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  • Press Attaché Timothy Lewis addresses YES Program participants.

    Eight Cameroonian Students to Visit the United States

    On July 24, eight participants in the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program visited the Embassy, where they were welcomed by Public Affairs Officer Roberto Quiroz II, Information officer Timothy Lewis, and Cultural Affairs Specialist Gladys Shang Viban.

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  • Public Affairs Officer Roberto Quiroz II (left) and Cultural Affairs Specialist  Gladys Shang Viban (right) welcome Ms. Josiane  Mbakop Noukeu (center) to the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé

    Cameroonian Entrepreneur to Visit the United States

    On July 22, Ms. Josiane Mbakop Noukeu visited the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé, where she was welcomed by Public Affairs Officer Roberto Quiroz II and Cultural Affairs Specialist Gladys Shang Viban. She will visit the U.S. from October 27 through November 14, 2014.

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    Preservation of the Historic Bafut Palace

    The American people, through the United States Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs, are sponsoring $61,400 (FCFA 30 million) in funding for a cultural preservation project to preserve the architectural heritage of The Achum House at the Bafut Palace.

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    Yaounde Pilot Center Bilingual Club Members

    On July 16, the U.S. Embassy in Yaounde welcomed 30 students from the Yaounde Pilot Linguistic Center Bilingual Club for a screening of the 1989 film “Field of Dreams” as part of its Afternoon Movie Program hosted at the Information Resource Center (IRC).

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    Temporary NIV Appointment Process

    The U.S. Embassy will introduce major changes to its non-immigrant visa (NIV) appointment reservation process effective July 31, 2014. To facilitate the transition, the traditional appointment calendar system has been permanently suspended. Read more.

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Embassy News

  • FBI Provides Training to Cameroonian Police

    Seventeen Cameroonian Police and Gendarmes participated in an FBI Post Blast Investigation course in Yaounde from 7-10 July.   Read more »

  • AWEP Women Reshaping Africa

    Caroline Kendem Sack, IVLP participant in AWEP 2010 and chief executive of Ligne Rouge, a consulting firm in Yaoundé, Cameroon, shares her vision as one of the women reshaping Africa. Read more.   »

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    Podcast: A/S Thomas-Greenfield on YALI and up-coming African-American Summit

    Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Linda Thomas-Greenfield sits down with host Carol Castiel of VOA to preview the purpose and goals of the first-ever US-African Leaders Summit to take place in Washington from August 5 to 6. They also discuss US policy toward Africa including efforts to end the tragic civil war in South Sudan, combat the terrorist group Boko Haram in Nigeria, foster good governance and to fight corruption.   Listen to the Podcast »

    President Obama’s Message to Muslims on Ramadan

    "On behalf of the American people, Michelle and I extend our best wishes to Muslim communities here in the United States and around the world on the beginning of the blessed month of Ramadan." Read more.  Read more »

  • Charge d’Affaires Hosts a Roundtable with NGOs

    On June 10, Mr. Gregory Thome, U.S. Embassy Charge d’Affaires, a.i., hosted a roundtable with representatives of nine NGOs to discuss the challenges faced by persons with disabilities in Cameroon...  Read more »

  • U.S. and Cameroon: Natural Partners

    On June 5, 2014, Chargé d’affaires Gregory Thome and the U.S. Embassy community hosted hundreds of guests, including Cameroonian Vice Prime Minister Amadou Ali, Minister of External Relations Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo, and the diplomatic corps. See the Chargé’s speech.  Speech Full text »

  • Cameroon’s 2014 YALI Fellows

    Cameroon’s first class of twelve Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Fellows met at the U.S. Embassy’s James Baldwin Information Resource Center on May 15, 2014 for a pre-departure orientation and information session. Chargé Gregory Thome greeted the Fellows... 

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  • New Multimedia Center [USEYde Photo]

    The James Baldwin Information Resources Center has been renovated. Visit the Center to benefit from the new Multimedia Center,  a renewed book collection and lots of online resource. Read More.

Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund 2014

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