News & Events

Health Alert – Update on Entering or Exiting Cameroon

Health Alert – Update on Entering or Exiting Cameroon – U. S. Embassy Yaounde, Cameroon (July 16, 2020) Location:  Cameroon Event:  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that while the Cameroonian border is still technically closed, three airlines, Air France, Brussels Airways, and Ethiopian Airways, have been permitted international flights by the government.  The U.S. ...
Read More»

Responding to COVID-19, Funding Opportunity

Funding Opportunity Title:            Boosting Frontline Health Workers’ Ability in Responding to COVID-19 – Virtual Awareness and Capacity Building Training Project Funding Opportunity Number:      PAS-CMR-FY20-07 Deadline for Applications:               August 10, 2020 CFDA Number:                                19.040 Total Amount Available:                 $50,000 A. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Embassy in Cameroon announces an open competition for organizations to submit ...
Read More»

Journalism Training for Better Coverage of COVID-19

COVID-19 is a challenge to more than just medical personnel, especially to journalists who are responsible for helping keep the public accurately  informed about this threat so that people can take responsible action to slow the spread of this disease. In their jobs each day, media practitioners face several obstacles in accomplishing this goal. They ...
Read More»

Ambassador Peter Barlerin’s remarks at the July 4th Celebration

Hello everyone. Welcome to this year’s American Independence Day commemoration. I’m Peter Barlerin, U.S. Ambassador. This year, like so many other diplomatic missions, we are doing a virtual celebration because of an unwelcome guest, COVID-19. If I were with you in person, I’d be wearing a mask, and maintaining two meters separation. For the last ...
Read More»