United States Embassy Bujumbura, Burundi
Message for U.S. Citizens:
Town Hall Meeting on December 9, 2019
December 3, 2019
U.S. citizens and their spouses are invited to a Town Hall Meeting for the U.S. citizen community on Monday, December 9, 2019, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence (Number 28, Boulevard du 28 Novembre). The Town Hall will be an opportunity to discuss current issues of concern to the U.S. citizen community in Burundi, including upcoming elections in the United States and in Burundi, as well as to introduce the Chargé d’Affaires and other new members of the Embassy team to the community.
Please note that participants will be required to show a U.S. passport or other official identification (for non-U.S. citizen family members). All guests and their personal effects will be screened prior to entry.
We look forward to seeing you there!
For further information:
- See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Country Specific Information for Burundi.
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- Contact the U.S. Embassy in Burundi, located at Avenue des Etats-Unis and Avenue du Cinquantenaire in Bujumbura, at +257-22-20-7000 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday. After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +257-22-20-7318 or +257-79-938-841.
- Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).
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