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  • Ambassador Michael S. Hoza joins women entrepreneurs at the Douala residence of AWEP

    Ambassador Promotes Women’s Entrepreneurship in Cameroon

    On September 8, Ambassador Michael S. Hoza was welcomed by African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) alumni at the residence of Caroline Kendem Sack, who serves as AWEP Cameroon Chapter President.

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  • Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield

    A/S Thomas-Greenfield Visits Cameroon

    Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield traveled to Yaoundé, Cameroon from September 5 through 6, 2014. The Assistant Secretary’s visit included meetings on September 5 with the President of the Republic of Cameroon, His Excellency Paul Biya.

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    U.S. Embassy Welcomes Civil Society Members

    On September 9, the U.S. Embassy in Yaounde welcomed 33 Cameroonian civil society representatives for a networking assembly. The gathering was organized by the NGOs themselves, to exchange ideas and to strengthen their own efforts to promote human rights.

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  • PAO Roberto Quiroz II greets school children at the COSBIE School Complex in Yaoundé

    International Literacy Day Celebration

    On September 9, the United States partnered with Cameroonians to celebrate “International Literacy Day 2014.” U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Officer Roberto Quiroz II and I.R.C. Program Assistant Mabel Foncham-Chingang visited the COSBIE School Complex in Yaoundé.

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  • U.S. Embassy Health Care Provider Donald H. Lish and staff partner with Cameroonian medical providers for CPR training session

    U.S. Embassy Partners to Promote Health

    On September 10, the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé welcomed 52 medical professionals from Cameroon’s health sector to a Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training session. The program included Cameroonian doctors and nurses who partnered with the U.S Embassy staff.

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  • Teacher Mrs.Dama Clotilde Litu welcomed by Embassy Staff.
    Cameroonian Teacher to Visit the United States

    On September 11, the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé welcomed teacher Mrs. Dama Clotilde Litu before her departure for the United States under the Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. Mrs. Litu has six years of English teaching experience at the Lycée Classique et Moderne d’Ebolowa, Collège Jean Paul II and Collège Saint-Coeur de Marie in Mbalmayo.   Read more »

  • IRC Reference Librarian Edna Enyeji welcomes program participants
    U.S. Embassy Welcomes English Teachers for Webinar Program

    On September 10, the U.S. Embassy’s James Baldwin Information Resource Center (IRC) hosted 25 Cameroonian English language teachers and pedagogic inspectors for the viewing of Module 1 series of the “Shaping the Way We Teach English” webinar course number 14. The program is titled "Teachers Helping Teachers: Peer Observation for Professional Development,” and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.  Read more »

  • Niba Ernest Che and  Kidi Meroun Basile
    Mastercard Sponsors Education in Cameroon

    On September 5, the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé welcomed two Cameroonian youth selected to study abroad beginning this month under the sponsorship of The MasterCard Foundation. Kidi Meroun Basile is the recipient of a four-year scholarship to study engineering at Stanford University in California’s Silicon Valley; and Niba Ernest Che received a six-year scholarship to study medicine at the Nkwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi, Ghana. They were welcomed by Public Affairs Officer Roberto Quiroz II and embassy staff, who lauded their academic achievements.   Read more »

  • Cameroonian Entrepreneur Returns from the United States
    Cameroonian Entrepreneur Returns from the United States

    On September 4, Ms. Josiane Mbakop Noukeu visited the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé following her trip to the United States under the Africa Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) sponsored by the American people through the U.S. Department of State. She was welcomed by Public Affairs Officer Roberto Quiroz II and Cultural Affairs Specialist Gladys Shang Viban. As part of the exchange program, Ms. Mbakop visited Washington, D.C., New York City, Chicago, and Albuquerque, New Mexico from July 26 through August 16, 2014.   Read more »

  • Management Counselor, Dr. Charles Morrill, welcomes Fulbright Scholar Edith Welker to the U.S. Embassy in Yaounde on August 28, 2014.
    Mission Welcomes U.S. Fulbrighter

    On August 28, Management Counselor, Dr. Charles H. Morrill welcomed Fulbright Scholar Edith Welker to the U.S. Embassy in Yaounde to discuss her experiences in the program prior to her return to the United States. In their meeting, Ms. Welker lauded the program.  Read more »

  • Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield
    Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield's Travel to Nigeria, Cameroon, and England

    Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield is traveling to Nigeria September 2-5. She will attend a regional Ministerial meeting on Boko Haram on September 3. The following day Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield will co-chair a meeting of the U.S.-Nigeria Binational Commission’s Regional Security Working Group.   Read more »

  • PAO with Mr. Chilla
    A Salute to some of Cameroon’s Heroes: Teachers

    On September 2, the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé welcomed Mr. Alfred Yeran Chilla, an elementary School Teacher from the Ecole Publique de Alpha in Rey Bouba in the Northern Region of Cameroon to donate over 100 English and French school books for use by students. Mr. Chilla discussed his profession as an elementary school teacher and outlined efforts by his pupils and colleagues in Northern Cameroon to strengthen education.  Read more »

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    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.

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