Imposing Sanctions on Entities and Individuals Advancing Russia’s Malign Influence

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Statement by Secretary Michael R. Pompeo September 23, 2020 Today, the United States imposed sanctions on a network connected to Russian operative Yevgeniy Prigozhin by targeting entities and individuals working on his behalf to advance Russia’s influence in the Central African Republic (CAR).  The …

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Announcement from the U.S. Embassy (March 20, 2020)

The U.S. Embassy in Bangui announces that it is reducing its staffing in response to increasing travel restrictions, limited health infrastructure and potential disruption of supply chains for essential goods in the Central African Republic. We call your attention to the State Department’s Global Travel Advisory issued March 19, 2020 The State Department has issued …

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U.S. Ambassador’s Statement on the Anniversary of the Bangui Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation

BANGUI – February 6, 2020 marks the one-year anniversary of the signing of the Bangui Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation. Mrs. Lucy Tamlyn, U.S. Ambassador to the Central African Republic, made this statement regarding the anniversary: “The United States fully supports the Bangui Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation and urges all parties to respect and …

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U.S. Embassy Presented Traditional Gifts to Bangui’s Muslim Community in Honor of Tabaski (Eid al-Adha)

BANGUI – On Saturday August 10, U.S. Ambassador to the Central African Republic, Lucy Tamlyn, visited multiple Muslim organizations in Bangui to wish the Muslim community a happy, healthy, and safe Tabaski (Eid al-Adha). At each stop, she presented the community with a goat, a traditional Eid al-Adha meal. Ambassador Tamlyn made her first stop …

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Request for Quotations Number 19CT2018Q007

Dear Prospective Quoter:   SUBJECT:  Request for Quotations Number 19CT2018Q007   The Embassy of the United States of America invites you to submit a quotation for attorney services for real estate transactions.   Your quotation must be submitted in a sealed envelope marked “Quotation Enclosed” to the Eric A. Wild, United States Embassy Bangui, Avenue …

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PEACE is PROFITABLE Grants Competition

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY BANGUI PUBLIC AFFAIRS SECTION (PAS) PEACE is PROFITABLE Grants Competition   The United States Embassy in Bangui is pleased to announce a call for proposals to support Central Africans sustainably managing natural resources.  The project should reach a broad Central African audience in a way that resonates.  This proposal …

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Treasury Sanctions Lord’s Resistance Army Facilitators Involved in the Illicit Trade of Ivory, Weapons, and Money in Central Africa

12/13/2017 Washington – The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today designated Okot Lukwang and Musa Hatari pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13667, which targets certain persons contributing to the conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR), including those that support armed groups involved in activities that threaten the peace, security, …

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Continued Violence in the Central African Republic

Press Statement Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC December 6, 2017 The United States remains concerned about ongoing violence in the Central African Republic (CAR), and condemns in the strongest terms the continued targeted attacks against civilians, peacekeepers, and humanitarian actors. We further emphasize our strong support to the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission …

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National Day

Press Statement Rex W. Tillerson Secretary of State Washington, DC December 1, 2017 ________________________________ I extend my best wishes to the government and people of the Central African Republic on the occasion of your country’s national day celebration. The United States is proud to stand with the government and people of the Central African Republic …

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Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor

Steven Feldstein is a Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL). He is responsible for DRL’s work in Africa, international labor affairs, and international religious freedom. Previously, Mr. Feldstein served as the Director of the Office of Policy in the Bureau for Policy, Planning and Learning at …

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Press Briefing with the U.S. Delegation to the African Union Summit Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

USAID Administrator Gayle Smith Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield Transcript of AU Summit Press Briefing with US Delegation (PDF 228 KB)   (Download Adobe Reader ) MODERATOR:  Good afternoon, everyone.  Welcome and thank you for joining us for today’s press conference with our U.S. Delegation to the African Union Summit.  Today, here, we have at the front table USAID Administrator Gayle Smith and the Assistant Secretary …

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Secretary Kerry Statement on First round of Elections

The peaceful conduct and high turnout in the first round of presidential and parliamentary elections in the Central African Republic are clear signs that Central Africans seek a new beginning for their country, and a future based on democratic governance and free from the violence and instability that have plagued the country for far too long. We …

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Yali December 2015

YALI alumni Cedric Zouade, Stephane Youfeina, and Cedric Ouanekponé gave a presentation on climate change in CAR at the National Youth Assembly on December 26. Cedric Zouade recently participated in a global summit in Bangkok, Thailand, where he discussed the same topic with young leaders from around the world. Be a leader! #YALI

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Central African Republic National Day

Dear Madam President: On behalf of the people of the United States, it is with great pleasure that I congratulate you and the people of the Central African Republic as you celebrate your national day on December 1. The United States remains deeply committed to the transitional authorities and the people of the Central African …

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