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A major milestone in the fight against extremism

US Ambassador to Togo Eric Stromayer, Security Minister Yark Damehame, and Prefect Tone Douti Yendoukoa opened the conference “Preventing Violent Extremism through Social Cohesion” on June 18. Organized by the U.S. Embassy and the Togolese government, this meeting brought together about 100 representatives of the police, gendarmerie, administration, village development committees, women’s and youth groups ...
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Ambassador Stromayer Remarks at Social Enterprise Conference

Ambassador Stromayer Remarks Social Enterprise Conference June 6, 2018 Ecobank Pan-African Center Mister the Prime Minister Mister the Minister of Commerce Madame the Minister of Grassroots Development Madame the Group Executive of Commercial Bank for Ecobank ETI Mister the CEO of Alaffia Heads of industry and business Members of the diplomatic corps Dear panelists Honored ...
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USAID Launches Regional Family Planning Project in Togo

Lome, Togo – On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, the United States Government, through its International Development Agency (USAID) organized an official launch ceremony for a five-year family planning project called AmplifyPF. This project will be implemented in four countries: Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Niger and Togo. In his speech, the Ambassador of the United States ...
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Creating a new ecosystem of social entrepreneurs

Togo took one major step closer to becoming a regional leader in the promotion of social entrepreneurship last week when it hosted the second international conference on social enterprises and corporate social responsibility. The event was sponsored by the U.S. Embassy, the Government of Togo’s National Council on Youth Employment, the pan-african bank Ecobank, and ...
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Top Togolese journalists rewarded

The “Laurels of Impact Journalism” sponsored this year by the embassies of France and Germany, UNDP and the Institut des Sciences de l’Information, de la Communication et des Arts (ISICA) released its final results during an award ceremony at the University of Lomé on May 25. Candidates submitted 76 productions in total, including 38 for ...
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