News & Events

Pan-African Youth Leaders Donate Scholastic Materials to Needy Children

On September 16, the U.S. Embassy’s 2014 Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program (PAYLP) fellows donated scholastic materials to the children of Togolese prisoners for use in their 2015-2106 scholastic year.  The event took place at Lomé’s College Notre Dame des Apôtres.  The main theme of the program is “Hope” because, for the PAYLP fellows, when children receive ...
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Statement on the Situation in Burkina Faso

Statement by the National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice on the Situation in Burkina Faso: The United States condemns, in the strongest terms, the unconstitutional seizure of power by elements of the Presidential Security Regiment in Burkina Faso. We call on the responsible parties to release immediately those being detained, order aligned forces to stand ...
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National Guard Trains Togolese Army

The North Dakota National Guard (NDNG) has broadened its participation in the National Guard Bureau’s State Partnership Program by conducting Disaster Preparedness Training with Togo’s armed forces. The training, conducted by a four-person team from North Dakota, took place September 9-15, 2015 at the Togolese Military’s CEOMP training facility in Lomé. Participants were from Togo’s ...
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Full Participation Fund Meeting

The U.S. Embassy Lome is joining forces with seven Togolese Ministries, eleven civil society groups, the Peace Corps, UNFPA, and UNICEF to create a comic book for adolescents that will illustrate and raise awareness on a variety of themes, including the importance of pursuing education, rights for persons living with disabilities, rape, domestic violence, female ...
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40 English Teachers Trained in Tsévié

40 English teachers of the Maritime Region were trained in Tsévié from September 10-12, 2015. That was the second of the series of six training seminars started in Lome on September 7. The series will end in Dapaong on September 26 with a total of 240 English teachers trained in communicative teaching lesson plan incorporating ...
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