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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Yaounde
March 24, 2020

Location:  Cameroon

Event:  Suspension of Routine American Citizen Services

Effective March 25, 2020, U.S. Embassy Yaounde has suspended routine American Citizen Services.  For emergency American Citizens Services, including emergency passports, please contact us at YaoundeACS@state.gov

Actions to Take:

  • Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.
  • For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19, please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
  • Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for the latest information.
  • Check with your airlines or travel operators regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions.
  • Visit our Embassy webpage on COVID-19 for information on conditions in Cameroon.
  • Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s websiteon the latest travel restrictions to the United States
  • Remain aware of your surroundings and keep a low profile.
  • Monitor local news stations.


  • U.S Embassy Yaounde, Cameroon
    Avenue Rosa Parks
    (in the Mbankolo Quartier, adjacent to the Mount Febe Golf Club)
    P.O. Box 817
    Yaounde, Cameroon
    +237 2 2220-1500 ext. 4341/4023
  • State Department – Consular Affairs
    888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
  • Cameroon Country Information
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates
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