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  • Intern Ili receives his certificate from Ambassador Mushingi

    Internship Opportunity

    The Embassy of the United States in Ouagadougou has launched an Internship Program designed for students in Burkina Faso...

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    Burkina Faso National Day

    On behalf of the American people and President Obama, I congratulate the people of Burkina Faso on the 54th anniversary of your independence...

  • Ambasador Mushingi rewarding a recipient

    U.S. Embassy granted local associations

    On December 9, 2014 the US embassy organized the Ambassador’s Self-Help Program grant signing ceremony for the benefit of associations and groups from several regions of Burkina Faso...

  • Reporters attend a virtual ebola training

    Virtual Ebola Reporting workshop

    On December 3, 2014, the US Embassy hosted a virtual Ebola Reporting workshop intending to train and improve journalists reporting skills. 25 reporters from 18 media outlets (Radio, television ...


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  • Training with Reporter du Faso
    Media Training with Reporter du Faso (Nov. 28, 2014)

    Humphrey Alumnus and President of Reporters du Faso Louis Oulon used a Public Diplomacy grant to conduct two day training on Media and Democracy, with a special focus on using new media... 

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    Annual Fulbright Competition (Dec. 1, 2014)

    The Embasssy of the United States of America Announces the Annual Competition for the Fulbright & Humphrey Exchange Programs from December 1, 2014 to January 30, 2015 

  • Alumni together
    Alumni connexion (Nov. 25, 2014)

    On November 25, 2014 the U.S. Embassy organized a "soiree d'amitie" to welcome the 2014 YALI cohort, but also to connect all the exchange alumni namely Fulbright, YALI, IVLP, Humphrey in a fun event... 

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    Burkina Faso Transition Government (Nov. 18, 2014)

    The United States congratulates the people of Burkina Faso and their leaders on the signing of a charter that will guide the transition to a democratically elected government...  

  • Burkinabe students using antonyms to create diamante poems.
    Embassy Library English Club focuses on opposites (Nov. 13, 2014)

    On November 13, 2014, the U. S. Embassy welcomed a group of 12 university students and young professionals to its American Library for the November English Club.  

  • U.S. Citizens
    Messages for U.S. citizens

    The Embassy periodically notifies American citizens in Burkina Faso of emergency information about events that may affect your personal security. If you have signed up for the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), you will receive these messages automatically via email. ... 


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