News & Events

Arrival of New U.S. Ambassador

The U.S. Embassy is very pleased to announce the arrival of the new U.S. Ambassador to Niger Eunice Reddick! Upon her arrival to Niger this week, Ambassador Reddick expressed her eagerness to be here and readiness to start work!  In addition to the many issues that require the Ambassador’s attention at the bilateral relationship level, she ...
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Women2Women Program Returnees Press Conference

On September 8, the U.S. Embassy held a press conference for the returning 3 Nigerien young women who participated in theWomen2Women America 2014 conference in the U.S. at the Wheelock College in Boston, Massachusetts. The August 7-16 W2W conference, which focused on building leadership capacity for young women from various countries around the world, had ...
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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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Grants Signing Ceremony between the US Embassy and 15 NGOs

On Wednesday, the U.S. Embassy’s Political Section held a grants signing ceremony at the American Cultural Center. 15 Non-governmental organizations (14 local and one international ) received from the embassy close to 400 billion CFA (800,000 US $) in project funds to help in the fight against poverty and support the vulnerable populations in Niger. ...
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