U.S. Army Project Increases Benin’s Healthcare Capacity and Ability to Document Births

Villagers in two communities in northeast Benin will no longer need to cross the border to give birth or receive other basic medical care with the delivery of two new medical facilities in the remote villages of Money and Godjekoara, both of which sit in the larger border region of the Commune of Malanville. The ... Read More»

United States Air Force Repatriates Beninese Troops Deployed to Chad as part of MNJTF Peacekeeping Operations

On November 6, 2020, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Karen Gustafson de Andrade attended a small ceremony at Cotonou International Airport to help welcome home members of the Beninese Armed Forces who had been deployed to the Lake Chad Basin as part of the Multinational Joint Task Force’s (MNJTF) peacekeeping operations.  The troops were transported by ... Read More»

Ambassador Mahoney inaugurates DOD Humanitarian Assistance Construction Project in Djougou

On February 5, United States Ambassador Patricia Mahoney visited Serou to inaugurate a new school constructed with support from the United States Department of Defense. This school is one of six new schools build around Benin as part of the Department’s humanitarian assistance program. The school contains a block of four classrooms, a solar panel ... Read More»
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