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Remarks at World AIDS Day 2018

American Space, Université Félix Houphouet-Boigny November 28, 2018 We gather here today for the U.S. Embassy’s launch of World AIDS Day 2018, which officially takes place this Saturday, December 1.  World AIDS Day, as you know, is a day to remember the people whose lives were lost to this terrible disease, as well as a ...
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The U.S. Embassy launches the recruitment cycle of the 2019 – 2020 CCIP Program

The U.S. Embassy launches the recruitment cycle of the 2019 – 2020 Community College Initiative Program The Community College Initiative Program (CCIP) – A unique opportunity for BAC+3 Students and BTS holders!!! It offers a 1-year non degree scholarship for community colleges in fields such as Agriculture, Applied Engineering, Public Safety, Business Management and Administration, ...
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Democracy in Progress panel discussion series on Media Coverage of Local Elections

October 25, 2018 Public Affairs Section (PAS) Abidjan welcomed journalists, representatives of civil society, and students for a radio-recorded panel discussion on ways to improve media coverage of elections in Côte d’Ivoire. The forum, which was part of the U.S. Embassy’s Democracy in Progress monthly radio program, a partnership with the nationwide Radio de la ...
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Fulbright Researcher Elizabeth Jacob talks about women and sociopolitical change

Fulbright Researcher Elizabeth Jacob talks about women and sociopolitical change in Côte d’Ivoire Public Affairs Section (PAS)  Abidjan’s Hello, America! radio program featured Fulbright Researcher Elizabeth Jacob, a PhD candidate in African History conducting archival research in Côte d’Ivoire. The program was done in partnership with Radio Al Bayane, reaching thousands nationwide, as well as ...
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A delegation from the United States Embassy visits Comoe National Park

During their mission to observe Ivorian local elections in Zanzan (northeast Cote d’Ivoire), a delegation from the United States Embassy visited the Comoé National Park from 10 to 11 October 2018. Conducted by Ms. Stephanie Burk and Ms. Juny Canenguez, the team used their time to visit the village of Kakpin, which is neighboring to ...
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