American Spaces

With over 650 Spaces in 150 countries worldwide, American Spaces provide welcoming environments where visitors can connect and learn about the United States through programs and lectures, as well as through books, movies, and magazines.  Hosted in embassies, schools, libraries, and other partner institutions worldwide, American Spaces are platforms for providing information and engagement through activities, such as:

  • Educational advising for those who want to study in the United States;
  • Workshops on a range of topics from career skills to English language learning;
  • Classes and clubs introducing new technologies, 21st century digital skills, and academic resources;
  • Films, discussions, and lectures on entrepreneurship, leadership, current events, international affairs, and much more.

Registration is free of charge.  Send an email to to learn more.

Check out our monthly calendar here: June Calendar

Urgent information regarding novel coronavirus:

As a precautionary measure given the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak globally, the American Center will be closed until March 31, 2020. After that date, we will provide updates via Facebook and our membership e-mail list serve regarding the American Center’s operating status.

James Baldwin American Center

Public Affairs Section,
American Embassy
Rue Rosa Parks,
P.O Box 817
Yaoundé, Cameroon
Phone: (237) 2220 15 00 Ext. 4009

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Garoua American Space

P.O Box 113
North Province, Cameroon
Phone: (237) 2227-1135

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University of Buea American Space

P.O. Box 63, Buea, Cameroon
Fax: (237) 3332- 2272
Phone: (237) 3332-2134

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