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Exercise increased caution in Cameroon due to crime.  Some areas have increased risk.  Read the entire Travel Advisory.

Do Not Travel to: North, Far North, Northwest and Southwest Regions, and Parts of East and Adamawa Regions due to Far North Region due to Northwest and Southwest Regions due to armed conflict. Violent crime, such as armed robbery and carjacking, is common throughout Cameroon.  Local police lack the resources to respond effectively to serious ...
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2019 Fall Residency with the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa

The Embassy of the United States of America in Cameroon is seeking highly proficient writers between the age of 21 and 65 who know English for the 2019 International Writing Program’s Fall Residency, hosted by the University of Iowa.  The IWP Fall Residency brings together globally-recognized and up-and-coming writers to the U.S. to help sharpen ...
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Embassy Encourages Students to Stay Safe Online

On March 13, 2019, 34 students joined the TechWomen program alumna, Christelle Mekuate, to discuss safe practices on the Internet.  Cultural Affairs Officer Will Romine, remarked mentioned that the Internet is a great tool to assist students with schoolwork and research, but also cautioned about the risk of being in the digital world. It is important ...
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Women’s Day Event at the Ambassador’s Residence

Remarks by Ambassador Peter H. Barlerin (As prepared for delivery) Women’s Day Event at the Ambassador’s Residence Thursday, March 7, 2019 Good morning everyone, and welcome to the residence. J’aimerais exprimer ma gratitude à Jessica Hartzfeld, coordinatrice du Groupe de travail sur l’équité entre femmes et hommes à l’ambassade des États-Unis, et à mon épouse, ...
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