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Book Discussion Highlights Colin Powell

On February 24, 2015, the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé welcomed to the James Baldwin Information Resource Center (IRC) over 40 students, teachers and civil society leaders for a discussion celebrating Black History Month and the life of Colin Powell.  The session focused on a Nouveaux Horizons book titled “Un Enfant du Bronx” (My American Journey). ...
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Cameroon Welcomes Regional English Language Officer

U.S. Embassy Yaoundé welcomed Regional English Language Officer (RELO) Scott Chiverton for a series of programs from February 16 through 22, 2015. Mr. Chiverton is based out of the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, and oversees English teaching programs in 16 African countries, including Cameroon.  During his visit, he has ...
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State & USAID Visitors Partner with Cameroonians

Mr. Stevie Hamilton (center), U.S. Department of State official from the Office of the Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy in Washington, D.C.; and Garrett Searle (fourth from left) from the USAID West Africa office based in Accra, Ghana;  visited Cameroon from February 1 through 6 where they met with Government of the Republic of ...
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Embassy Awards Scholarships to Study English

On February 4, 2014, U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission, Gregory Thome, joined Yaounde Pilot Linguistic Center Director, Guillaume Tchebetchou, to hand out award certificates to forty young Cameroonians selected to participate in the English Access Microscholarship Program in Yaounde. After thanking the Yaounde Pilot Center for their partnership in implementing the Access program, Mr. ...
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Cameroonian Youth to Visit USA on NBA Exchange Program

On February 3, 2015, Chargé d’affaires Gregory Thome welcomed to the U.S. Embassy in Yaoundé three Cameroonian youth and a coach following their selection for a basketball exchange visit to the United States sponsored by the Department of State’s SportsUnited program. They were accompanied by their parents and Cameroon Basketball Federation (FECABASKET) administrators. The SportsUnited ...
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