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Concession Agreement for Operation of Cafeteria Services – February 10, 2019

COVER LETTER February 10, 2019 To All Prospective Offerors: Enclosed is an Invitation to Tender for a concession agreement for Operation of Cafeteria Services at American Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.  Enclosure 1 consists of the proposed Licensing Agreement, which would be executed between the Embassy and the selected operator.  That Agreement consists of the main ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Location:  East Region and Sahel Region Event:  Event:  Terrorist and criminal groups continue plotting attacks in Burkina Faso, targeting security and military forces, hunting and security outposts, mining sites, and schools.  Terrorists and criminal groups continue to attack and abduct Westerners, sometimes murdering victims. Since December 15, 2018, two Westerners have been missing and are presumed ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Location:  Ouagadougou Event:  Protests are expected to take place on Saturday, January 12, 2019 in Ouagadougou beginning at 8:00am at Place de la Révolution (formerly known as Place de la Nation). Protesters will march onto Avenue Monseigneur Thévenoud, Avenue de la Cathédrale, Avenue Kwamé N’Krumah, and return to Place de la Révolution. The protest has ...
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American Center Temporary Closure

The American Center will be temporarily closed due to the lapse in appropriations. Activities such as English Club and EducationUSA mentoring are temporarily suspended; their resumption will be announced as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience and we look forward to seeing you soon.
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