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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (June 5, 2018) Location: Ouagadougou Event: Burkinabe security forces have conducted recent counter-terrorism activities in light of terrorist attacks at downtown public venues. U.S. citizens should take proactive steps to enhance their personal security. Actions to Take: Avoid crowds. Avoid demonstrations. Vary your routes and times, ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): Countering Wildlife Trafficking in West Africa

Announcement Type: Request for Federal Assistance Awards Applications Public Opportunity Title: Countering Wildlife Trafficking in West Africa NOFO Opportunity Number: SFOP0004251 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 19.705 – Transnational Crime Funding Amount: Not to exceed the total amount of $1,250,000 U.S. Dollars NOFO Issuance Date: May 8, 2018 Deadline for Receipt of Questions: ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (May 23, 2018) Location:   Ouagadougou Event:  Heightened police presence in Ouagadougou continues due to the recent counter-terrorism operation conducted on the early morning of May 22.  U.S. government employees are subject to an Embassy-imposed curfew from 12:00 AM to 5AM and may not travel to the Karpala, ...
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