HEADLINES

U.S. Condemns Fighting in Northern Mali

U.S. Condemns Fighting in Northern Mali

Press Statement John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Department of…

DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs Hosted Its 2nd Annual Young African ConneXions Summit

DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs Hosted Its 2nd Annual  Young African ConneXions Summit

Story & Picture by DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (Washington) – On Friday, July…

Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry and Sec. Kerry Address Reporters

Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry and Sec. Kerry Address Reporters

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Hassan Shoukry address reporters…

Deputy Secretary Blinken’s Travel to the Maghreb

Deputy Secretary Blinken’s Travel to the Maghreb

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 18, 2016 Deputy Secretary of…

U.S. To Host 2016 U.S. Sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum

U.S. To Host 2016 U.S. Sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 18, 2016 The United States…

Dr. Jill Biden Travels to Malawi

Dr. Jill Biden Travels to Malawi

Dr. Jill Biden interacts with students at Nsama Primary School in Zomba District, Malawi, July…

The Gambia’s Ambassador, Sheikh Omar Faye, on the Presidency of Yahya Jammeh

The Gambia’s Ambassador, Sheikh Omar Faye, on the Presidency of Yahya Jammeh

Embassy of The Gambia Washington, DC Wednesday July 20, 2016 Interview and Story by Frederick…

PHOTO GALLERY

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on the Union of the Sao Tome and Principe’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC July 12, 2016 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe on the 41st anniversary of your independence on July 12. The United States is proud of the strong and vital partnership that our countries have…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on the Union of the Sao Tome and Principe’s National Day

U.S. To Host 2016 U.S. Sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 18, 2016 The United States will host the fifteenth annual U.S.-sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum, commonly known as the AGOA Forum, on September 26, 2016, at the U.S. Department of State, in Washington, D.C. The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) is the…

U.S. To Host 2016 U.S. Sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum

Deputy Secretary Blinken’s Travel to the Maghreb

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 18, 2016 Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia, July 20-26, where he will meet with both government officials and civil society. July 20-21, Deputy Secretary Blinken will be in Morocco to discuss the country’s environmental leadership role with…

Deputy Secretary Blinken’s Travel to the Maghreb

North African Officials in U.S to Explore Strategies to Preserve Cultural Heritage

Photo: Multicultural Kid Blogs Preserving Cultural Heritage Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 15, 2016 Beginning this week, the U.S. Department of State is hosting fifteen officials from the Middle East and North Africa region as part of the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) to explore strategies that prevent the destruction,…

North African Officials in U.S to Explore Strategies to Preserve Cultural Heritage

PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa

Department of State Washington, DC International Health Issues: PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa 07/18/2016 07:30 AM EDT PEPFAR Invests $85 Million to Drive Innovation for Adolescent Girls and Young Women This week, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) joins thousands of partners for the 21st International…

PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa

HEALTH

PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa

PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa

Department of State Washington, DC International Health Issues: PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa 07/18/2016 07:30 AM EDT PEPFAR Invests $85 Million to Drive Innovation for Adolescent Girls and Young Women This week, the U.S.…

PEPFAR and DREAMS Partners Announce Winners of the DREAMS Innovation Challenge

PEPFAR and DREAMS Partners Announce Winners of the DREAMS Innovation Challenge

File Photo Department of State Washington, DC International Health Issues: PEPFAR and DREAMS Partners Announce…

UNAIDS and PEPFAR Announce Reduction in New HIV Infections in Africa

UNAIDS and PEPFAR Announce Reduction in New HIV Infections in Africa

International Health Issues: UNAIDS and PEPFAR Announce Dramatic Reductions in New HIV Infections Among Children…

PEPFAR Announces New Partners and Investments in DREAMS

PEPFAR Announces New Partners and Investments in DREAMS

Department of State Washington, DC December 1, 2015 Johnson & Johnson, Gilead Sciences, and ViiV…

CULTURE

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

Washington, DC April 18, 2016 Somalia’s Asha Hassan and Tunisia’s Ahlem Nasraoui will be honored…

U.S. Sponsors Cultural Heritage Risk Reduction Program for Libya

U.S. Sponsors Cultural Heritage Risk Reduction Program for Libya

File Photo – The Roman amphitheatre at the Sabratha archaeological site in Sabratha Libya Office…

African Women Leaders in STEM Participate in TechWomen 2015

African Women Leaders in STEM Participate in TechWomen 2015

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 30, 2015 Beginning this week,…

North African Officials in U.S to Explore Strategies to Preserve Cultural Heritage

North African Officials in U.S to Explore Strategies to Preserve Cultural Heritage

Photo: Multicultural Kid Blogs Preserving Cultural Heritage Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 15, 2016 Beginning this week, the U.S. Department of State is hosting fifteen officials from the Middle East and North Africa region as…

REGIONAL