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FBI trained 40 Togolese Security Officers

The Regional Security Office of the US Embassy in Togo organized a Transnational Organized Crime Class, which provides training to a select group of candidates from local law enforcement authorities as a mean of supporting the Government of Togo to provide stability, counter extremism and terrorism, and enhance peace and security. The training was provided ...
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Entrepreneurship Training for Young Women

The U.S. Embassy in Togo sponsored training in entrepreneurship and leadership for the benefit of 15 junior high school girls from September 17-20, 2015.  Designed by the Togolese NGO Wake Up, the program featured Orchestra Bella Bellow, a female musical group, whose members also trained the girls in musical skills. Divided into three groups, participants ...
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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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