Tag : State Department

U.S. Department of State Foreign Affairs Manual: 7 FAM 1740

Author: U.S. Department of State

Publication: February 27th, 2005

This section of the U.S. Department of State Foreign Affairs Manual outlines the U.S. response to citizens facing or fleeing forced marriage overseas.

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U.S. State Department – Forced Marriage Guidance for International Travellers

Author: U.S. State Department

This page contains a warning for individuals travelling overseas and provides guidance on where to get country specific information about forced marriage. It also provides contact information for the Office of Overseas Citizens Services.

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How the U.S. Department of State Can Help US Citizens Residing or Traveling Abroad in Personal Crisis

This webinar features Janine Gannon (Attorney Advisor), Margery Gehan (Victim Assistance Specialist), and Sylvia Hammond (Citizen Services Specialist) from the U.S. Department of State.


This webinar was first presented as part of the Forced Marriage Initiative’s Quarterly Webinar Series on October 25th, 2012.


*This webinar is not publicly available. Please contact us at FMI@tahirih.org for more information.

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