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  • The Consular Section at U.S. Embassy Nouakchott would like to inform you that credit card payments for American Citizen Services are temporarily suspended due to technical issues. All consular fees can only be paid in cash in either dollars or the equivalent in ouguiyas until further notice. If you have questions, please contact the consular section by email at


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Young African Leaders Initiative

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Watch DV 2015 Announcement

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Current Issues

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Stop Wildlife Crime

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English Access Microscholarship Program

  • photo of English Access Student (State Dept.) English Access students sharing their thoughts and opinions about their experience in the program. We are so proud of our students!!

Female Education in Africa

  • Interview with MCC's Cassandra Butts In many rural regions in Africa, young girls and women lack access to schools or simply cannot afford to spare the time to receive an education because they must work to feed themselves and their families.

Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

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Youth Resources

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