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The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) held its annual country selection meeting

  • Washington, D.C.—The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) held its annual country selection meeting on December 16, 2015. As part of this meeting, MCC’s Board of Directors (Board) reviewed all countries in compact development, including Niger. Read more


  • Performing Arts Program Students
    English Oral presentations Training

    Niamey PAS and English Language Fellow, April Smith have partnered with University Abdou Moumouni’s Performing Arts program to develop field related skills that will allow the students to succeed in sharing their arts

  • President Obama
    Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Niger

    President Barack Obama today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Niger to Attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Mahamadou Issoufou, President of the Republic of Niger, on April 2, 2016.

  • IRC Films Screening Participants
    Information Resource Center Films Screening

    On March 18th,  PD screened the movie “Akeelah and the Bee (French version) as part of the celebration of Women History Month. On April 1st, PD screened the movie Lady Day- The Many Faces of Billie Holiday Film Screening for the English Club of Niamey to launch our Jazz Appreciation Month celebrations.

  • Mark C. Toner
Department of State Deputy Spokesperson
    Presidential run-off Elections in Niger

    The United States was proud to support the people of Niger throughout the electoral process, and we remain committed to supporting the Nigerien people through our security cooperation, development assistance, and governance partnership.

  • Ambassador Reddick
    Election Results Announced in Niger

    The United States commends all Nigeriens and the institutions that worked together to hold a peaceful poll on February 21 and 22 and for the patience that has been demonstrated through the vote count.

  • Kasan Matassa Performance Photo

    The USAID Peace Through Development II (PDev II) Program seeks to empower youth through civic education, leadership training to increase participation in local decision-making, capacity building for youth associations, vocational and entrepreneurial skills training, and expanding livelihoods. 


Fraud Concern About AEIF

  • We have just been made aware of fraud targeting exchange alumni who applied for AEIF (Alumni are being called and asked to pay $250).

    We are reaching out to alumni to remind them that ALL official communications about AEIF (Alumni Exchange Innovation Fund) are sent by email from a email address. If you receive phone calls or emails (not from addresses) notifying them that they are an AEIF winner to please disregard those communications as fraud. We do not solicit funds from exchange alumni for AEIF or any other reason. 

A Different Kind of Refugee Settlement


  • World Humanitarian Aid Day
    World Humanitarian Aid Day Niger humanitarian community put together a video on the country's situation and on some of its commited humanitarian workers.
  • TV Bonferey crew at Washington mosque
    Video on Muslims and religious tolerance in the U.S 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.
  • Logo Ramadan Kareem
    Ramadan Kareem Video Embassy Niamey Ramadan Wishes Video
  • YALI Fellows with the Chargé during the interview
    2014 YALI Fellows