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Secretary Kerry To Travel to Kenya and Nigeria

Secretary Kerry To Travel to Kenya and Nigeria

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

U.S. Concerned About Detention of Darfuris by the Government of Sudan

U.S. Concerned About Detention of Darfuris by the Government of Sudan

Concerns Regarding Detention of Darfuris by Government of Sudan Authorities Press Statement Elizabeth Trudeau Director,…

President Obama to Participate in 2nd U.S.-Africa Business Forum

President Obama to Participate in 2nd U.S.-Africa Business Forum

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 11, 2016 Statement…

Ambassador Mary Beth Leonard Sworn In as New U.S. Permanent Representative to the African Union

Ambassador Mary Beth Leonard Sworn In as New U.S. Permanent Representative to the African Union

Ambassador Mary Beth Leonard (left) Photo: State Department AMIP News Washington, DC August 9, 2016…

Government of Tunisia Issues $500 Million Bond with U.S. Guarantee

Government of Tunisia Issues $500 Million Bond with U.S. Guarantee

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC August 5, 2016 Today, the Republic…

Transcript of President Obama’s Remarks at 2016 YALI Town Hall

Transcript of President Obama’s Remarks at 2016 YALI Town Hall

Photo: AP THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary August 3, 2016 REMARKS BY…

Asst. Sec. Thomas-Greenfield at YALI 2016

Asst. Sec. Thomas-Greenfield at YALI 2016

Photo: State Department YALI Mandela Washington Fellow Summit Remarks Linda Thomas-Greenfield Assistant Secretary, Bureau of…

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Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on The Republic of Gabon’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC August 17, 2016 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of the Gabonese Republic as you celebrate the 56th anniversary of your nation’s independence on August 17. The United States applauds your commitment to conducting free, fair, and peaceful elections later this month. Your…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on The Republic of Gabon’s National Day

President Obama to Participate in 2nd U.S.-Africa Business Forum

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 11, 2016 Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Participation in the Second U.S.-Africa Business Forum The President will participate in the second U.S.-Africa Business Forum, hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce and Bloomberg Philanthropies, on September 21, 2016 in New…

President Obama to Participate in 2nd U.S.-Africa Business Forum

U.S. Official on Religious Extremism in Africa

Remarks Sarah Sewall Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Remarks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies Washington, DC August 1, 2016 (As prepared for delivery) Good afternoon. Thank you, Jennifer, for the warm introduction, and to Richard, Ben, and the terrific teams at CSIS and the US Commission on International…

U.S. Official on Religious Extremism in Africa

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

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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…

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