of Ambassador Jean Manes 2nd International Conference for Sustainable Coffee September 19, 2017 San Salvador, El Salvador Sheraton Hotel  ** This translation is provided as a courtesy. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative. This morning we give launch the 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Coffee. I want to emphasize …

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Ambassador Jean Manes Remarks at the Donation Ceremony for 500 Body Cameras

** Remarks prepared — This English translation is provided as a courtesy. The original text was prepared and delivered in Spanish; only the original Spanish text should be considered authoritative. ** Before we begin, I would like to congratulate El Salvador for your “civic month” you are currently celebrating. I am constantly impressed by how …

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Remarks of Ambassador Manes – “Centro de Alcance” Inaugration Ceremony. Cuidad Delgado, El Salvador

July 25, 2017  ** This English translation is provided as a courtesy. The original text was prepared and delivered in Spanish; only the original Spanish text should be considered authoritative. ** Good morning to you all. What great energy we have this morning! I would like to once more applaud the enormous talent that the …

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Police Athletic League Remarks of U.S. Ambassador Jean Manes – Soyopango, El Salvador

Police Athletic League Remarks of U.S. Ambassador Jean Manes Soyopango, El Salvador July 21, 2017 ** This English translation is provided as a courtesy. The original text was prepared and delivered in Spanish; only the original Spanish text should be considered authoritative. ** What a great joy to see so many soccer players here today! …

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Remarks at the Environmental Permitting Online Platform Launch

Environmental Permitting Online Platform Launch Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 9:00 A.M., Sheraton Presidente Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Environmental Permitting Online Platform Launch July 11, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. It is a pleasure to join you this …

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Remarks at the Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Week Inauguration

Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Week Inauguration Ambassador Jean Manes Monday, July 10, 2017, 8:00 A.M., FEPADE Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Week Inauguration July 10, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Today we inaugurate the fifth edition …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 241 Independence Day Celebration

241 Independence Day Celebration Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 7:00 P.M., CIFCO Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 241 Independence Day Celebration June 27, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Ladies and gentlemen, good night and welcome! After last year we didn’t …

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Ambassador Remarks at the Amistad en Acción Festival first concert

Remarks of U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador Jean Elizabeth Manes June 23, 2017 ** This English translation is provided as a courtesy. The original text was prepared and delivered in Spanish; only the original Spanish text should be considered authoritative. ** Today we launch the “Friendship in Action” Music Festival in commemoration of June 15th …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the El Salvador – United States Friendship Celebration

El Salvador – United States Friendship Day Celebration Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 2:00 P.M., Legislative Assembly Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the El Salvador – United States Friendship Celebration June 21, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. This past June 15 …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Atlantic Council report presentation

Atlantic Council Report Presentation Ambassador Jean Manes Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 8:30 A.M., Barceló Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Atlantic Council report presentation June 20, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. I want to start by thanking the Atlantic Council and its …

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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the San Salvador G.R.E.A.T. Graduation

G.R.E.A.T. San Salvador Graduation Ambassador Jean Manes Friday, June 2, 2017, 9:30 A.M., CIFCO   Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the San Salvador G.R.E.A.T. Graduation   * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. June 2, 2017 Good morning guys! Today is a day? I can’t hear …

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Ambassador Jean Manes Welcoming Remarks at the Connect USA Expo and Conference event

I welcome you all to Connect USA, an event created to provide business opportunities between companies in El Salvador and the United States. I would like to congratulate the whole team of our Commercial Section, for organizing this very successful event and to you, for appreciating the relationship with our Commercial Office. Some of you …

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Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Education Fair Remarks, Hotel Barceló Salón Bristol

Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes Education Fair RemarksTuesday, April 25, 4:00 PM, Hotel Barceló Salón Bristol ** This English translation is provided as a courtesy. The original text was prepared and delivered in Spanish; only the original Spanish text should be considered authoritative. ** Good afternoon, It is a pleasure for me to welcome to El …

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Ambassador Manes, Remarks for “Manos a la Obra” Volunteer Day at Parque Extremo Santa Tecla

Saturday, April 22, 2017  ** This English translation is provided as a courtesy. The original text was prepared and delivered in Spanish; only the original Spanish text should be considered authoritative. ** Honorable Mayor of Santa Tecla Roberto D’Aubuisson; Glasswing International Vice president, Celina de Sola; Colleagues of the Embassy ; Friends of the press; …

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University of Florida Study Report: “The new face of gangs”

“The New Face of Gangs” Presentation Ambassador Jean Manes Thursday, March 16, 2017, 9:30 A.M., Barceló Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the presentation of the University of Florida Study Report: “The new face of gangs” March 16, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. …

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DigiGirlz

DigiGirlz Ambassador Jean Manes Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 8:00 A.M., Crowne Plaza Hotel Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the 6th Edition of DigiGirlz March 8, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. I can’t think of a better way to celebrate International Women’s Day, than …

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Address by the U.S. Ambassador, Jean Manes at the Cooperation Agreement signing between USAID and and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador

** This translation is provided as a courtesy and only the original Spasnish source should be considered reliable. Good Morning. Today is a very important day for the relationship between the United States and El Salvador, because we are going to sign an agreement between our two governments. But, we have not gotten here overnight, …

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Youth graduates thanks to ¡Supérate! Program

Supérate Raíces Graduation Ambassador Jean Manes Friday, January 20, 2017, 10:00 A.M., Soyapango Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the Supérate Raíces Graduation Ceremony January 20, 2017 * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. Thank you very much for allowing me to address you on this very …

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2017: Year of Positive Action

**This opinion editorial appeared in El Mundo newspaper on January 2, 2017.  This text was originally written and published in Spanish; this is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative. In talking to people all over El Salvador, I have found a commonality: Salvadorans have an indelible spirit of entrepreneurship …

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“The glass that never fills”

Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes published an opinion piece on the importance of fighting corruption in La Prensa Gráfica (LPG). The article was published on page 53 of LPG on Friday, December 9, 2016. (This text was translated from Spanish.) “The glass that never fills” Ambassador of the United States, Jean Elizabeth Manes   We all …

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