Sections & Offices

The American Embassy is composed of various sections that work to improve political, economic, and cultural relations between Burkina Faso and the United States.  In each office’s web page you will find a more detailed description of their contribution to the mission’s work, along with related information, links, and relevant resources.

The Embassy is open Monday through Thursday from 7:30AM to 5PM local time and Friday from 7:30AM to 12:30PM. The local time is equivalent to the GMT. The Embassy is closed during American and local holidays.

Embassy Physical Location

  • The U.S. Embassy in Ouagadougou is located at Secteur 15, Ouaga 2000 Avenue Sembène Ousmane, rue 15.873

Embassy Addresses

  • Mailing Address from the U.S.A.
    AmEmbassy Ouagadougou
    Department of State
    2440 Ouagadougou Place
    Dulles, VA 20189-2440
  • International Mailing Address
    des Etats-Unis d’Amerique
    01 B.P. 35 Ouagadougou
    01 Burkina Faso
  • Embassy E-mail Addresses
    General Issues:
    Consular Issues:

Embassy Phone Numbers

Business Hours: (226) 25-49-53-00

Embassy Fax Numbers:

Chancery: (226) 25-49-53-32
Managment: (226) 25-49-56-28
Public Diplomacy: (226) 25-49-56-32
Consular Section: (226) 25-49-56-23