Health Alert: Status of Operations for American Citizens Services, U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

Location: Burkina Faso

Event:  Embassy Operations Continue via Telework

The staff at U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou continues to telework full time.  The Embassy remains open and continues to operate in Burkina Faso.  American citizens undergoing an emergency and in need of immediate assistance outside working hours can call our switchboard at (226) 25 49 53 00 and ask to speak with the duty officer.

The U.S. Embassy encourages U.S Citizens to continue to follow the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s guidelines for preventing the coronavirus disease (CDC).

Encourage your friends and family members to register at step.state.gov so they receive Embassy updates.

Routine consular services remain suspended.  American citizens who have an urgent need for routine services, including emergency passports, please email consularouaga@state.gov or visit our website for additional information: https://bf.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/.

Actions to Take:

Assistance:

  • U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Secteur 15, Ouaga 2000

Rue 15.873

(226) 25 49 53 00

consularouaga@state.gov

https://bf.usembassy.gov/

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444