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  • The Chargé Richard Bell Mandela YALI Fellows at the Press Conference

    Mandela Washington Fellows Press Conference

    The US Embassy in Niamey hosted the returning Mandela Washington YALI Fellows for a press conference yesterday at the American Cultural Center.

  • YALI Presidential Town Hall Participants

    YALI Presidential Town Hall Viewing Party

    On 30 July, the Embassy organized a viewing party for President Obama’s town hall meeting with the 500 Mandela Washington YALI Fellows, including six Nigeriens.

  • PAO MArissa Scott giving her remarks

    Nigerien Youth Enjoy Suhoor at ACC

    In July, the U.S. Embassy in Niger, in partnership with NGO Potential Terre, hosted its annual Suhoor event for Nigerien youth at the American Cultural Center. The discussed topic was "Discipline: Pilot of Change and Development."

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    U.S. Embassy Celebrates 10 years of ACCESS with Ceremony and Iftar

    In July, the U.S. Embassy in Niger held a ceremony and Iftar to mark the 10th anniversary of the English ACCESS Micro scholarship program in Niger.

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    Reaching Out to Nigeriens during Ramadan

    As part of its Ramadan outreach, the Embassy’s Public Affairs Section produced a 3-minute video featuring American embassy staff wishing "happy Ramadan" in the nine local languages spoken in Niger (Zarma, Hausa, French, Arabic, Gurmentchema, Tamasheq, Peuhl, Toubou, and Kanuri).

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    Now that you are connected, visit the U.S. Embassy Niamey Facebook page for more information: Photos, embassy activities, real-time updates on the latest from Washington, sounding boards on issues in Niger, and links to more multimedia resources, and more!

2014 YALI Fellows From Niger Interview with RTT

  • YALI Fellows with the Chargé during the interview Watch Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) fellows from Niger discuss President Obama's program, what they expect to gain from the program, and how they plan to use the program to help them to build a better Niger. Courtesy of Ténéré TV. The show was filmed on June 4

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  • U.S. Embassy Niamey is located at Rue des Ambassades BP11211 Niamey , Niger .

    For an emergency involving an American citizen in Niger, you can reach us during weekday hours at:

    Consular Section
    Tel:  (227) 20-72-26-61 or 20-72-26-62 ext. 4444

    If you are an American citizen with an after-hours emergency (including weekends), please call our Duty Officer at (227) 99-49-901-66 for assistance


Muslims and religious tolerance in the U.S

  • TV Bonferey crew at Washington mosque

    This 24-minutes documentary shows how Muslims live in the US, how different faith communities have the freedom to practice their religion. This film under the theme of ‘’ Muslims and religious tolerance in the U.S’’ was financed by the Department of State, through the U.S. Embassy in Niamey, Niger. Bonferey TV, a Nigerien media outlet produced this video on a reporting trip to the U.S. October 18 -- November 2, 2013. A two-man crew from Bonferey visited Duke University in Durham, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a Cherokee heritage center in Asheville (all in the state of North Caroline). The team concluded their trip in Washington, DC.



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Request for Proposals 2014

  • DOS SEAl Are you seeking funding from the American Cultural Center for a project or idea? Read our Request for Proposals 2014 English version or French version in order to better prepare your proposal.


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