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MCC Delegation Visits Côte d’Ivoire to Discuss Compact Development

Officials from the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) visited Côte d’Ivoire this week to congratulate the government on its selection as eligible to develop an MCC compact program.  The delegation included MCC’s Vice President of Compact Operations Kamran Khan, Principal Deputy Vice President of Compact Operations Kyeh Kim, Counselor to the CEO Jonathan Bloom, ...
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Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield’s Remarks “Boko Haram and its Regional Impact”

The Capitol Visitor Center, U.S. House of Representatives INTRO Good morning everyone. Thank you Representative Bass for that kind introduction. I’m not going to go through protocols. I see all of my Ambassadors here in the room. And they know that we are all working together on Africa policy, so I will just say all ...
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McGovern – Dole (2016-2020) School Feeding Program in Côte d’Ivoire

Good morning.  I am pleased to be here this morning to announce the launch of the McGovern – Dole School Feeding Program in Côte d’Ivoire, which will be implemented by the World Food Programme.  The $31 million (18.6 billion CFA) five-year program (2016- 2020) is expected to provide 18 million nutritious lunches to 150,000 students ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Citizen Security Awareness

The U.S. Embassy is aware of false stories circulating the week of January 18, 2016 alleging that the U.S. Government issued a warning to U.S. citizens of an impending attack in Côte d’Ivoire.  The U.S. Government issued no such warning and has no information about impending attacks in Côte d’Ivoire.  Nonetheless, given the security situation ...
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