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.
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.
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.
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.
Up Coming Events
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Secretary Kerry "Commitment to Africa"
Remarks of Secretary of State John Kerry "Commitment to Africa" Policy Speech May 3, 2014 at Gullele Botanic Park in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
World Press Freedom Day
The Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) brings outstanding secondary school teachers from around the globe to the United States to further develop expertise in their subject areas
the U.S. government's clearinghouse for investigations into counterfeiting and piracy — crimes that threaten the public's health and safety, the U.S. economy, and our war fighters.
EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION
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:
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
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.
2014 YALI Fellows From Niger Interview with RTT
Request for Proposals 2014
Request for Quotations
The U.S. Embassy in Niamey is seeking prospective contractors that can provide Gardening and Pool Maintenance Services at one of its residences. Complete solicitation packages with all the details will be available at the entrance gate of the US Embassy, Rues des Ambassades, Niamey - Niger on Thursday, July 10th, 2014. Deadline for submission is July 21st, 2014 at 05:30 pm.