U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou sponsors a short film competition in partnership with FESPACO

Have you dreamed of seeing your film on the big screen?  Now is your chance! The U.S. Embassy in partnership with FESPACO is sponsoring a short film competition. The winning film will be featured / projected before every FESPACO 2019 film!  Films must be no longer than 30 seconds, in horizontal orientation, and at least 720p ...
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Traditional Kassena Artists Enrich the Garden of New U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission

Hundreds of visitors are drawn each year to the village of Tiébélé, Burkina Faso to see traditional houses hand painted in elaborate geometric designs by the well-known Kassena women artists.  These women visited the residence of U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) Shannon Cazeau, bringing their unique art to the official residence garden.  U.S. ...
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YALI – Mandela Washington Fellowship Recruitment in Burkina Faso

The Embassy of the United States of America in Ouagadougou launches the Mandela Washington Fellowship recruitment in Burkina Faso The Mandela Washington Fellowship is the flagship of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative  – YALI.  This program will bring 700 African young leaders to the United States in 2019 for leadership training and mentoring and will create unique opportunities in ...
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