Message for U.S. Citizens: Town Hall Meeting – February 22, 2017
February 13, 2017
The Consular Section is pleased to announce that it will host its first Town Hall of 2017 for all U.S. citizens in Chad at U.S. Embassy N’Djamena on Wednesday, February 22, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
Ambassador Geeta Pasi will deliver keynote remarks followed by brief remarks from officers in our Political and Economic Section and the Regional Security Office. Light refreshments will follow the presentations. Families are invited to attend, including the parents of minor U.S. citizen children.
We ask that all attendees please RSVP to NdjamenaACS@state.gov by February 17. Please include the number of attendees, your full name, and the U.S. citizens’ passport number – this will assist with security screening the day of the event.
For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 66 62 21 00 or +235 22 51 70 09. You can also email us directly with any questions regarding U.S. citizen services at NdjamenaACS@state.gov.
The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to review and follow the guidance in the Travel Warning for Chad, and remain alert for potentially dangerous situations. U.S. citizens are reminded to exercise caution throughout Chad, and maintain vigilance in daily affairs, even when visiting familiar locations. U.S. Embassy personnel maintain an 11:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. curfew until further notice.
For further information:
- See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Country Specific Information for Chad.
- Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
- Contact the U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, located at Avenue Felix Eboué, mailing address B.P. 413, N’Djamena, Chad , at +235 22-51-70-09. After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +235 66-62-21-00 or +235 2251-70-09
- 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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