U.S. Embassy Cotonou

Welcome to the American Embassy in Cotonou, Benin

This site contains information on the United States of America and the Republic of Benin. It provides pages on the bilateral relationship between the two countries, as well as on foreign policy, economic affairs, domestic issues, and U.S. society and values. The various sections of the Embassy work together as a team to address the goals of the Mission.The United States Mission led by the Ambassador, Chief of the Mission, works to foster a friendly relationship between the U.S. and Benin for the benefit of both countries.

Mission Statement:

We proudly serve the American people by supporting the government and citizens of Benin in their aspirations for a stronger democracy; by joining forces to combat international threats affecting the security of Beninese and Americans alike; and by partnering for a healthier, more inclusive and prosperous Benin closely allied with the United States.

Team work, integrity and dedication make it possible!

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