Millennium Challenge Corporation Official Visits Niger to Celebrate Launch of $437 Million Compact

Millennium Challenge Corporation Official Visits Niger to Celebrate Launch of $437 Million Compact NIAMEY, August 7, 2018 – The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Vice President and General Counsel Jeanne Hauch visited Niger this week to celebrate the launch of the five-year, $437 million Millennium Challenge Compact designed to reduce poverty, promote economic growth ...
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U.S. Government and Government of Niger Launch New Strategy to Improve Food Security and Nutrition and Sign Declaration of Partnership

Press Release U.S. Government and Government of Niger Launch New Strategy to Improve Food Security and Nutrition and Sign Declaration of Partnership  August 7, 2018 NIAMEY–Today, the U.S. Government launches a five-year food security strategy to boost resilience, strengthen agricultural growth, and improve nutrition in Niger, in partnership with the Government of Niger. The strategy ...
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Secretary Tillerson To Travel to Addis Ababa, Djibouti, Nairobi, N’Djamena, and Abuja

Press Statement Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC March 1, 2018 On his first official trip to Africa, Secretary Rex Tillerson will travel to N’Djamena, Chad; Djibouti, Djibouti; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Nairobi, Kenya; and Abuja, Nigeria, March 6-13, 2018. Secretary Tillerson will meet with leadership in each country, as well as the leadership of the ...
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President Donald J. Trump Proclaims February 2018 as National African American History Month

Issued on: January 31, 2018 This February, we celebrate National African American History Month to honor the significant contributions African Americans have made to our great Nation — contributions that stand as a testament to their resolve, resilience, and courage.  Over the course of our Nation’s history, African Americans have endured egregious discrimination and bigotry.  They ...
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Millennium Challenge Corporation, Government of Niger Celebrate Start of Five-Year

Millennium Challenge Corporation, Government of Niger Celebrate Start of Five-Year, $437 Million Compact to Promote Economic Growth, Reduce Poverty WASHINGTON D.C., January 26, 2018 – Today, the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and the Government of Niger celebrated the start of the five-year, $437 million MCC Niger Compact designed to promote economic growth and ...
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Eric P. Whitaker Presents Credentials as United States Ambassador to the Republic of Niger

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STATEMENT FROM USAID ADMINISTRATOR MARK GREEN ON THE NATIONAL SECURITY STRATEGY

For Immediate Release Monday, December 18, 2017 Office of Press Relations Telephone: +1.202.712.4320 | Email: press@usaid.gov Today, President Trump outlined his bold vision for American leadership around the globe. As the world’s leading development and humanitarian assistance agency, USAID is in the forefront of helping our nation respond to, counter, and prevent complex threats and ...
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President Donald J. Trump Announces a National Security Strategy to Advance America’s Interests

President Donald J. Trump Announces a National Security Strategy to Advance America’s Interests   NATIONAL SECURITY & DEFENSE Issued on: December 18, 2017 National Security Council Our government’s first duty is to its people, to our citizens — to serve their needs, to ensure their safety, to preserve their rights, and to defend their values. President Donald J. Trump A NEW NATIONAL SECURITY ...
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U.S.-African Union High Level Dialogue

Notice to the Press Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC November 15, 2017 On November 16, 2017, the Department of State will host the fifth annual U.S.-African Union High Level Dialogue, continuing our robust partnership across a broad spectrum of issues. The bilateral discussions will focus on strengthening democratic institutions, spurring economic growth, trade, and ...
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Telephonic Press Briefing: Acting Assistant Secretary Don Yamamoto Discusses the African Union High Level Dialogue and Ministerial.

Africa Regional Media Hub Press Briefing with Acting Assistant Secretary Donald Yamamoto African Union High Level Dialogue and Ministerial Via Teleconference, Washington, D.C. November 13, 2017 Audio links English French Portuguese French/English Portuguese/English OPERATOR: Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the US-AU Dialogue and Ministerial conference call. At this time, all participants are in a listen ...
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U.S.-African Partnerships: Advancing Common Interests

Remarks Thomas A. Shannon, Jr. Under Secretary for Political Affairs  U.S. Institute of Peace Washington, DC September 13, 2017   IntroductionGood morning. Thank you President Lindborg for your very kind and generous introduction. To you and to Ambassador Carson I am grateful for the invitation to participate in this important and timely symposium. It is always ...
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Remarks by President Trump at Working Lunch with African Leaders

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Defense Department Updates Families of Fallen Soldiers on Niger Investigation

Department of Defense release, 8 Nov 2017: Defense Department Updates Families of Fallen Soldiers on Niger Investigation This week U.S. Army officials contacted the family members of the four U.S. soldiers killed Oct. 4 during an ambush in Niger in order to provide a timeline on U.S. Africa Command’s investigation into the incident. Families were ...
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Statement on Attack on Gendarme Outpost in Ayorou

The United States strongly condemns the cowardly attack on a gendarme outpost in Ayorou on October 21 that left 13 Nigieren Gendarmes dead and five wounded. We offer our condolences to the victims and their families. The United States continues to strongly support the ongoing efforts of the Government of Niger and local communitiesto effectively ...
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U.S. Africa Command Statement on Situation in Niger

U.S. Africa Command   Email: africom-pao-media@ mail.mil Website: www.africom.mil Tel: 49-(0)9641-70-591-0230/0232   Press Release   Update on situation in Niger On Oct. 4, Four (4) U.S. service members and 4 partner nation members were killed while the U.S. was providing advice and assistance to Nigerien security force counter-terror operations, approximately 200 km north of Niamey, in ...
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USAID Administrator Mark Green Delivers Remarks at a Roll Back Malaria Event

For Immediate Release Thursday, September 21, 2017 Office of Press Relations Telephone: +1.202.712.4320 | Email: press@usaid.gov | Twitter: @USAID USAID ADMINISTRATOR MARK GREEN DELIVERS REMARKS AT A ROLL BACK MALARIA EVENT “THE ROLE OF COUNTRY LEADERSHIP IN ACCELERATING MALARIA ELIMINATION” United Nations Headquarters New York City, New York ADMINISTRATOR GREEN: Good evening ladies and gentlemen. As my ...
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2016 SGI Program Annual Review

Security Governance Initiative   The SGI Niger Joint Country Action Plan (JCAP), signed October 2015, focuses on conducting a national security review and developing a strategic framework, aligning Government of Niger (GON) resources to security needs, and improving external communications. The GON showed steady progress in 2016 through high-level engagement and participation from across the ...
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Women of Courage

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release MEDIA NOTE   March 28, 2017   First Lady Melania Trump and Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon Honor 13 Women of Courage First Lady Melania Trump and Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon will present the 2017 Secretary of State’s International Women of Courage Award to ...
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International Women’s Day

Press Statement Mark C. Toner Acting Spokesperson Washington, DC March 8, 2017 On International Women’s Day, we reflect on the critical contributions women make in every sector of society and we recommit ourselves to addressing the discrimination and barriers that women face around the world. We have seen firsthand the benefits of women’s empowerment—politically, economically, and ...
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Hoosiers, Nigeriens announce new State Partnership Program

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE Indiana National Guard www.in.ng.mil facebook.com/IndianaGuardsman twitter.com/INGuardsman Release: January 24, 2017   For additional information contact Maj. Benjamin T. Tooley, 317-247-3105 Hoosiers, Nigeriens announce new State Partnership Program   INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana National Guard and the Republic of Niger will partner under the Department of Defense’s State Partnership Program. This program pairs ...
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United States Condemns Attack in Mali

Press Statement John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Washington, DC January 18, 2017 The United States strongly condemns the cowardly attack on a military camp in Gao that houses government forces and members of the primary armed groups that signed the Malian peace accord. We are aware of reports that the attack ...
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U.S. Leaders Visit Niger’s Air Base 201

AGADEZ, Niger — General Thomas D. Waldhauser‎, Commander, U.S. Africa Command, visited Niger Armed Forces’ Air Base 201 (today) to meet with U.S. troops, members of the Forces Armées Nigériennes (FAN), and local civilian leaders.  He was accompanied by U.S. Ambassador to Niger Eunice S. Reddick. “We are here at the request of and in ...
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Diversity Visa (DV) 2018 Program

October 4 marks the opening of registration for the Diversity Visa (DV) 2018 Program, which annually makes available up to 55,000 U.S. immigrant visas to people from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the United States. For many, receiving an immigrant visa to the United States can be a dream come true. But if you’re applying, ...
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Talking Points for General Public on Eyeglasses

Talking Points for General Public on Eyeglasses Beginning November 1, you must remove your eyeglasses for U.S. passport and visa photos. We are changing our policy to enhance the security of the application process and verify your identify faster. We want to ensure you have fewer delays in the application process. Last year, more than ...
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MCC CEO TO HOST NIGER COMPACT CELEBRATION DURING 71st SESSION OF UNGA

For Immediate Release September 21, 2016 Contact: Laura Allen 202-704-8558 AllenLM@mcc.gov   Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)   Tomorrow, Thursday, Sept. 22, during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) will host a celebration of the signing of the Niger Sustainable Water and Agriculture Compact. The event will ...
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Secretary Of State Remarks On Boko Haram

In its quest to destroy knowledge, the terrorist group Boko Haram has killed more than 20,000 people, displaced more than 2 million, and flung some 7 million Nigerians into hunger, thirst, and desperate need. Boko Haram has a complete and total disrespect for life, the opposite of every religion.  It fears knowledge. It fears education. ...
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NASA, USAID Open Environmental Monitoring Hub in West Afric

July 14, 2016 RELEASE 16-070   NASA and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have opened a new environmental monitoring program in West Africa that will enhance the role of space-based observations in the management of climate-sensitive issues facing the world today. SERVIR-West Africa, based in Niamey, Niger, is one of four NASA-USAID sponsored ...
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United States Provides Additional $27 Million for Lake Chad Basin Humanitarian Response

Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM), Anne C. Richard, announced on July 13 from Cameroon nearly $27 million in new humanitarian assistance to support those affected by Boko Haram violence across  the Lake Chad Basin region.  Together with United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Sahel, Toby Lanzer, ...
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Millennium Challenge Corporation Board of Directors Approves New Compact with Niger to Improve Agricultural Sector

 Millennium Challenge Corporation Board of Directors Approves New Compact with Niger to Improve Agricultural Sector WASHINGTON, D.C., June 20, 2016 – The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Board of Directors held its quarterly meeting on June 20 and voted to approve the first-ever compact with the country of Niger. The $437 million Niger Sustainable Water and ...
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Statement on Boko Haram’s Attacks in Bosso

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson June 6, 2016    STATEMENT BY ELIZABETH TRUDEAU, DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF PRESS RELATIONS Boko Haram Attacks in Bosso, Niger The United States condemns in the strongest terms Boko Haram’s barbaric June 3 attack on a military outpost in Bosso, Niger.  We extend our deepest condolences to the ...
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President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Niger

President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Niger   President Barack Obama today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Niger to Attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Mahamadou Issoufou, President of the Republic of Niger, on April 2, 2016. General David M. Rodriguez, Commander, U.S. Africa Command (USAFRICOM), ...
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Presidential Inauguration in Niger

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release STATEMENT BY ELIZABETH TRUDEAU, DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF PRESS RELATIONS April 1, 2016 Presidential Inauguration in Niger   On the occasion of Niger’s April 2 presidential inauguration, the United States congratulates President Mahamadou Issoufou on his election to a second term.  We look forward to ...
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Statement on Presidential Elections in Niger

  Mark C. Toner Department of State Deputy Spokesperson Washington, DC March 24, 2016 Press Statement on Presidential Elections in Niger The United States welcomes the peaceful conduct of the March 20 presidential run-off election in Niger. We are disappointed that differences among some of the parties concerning the conduct of the election were not ...
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Security Governance Initiative 2015 Review

 Embassy of the United States Niamey Tuesday, March 1, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information: Deneyse Kirkpatrick: m ediainquiries@state.gov Security Governance Initiative 2015 Review     The Embassy of the United States of America in Niger presents its compliments to the Nigerien government and its people for their commitment to the  Security Governance Initiative (SGI).   Earlier this month, the State ...
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Election Results Announced in Niger

Embassy of the United States Niamey Tuesday, March 1, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information: Deneyse Kirkpatrick: m ediainquiries@state.gov Election Results Announced in Niger   The United States commends all Nigeriens and the institutions that worked together to hold a peaceful poll on February 21 and 22 and for the patience that has been demonstrated through the ...
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“ON EST ENSEMBLE” (WE ARE TOGETHER)

“ON EST ENSEMBLE” (WE ARE TOGETHER)   The USAID Peace Through Development II (PDev II) Program seeks to empower youth through civic education, leadership training to increase participation in local decision-making, capacity building for youth associations, vocational and entrepreneurial skills training, and expanding livelihoods.  Between 2011 and 2015, PDev II has trained about 2,100 youth in leadership, participatory ...
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Secretary of State John Kerry At The Washington Post Grand Opening Event

Secretary of State John Kerry At The Washington Post Grand Opening Event January 28, 2016 The Washington Post Headquarters Washington, D.C. SECRETARY KERRY:  Thank you, and good morning everybody.  And weeks ago – and I did receive the invitation to come here weeks before we knew whether or not Jason would be able to be ...
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Host University Partners Selected for 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release                 February 9, 2016 MEDIA NOTE Host University Partners Selected for 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship   The U.S. Department of State and its implementing partner, IREX, have selected 36 colleges and universities across the United States to host the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young ...
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TechCamp Niamey Voix pour la Paix

United States Embassy Niamey  January 21, 2016  PRESS RELEASE   Subject: TechCamp Niamey Voix pour la Paix The U.S. Embassy in Niamey, in partnership with Niger’s Conseil National de la Jeunesse (National Youth Council, CNJ), and the Bureau of International Information Programs (IIP), hosted “TechCampNiamey: Voix pour la Paix” January 20-21.  TechCamps are two-day, fully ...
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U.S. Government Supports Niger’s Fight Against Boko Haram

United States Embassy Niamey December 17, 2015 PRESS RELEASE U.S. Government Supports Niger’s Fight Against Boko Haram Niamey- On December 15-16, 2015, the United States Embassy, with the support of the Ministry of Justice, organized a two-day symposium entitled, “Improved Coordination and Cooperation in the Investigation and Prosecution of Boko Haram Detainees.”  Over the course ...
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The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) held its annual country selection meeting on December 16, 2015

Washington, D.C.—The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) held its annual country selection meeting on December 16, 2015. As part of this meeting, MCC’s Board of Directors (Board) reviewed all countries in compact development, including Niger. After reviewing Niger’s strong commitment to the partnership, as well as Niger’s continued passing of the MCC scorecard, MCC’s ...
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The U.S. Government and CILSS Renew Partnership to Bolster Economic Growth

December16, 2015 Press office: +233 (030) 274-1599 Cell phone: +233 (024) 432-5978 Email: skellman@usaid.gov   The U.S. Government and CILSS Renew Partnership to Bolster Economic Growth    Dakar, Senegal –The United States Government and the Permanent Inter-State Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS) are expanding their partnership to support broad-based economic growth and resilience ...
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Secretary’s Remarks: International Human Rights Day 2015

International Human Rights Day 2015   Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC December 10, 2015 ________________   The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was forged in the aftermath of World War II to protect freedom and prevent future atrocities. As we commemorate it today, we recall President Franklin Roosevelt’s 1941 Four Freedoms ...
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International Education Week

International Education Week (November 15-21) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to ...
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Statement by President Obama on Attacks in France

Statement by President Obama on Attacks in France   THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________           For Immediate Release                          November 13, 2015   STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT ON THE SITUATION IN PARIS James S. Brady Press Briefing Room  THE PRESIDENT:  Good evening, everybody.  I just want to make a few brief comments ...
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USAID Launches Project to Promote Participatory Responsive Governance in Niger

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    12 November 2015 Press Office: +227 20 72 2661   USAID Launches Project to Promote Participatory Responsive Governance in Niger Niamey, Niger, 12 November – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in collaboration with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), officially launched its newParticipatory, Responsive Governance project as ...
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USAID Promotes an AIDS-Free Generation in West and Central Africa

October 27, 2015 Press office: +233 (030) 274-1599 Cell phone: +233 (024) 432-5978 Email: skellman@usaid.gov   USAID Promotes an AIDS-Free Generation in West and Central Africa  Lomé, TOGO – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with UNAIDS and the Global Fund, is supporting the second West and Central Africa Key Populations (KP) ...
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U.S. Embassy Auction

United States Embassy Niamey October 14, 2015   PRESS RELEASE U.S. Embassy Auction The General Services Office of the US Embassy is pleased to announce a sealed bid auction of used household and office furniture, electrical appliances and parts, and motor vehicle replacement parts.  All items are organized into lots and bidders must bid on ...
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On Boko Haram’s Brutal Attacks

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson October 13, 2015 STATEMENT BY MARK TONER, DEPUTY SPOKESPERSON On Boko Haram’s Brutal Attacks The United States strongly condemns Boko Haram’s brutal attacks this past weekend in Baga Sola, Chad, and in Cameroon in villages near Fotokol, Mora, and Seradji-Kerawa, as well as attacks last week in ...
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Security Governance Initiative Joint Country Action Plan

United States Embassy Niamey October 9, 2015   PRESS RELEASE Security Governance Initiative Joint Country Action Plan In a ceremony attended by U.S. Ambassador Eunice Reddick and Deputy Minister Kaffa Rékiatou Christelle Jackou, the Governments of the United States and Niger officially signed the Security Governance Initiative Joint Country Action Plan today. The Security Governance ...
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U.S. Government Elections Support in Niger

United States Embassy Niamey October 7, 2015 PRESS RELEASE U.S. Government Elections Support in Niger Five years after the return of their country to democratic rule, Nigeriens will go back to the polls in early 2016 for presidential, parliamentary, and local elections. The 2016 elections in Niger are an excellent opportunity for the country to ...
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The United States Awards Niger $79,000 USD for Community Projects

United States Embassy Niamey    October 6, 2015  PRESS RELEASE The United States Awards Niger $79,000 USD for Community Projects  In a ceremony attended by U.S. Ambassador Eunice Reddick and Director General Elhadji Ibrahim Adamou from the Ministry of Planning, the United States awarded grants designated for community-based projects across Niger, including the Niamey, Dosso, ...
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Statement by the National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice on the Situation in Burkina Faso

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2015 Statement by the National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice on the Situation in Burkina Faso The United States condemns, in the strongest terms, the unconstitutional seizure of power by elements of the Presidential Security Regiment in Burkina Faso. We call on ...
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Search and Rescue (SAR) Helicopter Hard Landing

United States Embassy Niamey   COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE Search and Rescue (SAR) Helicopter Hard Landing A U.S. civilian-owned, civilian-operated helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing on the outskirts of Niamey, Niger on May 12, 2015.  The Sikorsky S-61 helicopter suffered damage during the hard landing in a dry riverbed south of the Niger ...
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Press Release for YAWWA Launch

UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT For Immediate Release Niamey, Niger January 23, 2015 PRESS RELEASE USAID Launches Program to Engage Social Innovators and Entrepreneurs in Niger   Niamey, Niger, 23 January 2015 – Today, the United States Government, acting through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced the launch of “YAWWA,” a 3-year, $1.9 ...
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Regarding violence that occurred in Niger on January 16 and 17, 2015

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson ________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release                                                                                   January 20, 2015 STATEMENT BY JEN PSAKI, SPOKESPERSON U.S. Condemns Violence in Niger  The United States strongly condemns the violence that occurred in Niger on January 16 and 17 during protests against the depiction of the Prophet Mohamed in the French journal Charlie ...
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Global Resilience Partnership Seeks Collaborative Grant Applications From Across the Sahel by 30 November 2014

Global Resilience Partnership Seeks Collaborative Grant Applications From Across the Sahel by 30 November 2014 For Immediate Release UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT November 7, 2014 Dakar, Senegal – The Global Resilience Challenge is seeking diverse, cross-sector teams to assemble and submit proposals that demonstrate a locally-driven understanding of the barriers to building resilience ...
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The U.S. Government’s Response to Ebola at Home and Abroad

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2014 FACT SHEET: The U.S. Government’s Response to Ebola at Home and Abroad At the President’s direction, the U.S. Government is coordinating and operationalizing a comprehensive strategy to respond to the threat of Ebola here at home, enhance our broader domestic preparedness, ...
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Regarding the President of the Nigerien National Assembly

United States Embassy Niamey September 3, 2014 COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE    Affaire Président de L’Assemblée Nationale du Niger “Les Etats-Unis d’Amérique n’ont joué aucun rôle dans le départ du Président de l’Assemblée Nationale du Niger. Toutes rumeurs contraires sont sans fondement.”   *****************************************************************   Regarding the President of the Nigerien National Assembly “The United States ...
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Regarding American Drones in Agadez

United States Embassy Niamey September 3, 2014 COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE Regarding American Drones in Agadez Niger is a strong and reliable counterterrorism partner.  Its central Sahel location means Niger’s stability affects its neighbors in the region including the Maghreb, Nigeria, Chad and Mali. At the request of, and in close coordination with, the Government of ...
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USAID celebrates the historic progress in the global fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases

USAID celebrates the historic progress in the global fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs).     One Billion Treatments Delivered to 465 million among the World’s Poorest.   Niamey August 13, 2014 – The United States Government, acting through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), announced that its program to fight against neglected tropical diseases ...
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Remarks by Secretary of State John Kerry on “Commitment to Africa” Policy Speech

Remarks by Secretary of State John Kerry For Immediate Release May 3, 2014  Remarks Secretary of State John Kerry “Commitment to Africa” Policy Speech  May 3, 2014 Gullele Botanic Park Addis Ababa, Ethiopia   SECRETARY KERRY:  Hallelujah, thank you very much for a spectacular introduction.  Thank you for even getting out of the city and ...
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USAID Launches Regional Family Planning Project

USAID LAUNCHES REGIONAL FAMILY PLANNING PROJECT: AGIR POUR LA PLANIFICATION FAMILIALE January 21, 2014, Niamey, Niger: The United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), has launched Agir pour la Planification Familiale (AgirPF), a five-year regional family planning project to be implemented in five countries: Niger, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Mauritania, and ...
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