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  • Latvian and US soldiers carry a log. (U.S. Department of State)

    Shoulder to shoulder, Latvian, and American National Guards clean out the bear den from Soviet era building materials at Līgatne's Nature Trails.

  • Group of students and their instructor during an excercise. (U.S. Department of State)

    Students participate in a session of the youth career development program Start Strong, which has involved more than 5000 Latvian students and now is reaching high schools in Lithuania.

  • President Vējonis and Ambassador Pettit (U.S. Department of State)

    Prior to the Human Developments Award Gala Dinner, Ambassador Pettit meets with President Vējonis in the JFK Reading Room.

  • Group photo of Sharon Hudson-Dean and students (U.S. Department of State)

    Deputy Chief of Mission Sharon Hudson-Dean leads a Model UN simulation with students from Rīga, Dobele, Daugavpils.

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