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The African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum

On August 24-27, 2015, the government of Gabon and theUnited States will co-host the 2015 African Growth andOpportunity Act (AGOA) Forum in Libreville, under the theme“AGOA at 15: Charting a Course for a Sustainable U.S.-AfricaTrade and Investment Partnership.” Gabon will be the first centralAfrican country to host the AGOA Forum.The 2015 Forum will provide a ...
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2015 Youth Basketball Camp

As part of its sports diplomacy programming, the Embassy of the United States, in collaboration with the Lomé Gulf Basketball League, is hosting a basketball camp from August 17-29. Mr. Tommy Davis, a U.S. basketball coach based in France, will for the third straight year teach 100 Togolese youth aged 12-18 to strengthen their basketball ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Section Closure on Monday, August 10

Consular Section Closed on Monday, August 10, 2015 Due to plans to modernize and upgrade our consular systems, on Monday, August 10 the Consular Section will be closed for routine American Citizen Services (i.e., passport applications, notarial services, etc). Thank you for your understanding. Emergency consular services for U.S. citizens continue to be available. For ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Recent Criminal Activity

The U.S. Embassy would like to inform U.S. citizens of a recent increase in certain types of criminal activity in the Lomé area. The most commonly reported activities are: 1) Pleading for Help: In a relatively new tactic, criminals will leave a person in the road, blocking traffic, either lying or kneeling, and pleading for ...
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