“Pédalons Pour la Paix”, marking 2nd anniversary of terrorist attack on Grand Bassam

“Pédalons Pour la Paix. “or “Ride for Peace” was organized to pay tribute to the victims of the March 13, 2016 terrorist attack. Over 100 bicyclists participated in the ride to Grand Bassam on March 11th, 2018 including American Embassy employees and family members, the Minister of Youth Employment Sidi Toure, the cycling club of ...
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The Chargé d’Affaires of the US Embassy visits the Blood Bank Activities in Yamoussoukro

  Business Bilan 2017 for the Blood Transfusion Center (CTS) of Yamoussoukro The Chargé d’Affaires of the US Embassy visits the Blood Bank Activities in Yamoussoukro October 18, 2017 The Chargé d’Affaires of Embassy of the United States of America in Côte d’Ivoire embarked on a tour in Yamoussoukro on Wednesday, 18 October to review ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Hosts Journalist Dinner

Chargé d’Affaires Hosts Journalist Dinner September 13, 2017 Chargé d’Affaires Katherine Brucker hosted a dinner event with over fifty local journalists in attendance. This informal encounter with the media presented a first opportunity for Chargé Brucker to meet journalists and reinforce good relations with the Embassy. In her remarks, Chargé Brucker said, “we encourage you ...
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Tech Camp promotes transparency in Côte d’Ivoire

ABIDJAN – “Our goal for this technology camp is, not only to foster innovation and increase public engagement in governance issues, but also to create an environment for young leaders who can use these technical skills to promote transparency and accountability,” said U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Andrew Haviland. The U.S. diplomat, speaking on July 13, ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Andrew Haviland Visits American Corner in Bouake

On a trip to northern Cote d’Ivoire with the Chargé d’Affaires Andrew Haviland, met with a group of exchange program Alumni who work at the university, followed by a discussion with university students and journalists at the American Corner. Haviland used the opportunity to talk about United States’ engagement in northern Cote d’Ivoire, especially related ...
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Launch of the 7th English Access Microscholarship program in Cote d’Ivoire

April 12, 2017 Chargé d’Affaires Andrew Haviland presided over the launch of the 7th phase, 2016-2018 edition of the English Access Microscholarship program on April 12 at the U.S. Embassy. The ceremony was attended by Ministry officials, students, teachers and parents and also marked the closure of the 5th phase of the 2014-2016 edition of ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Haviland’s New Year Message

Chargé d’Affaires Andrew Haviland’s New Year Message Highlights Continuity of U.S. Engagement in Cote d’Ivoire Chargé d’Affaires Andrew Haviland stressed the continued engagement of the United States government (USG) in Cote d’Ivoire in a New Year media outreach. In the traditional New Years’ greetings offered by the diplomatic corps and broadcast on state-wide television, Charge ...
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U.S. Embassy and Partners Launch of National Champions of Unity Program

The U.S. Embassy in Abidjan held a media event with journalists, key government officials and private sector partners to officially launch the Embassy’s National Champions of Unity Program, a three-phase youth soccer program in partnership with Foot’attitude, a sports-based social change organization. The goal of the program is to foster tolerance, social cohesion and democratic ...
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U.S. Embassy Visit to Western Cote d’Ivoire: Peace and Security ahead of Legislative Elections

Press Release December 13, 2016 U.S. Embassy Visit to Western Cote d’Ivoire: Focus on Peace and Security ahead of Legislative Elections Abidjan – U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Andrew Haviland led a delegation to western Cote d’Ivoire from December 8-10, 2016.  A region hard hit by the post electoral crisis in 2010-11, the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan ...
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