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US Embassy Conakry supports the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Kenya

Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) comes to Conakry! On Saturday July 25, 2015, members of  the African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP Guinea ), young entrepreneurs and the US Embassy came together to mark the opening of GES in Kenya.  The discussion and sharing of experience encouraged participants to learn more about educational opportunities, mentoring, and growing ...
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Grassroots Political Activism for Youth

On Monday, July 13, U.S. Embassy Conakry hosted a webconference entitled “Political Activism for Youth.” Adrienne Lever, of Democracy Works and TurboVote.org, both nonpartisan American nongovernmental organizations, gave Guinean youth practical ideas for building successful grassroots political campaigns. The attendees left the webconference full of enthusiasm and great ideas for sharing positive ideas for change ...
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Deputy Assistant Secretary Ambassador Bisa Williams visits Guinea

 From June 28-July 2, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Ambassador Bisa Williams visited Guinea, traveling to the capital and to different regions of the country to engage with various audiences. Ambassador Williams witnessed the fight to bring an end to Ebola in Forécariah, spoke to approximately 1,000 university students in N’Nzérékoré, and gave a speech ...
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