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    USAID and DANIDA Sign an Agreement

    On June 26, USAID and DANIDA signed an agreement through which DANIDA provided over $ 2 million to support USAID’s work in the area of supporting extraction industry transparency in Niger.

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    English Language Club Cultural Evening

    On June 21st the English Language Club of Niamey (ELCN) celebrated its 24th anniversary with a cultural evening held at the U.S. Embassy’s American Cultural Center in Niamey.

  • RELO John Silver and CAO Whitehead Lindsey Visited IFTIC

    YALI Pre-Departure Orientation Session

    On May 22, Chargé d’Affaires Richard Bell hosted Niger’s six Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) 2014 Washington Fellows at a dinner at the residence of the U.S. Ambassador following a pre-departure orientation session held at the American Cultural Center.

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    Celebrating Nigerien Women’s Day

    In observance of Nigerien Women’s Day on May 13, the U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section held a book discussion on the book “Lean In” by Sheryl Sandberg. The discussion was held at the American Cultural Center.

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    Round table on Niger Press Freedom

    In observance of World Press Freedom Day, the Public Affairs Section of U.S. Embassy Niamey organized a round-table entitled “Press Freedom in Niger: Legal Aspects and Challenges.”

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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


Request For Applications

Peace and Development Fellowship


    The USAID/West Africa Peace and Development Fellowship is limited exclusively to citizens of Burkina Faso, Chad, and Niger with one year of financial support to carry out the following activities in their country while studying an issue related to the theme of countering violent extremism (CVE).

    More Informations on how to Apply can be found here

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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