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  • Europe Day celebrations in San Francisco Statement 10/05/22

    Today the European flag was raised at City Hall of San Francisco. Celebrating 72 years of successful European integration with a Europe more united than ever to safeguard peace in the world. A  Europe that stands united in supporting our Ukrainian friends. Thank you to Mayor London Breed for raising the flag today with the European diplomatic corps in San Francisco.

    Happy Birthday Europe and Happy Europe Day to all of you!

  • Official visit to Houston Statement 02/05/22

    Consul General Daniel Da Cruz paid an official visit to Houston, Texas on 25-26 April 2022 for a programme focused on political contacts, economic connections, and visits to local incubators as well as to Luxembourg-based Cargolux Airlines' office in Houston. The visit coincided with the mission of the Agency "Luxembourg for Finance" to Houston and the appointment of Luxembourg's new Foreign Trade Advisor in Houston Adrian Trömel.

  • Participation in the 4th Utah Diplomatic conference on international relations Statement 08/04/22

    Consul General Daniel Da Cruz attended the 4th Utah Diplomatic Conference on International Trade Relations, organized by the Utah Valley University.

    Representatives from 27 countries, along with keynote speaker Utah Governor Spencer Cox, attended this event focused on “Lessons Learned from COVID-19 and Ukraine: A Global Perspective”.

  • Celebrating Francophonie in San Francisco Statement 20/03/22

    On the occasion of the International Day of La Francophonie we spoke about francophonie and multilingualism in Luxembourg at a panel discussion with colleagues from Belgium, France, Ivory Coast and Switzerland.

    A wonderful opportunity to celebrate the French language, spoken by more than 320 million people on five continents, and to highlight the richness and diversity of French-speaking cultures.

    Special thanks to Alliance Française de San Francisco for hosting the event.

  • Consul General Daniel Da Cruz: First visit to Texas Statement 17/03/2022

    First visit to Texas

     

    On his first visit to Texas, Consul General Daniel Da Cruz visited Austin on 13-15 March for a programme focused on economic connections and political contacts. He met on this occasion with Texas Secretary of State John Scott to discuss the opportunities for Luxembourg-Texas cooperation in the company of Luxembourg Honorary Consul Pete Slover. The visit coincided with the “Austin SXSW 2022” event giving a major opportunity to meet tech innovators and industry leaders.

  • North American Premiere of Luxembourg co-production Hinterland at Berlin & Beyond film festival in San Francisco Statement 12/03/22

    San Francisco’s Berlin & Beyond Film Festival, organized with founding and presenting partner, the Goethe-Institut San Francisco, announces the official lineup of feature-length live action and documentary films for its 26th edition (March 11-16, 2022). With health and safety policies, the 26th Berlin & Beyond Film Festival will take place as a fully in-person event at four venues, including the momentous return to San Francisco’s iconic movie palace, The Castro Theatre.

    The festival showcases the North-American Premiere of Luxembourg-Austrian co-production Hinterland starring Luxembourg actor Marc Limpach.

    https://berlinbeyond.com/2022/films/

  • #StandwithUkraine Statement 02/03/2022

     

    #StandwithUkraine

    The European Union Consuls General in San Francisco & Los Angeles gathered around their colleague Dmytro Kushneruk, Consul General of Ukraine in San Francisco, to express their full support and solidarity to the government and to the people of Ukraine.

  • Special Event – Screening of Luxembourg co-production “Two of us” (Deux) Statement 16/02/22

    Join us for a Special Celebrate Francophonie At-Home Screening of LU/BE/FR co-production “Two of Us”(Deux) co-hosted by Consulate General of Luxembourg in San Francisco, Consulate General of Switzerland in San Francisco, Consulate General of Canada in San Francisco, Delegation of Québec in Los Angeles, Wallonia Export & Investment Agency and Alliance Française San Francisco.

    Register HERE for the movie. You will receive a link for free at-home viewing of the film (March 4-9, 2022) and will also be invited for a discussion of the film with the Alliance Française team on March 10th.

    Synopsis: Nina and Madeleine, two retired women, are secretly deeply in love for decades. From everybody’s point of view, including Madeleine’s family, they are simply neighbors living on the top floor of their building. They come and go between their two apartments, sharing the tender delights of everyday life together. Until the day their relationship is turned upside down by an unexpected event leading Madeleine’s daughter to slowly unveil the truth about them… “Deux” (Two of Us) has been awarded Best First Film at the  2021 Césars Awards, in Paris.

    Register HERE for the movie.

    Director: Filippo Meneghetti

    Produced by Paprika Films (France), Tarantula Luxembourg, Artemis Productions (Belgium).

    Languages: French

    Subtitles: English

  • Esch2022 – European Capital of Culture 2022 Statement 03/02/22

    Esch2022 is getting ready to kick off this year’s European Capital of Culture and the yearlong celebration of art. Luxembourg hosts for the 3rd time the European Capital of Culture and the Government decided to organize this edition in the 2nd largest city in Esch-Sur-Alzette. The other partners of the European Capitals of Culture initiative are Kaunas in Lithuania and Novi Sad in Serbia. The motto of Esch2022 is “Remix Culture”and covers more than 2000 events. With less than 30 days until the opening ceremony, the events spread out throughout the whole year with performers, expert discussions and collaborative initiatives aimed at the future of the region, enriched through culture.

    More information about Esch2022 here :

    https://esch2022.lu/en/

  • UPDATED LUXEMBOURG TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS Statement 02/02/2022

    For residents of the United States of America and Canada

    If you are fully vaccinated and holding a certificate proving a complete vaccination pattern issued by the United States of America (Covid-19 vaccination certificates from CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) or by the Canadian authorities,  you will be authorized to enter the territory of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, including for non-essential travel...

    https://covid19.public.lu/en/travellers/visiting-luxembourg.html  

  • International Holocaust Remembrance Day Statement 27/01/22

    On Thursday, January 27, Consul general Daniel Da Cruz participated in the commemoration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Legion of Honor Holocaust Memorial in San Francisco.

    Luxembourg pays tribute to the memory of the victims and survivors of the Holocaust.

  • Season's Greetings Statement 28/12/21

    The Consulate General of Luxembourg in San Francisco is sending you the warmest holiday wishes. May the New Year bring peace, health and joy!


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